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Providence LVN - Hospice Crisis Care in Torrance, California

Description:

Providence is calling a Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) for the Crisis Care team (full-time/day shift) to Providence TrinityCare Hospice based in Torrance, CA.

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We are seeking a Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) who will be responsible for providing direct patient/family care under the supervision of a Registered Nurse for the Hospice Care Program. Responsibilities include following the Plan of Care, providing treatments, and working collaboratively with the members of the team to help meet positive patient/family care outcomes. May provide care to premature infants, infants, pediatrics, adolescents, young, middle and older adults.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position includes:

  • Graduate of a Vocational Nursing program

  • Current unencumbered California LVN license

  • Possesses and maintains current BLS certification

  • Must be a licensed driver with an automobile that is in good working order and insured in accordance with state and/or PH&S/TrinityCare Hospice requirements

  • Minimum 1-year Nursing experience

  • Demonstrate good verbal and written communication and organizational skills

  • Demonstrate understanding of hospice philosophy and concept and understands the needs of the terminally ill

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Community health/hospice/palliative care or medical/surgical experience.

  • Bilingual a plus

About the ministry you will serve.

Providence TrinityCare Hospice, established in 1977, is the oldest and largest non-profit hospice in Southern California and the first to be licensed by the State of California. Caring for people in Los Angeles and Orange Counties with professional teams. Providence TrinityCare Hospice is Medicare Certified and Joint Commission accredited. We also provide the only specialized pediatric hospice service in Los Angeles County.

For information on our comprehensive range of benefits, visit:

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Hospice Nursing

Location: California-Torrance

Req ID: 270817

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