Work Hours/Shift: Full Time Days, weekend rotation if needed.
Under the supervision of the Hospice Registered Nurse/Case Manager, the Hospice LPN assists in the administration of the patient's plan of care as developed by the patient, family, attending physician, and members of the interdisciplinary team. Care can be given in a number of settings including but not limited to the patient's residence, hospice inpatient units, a skilled nursing or assisted living facility. The Hospice LPN provides Continuous Care when needed during a period of crisis and as necessary to maintain a patient at home. The LPN is required to follow the POC under the RN and meet productivity expectations. The LPN is responsible for accurate documentation of every patient visit.
Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth:
$500 Sign On Bonus if eligible
Join an organization whose mission is "To Extend the Healing Ministry of Christ"
Opportunities for career growth within an organization recognized locally and nationally as a healthcare leader
No state income tax
PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:
· Implement care per the Plan of care
· Educate patients and families on end of life care and issues
· Prepare patient and family for approaching death
· Provide direct patient care
· Promote patient comfort and assist in changes to meet the needs
· Document appropriately to Medicare regulation
You will be responsible for:
Implement care per the Plan of care
Educate patients and families on end of life care and issues
Prepare patient and family for approaching death
Provide direct patient care
Promote patient comfort and assist in changes to meet the needs
Document appropriately to Medicare regulations
What will you need?
Valid Nursing license from the State of Florida
Must maintain active Driver’s license and auto insurance
Graduate of an accredited school for practical nursing
At AdventHealth, Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ is our mission. It calls us to be His hands and feet in helping people feel whole. Our story is one of hope — one that strives to heal and restore the body, mind and spirit. Our more than 80,000 skilled and compassionate caregivers in hospitals, physician practices, outpatient clinics, urgent care centers, skilled nursing facilities, home health agencies and hospice centers are committed to providing individualized, wholistic care.