Licensed Practical Nurse Continuous Care
Location: New Smyrna Beach
Posted on: January 12, 2022
Job DescriptionThe Licensed Practical Nurse administers--
-nursing care according to the plan of care to terminally ill
patients admitted to the VITAS-- - program, in accordance with the
Nurse Practice Act in the state where the VITAS program is located.
Provides direct skilled bedside nursing care. Evaluates patient
/family needs in the preparation and executions of the
interdisciplinary plan of care for each patient on the team and the
effectiveness of treatments and monitors patients reactions.
Performs selected acts in care of the terminally ill under the
direct supervision of a registered nurse; such acts include the
administration of treatments and medications. Participates in Nurse
LPN on- call rotation/schedule in order to meet the needs of
patients and families. QUALIFICATIONS Currently licensed to
practice nursing in the state where the VITAS program is located.
At least one year, preferably two years, of satisfactory nursing
experience, at least one year of which is as an LPN/LVN in a
hospital, hospice, home health, or community health setting.
EDUCATION Graduate of an approved school of Practical/Vocational
nursing SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS TO CANDIDATE EOE/AA M/F/D/V About
UsWhy VITAS Healthcare and What Do They Offer Me? VITAS Healthcare
is the nation's leading provider of end of life care. We provide
our employees opportunities for professional growth, advancement
and competitive benefits. Benefits Include: - Competitive
compensation-- - - Health, dental, vision, life and disability
insurance - Pre-tax healthcare and dependent care flexible spending
accounts - Life insurance - 401(k) plan with numerous investment
options and generous company match - Cancer and/or critical illness
benefit - Tuition Reimbursement - Paid Time Off - Employee
Assistance Program - Legal Insurance - Roadside Assistance -
Affinity Program Choose a Career with VITAS We offer a variety of
full-time, part-time and per-diem employment opportunities. You can
choose to work day or night shifts, weekdays or weekends. Employees
earn competitive salaries and have the flexibility to choose a
benefits package suitable to their own needs and lifestyle.
Keywords: Vitas, Deltona , Licensed Practical Nurse Continuous Care, Healthcare , New Smyrna Beach, Florida
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