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Providence Health & Services LVN - Hospice in Torrance, California

Description:

Providence is calling a Per Diem, Day Shift Licensed Vocational Nurse - Hospice at Providence TrinityCare Hospice based in Torrance, CA.

Must be available to work weekend rotations.

Please upload a current resume reflecting all professional nursing experience.

This opening will utilize the Modern Hire Prescreen Tool. If invited to this prescreen, candidates who complete this process will be given priority for interview consideration (Please note: Completing this process does not guarantee that you will be selected for an in-person interview).

To learn more about TrinityCare Hospice please click on the video link: http://california.providence.org/trinitycare/

In this position you will:

  • Responsible for providing direct patient/family care under the supervision of a Registered Nurse.

  • 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.

  • Implement and maintain established department, unit, administrative, and clinical policies/procedures for patient care, safety, and infection control.

  • Conduct initial and ongoing patient assessment with attention to each patient's physical, emotional, psychosocial and spiritual needs.

  • Collaborate and communicate with other personnel to maintain good employee relations, meet interdepartmental objectives, and optimize patient care.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications:

  • Graduate of an accredited practical or vocational nursing program.

  • Currently licensed as an LPN / LVN in the state of California.

  • Current BLS for Healthcare Providers certification

  • Minimum 1-year LVN experience in acute, skilled nursing, hospice, home health or palliative care.

  • Demonstrate flexibility in scheduling, including weekend rotations.

  • Must have a valid driver's license with an automobile that is in good working order and insured in accordance with state and/or LCMHS / TrinityCare Hospice requirements.

Preferred qualifications:

  • Experience in hospice or home care preferred

  • 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.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

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 Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. 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: On Call

Shift: Day

Job Category: LPN/LVN

Location: California-Torrance

Req ID: 252604

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