Providence St. Joseph Health

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St. Joseph Health / Covenant Health LVN - Hospice (Per Diem) in Petaluma, California

Hospice of Petaluma is hiring a per diem Hospice LVN!

Location: Petaluma, CA

Work Schedule: On call/Per diem

Shift: 8 Hour - Variable (Days)

Job Summary:

The LVN is responsible for providing interpersonal, technical and hands-on nursing care, within the scope of practice as outlined by the California Board of Nursing, to patients under the direction of a designated Registered Nurse.

Skills:

  • Able to communicate effectively (written and verbal).

  • Effective skills in communication, problem solving, interpersonal relationships, and prioritization.

  • Has the flexibility to adapt to new and challenging situations.

  • Ability to think critically.

  • Able to give constructive feedback and teaches staff and patients.

  • Basic computer skills.

  • Demonstrates a sound understanding of nursing practice with dying patients.

  • Self-directed with ability to work collaboratively and manage complex and multiple situations.

    Minimum Position Qualifications:

    Education:

  • Education to meet certification, license or registration requirement

Experience:

  • 6 months experience as a LVN in a health care setting

Licenses and Certifications:

  • Current, active LVN license in the State of California.

  • BLS certification

    Preferred Position Qualifications:

    Experience:

  • Home care or hospice experience

St. Joseph Home Care Network (SJHCN) is a Home Health ministry of St. Joseph Health, serving three Northern California counties; Humboldt County, Napa County and Sonoma County. Our networks of compassionate, highly skilled employees are dedicated to putting the patient first to improve the health of individuals and families in our community. The Home Health caregivers assist in restoring a patient's optimal health and support the family by going into the home and ministering to the physical, psychological and spiritual needs of the patient and family members. Our home care services are a literal representation of reaching out to our community to care for our dear neighbors.

Company: St. Joseph Home Care Network

Category: LPN / LVN

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