Oct 14, 2021

Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - Hospice Seattle

  • Providence
  • Tukwila, WA, USA
Full-time

Job Description

Description:

Providence is calling a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Clinician ( Hospice, Days, 1.0 FTE) to Providence Hospice of Seattle in Tukwila, Washington . This position will support a small geographic region within King County.

Hospice nurses will tell you what a privilege it is to care for patients and their families at the end of their lives. We get to see people where they reside and focus on their goals and improving the quality of their lives. If you are interested in a rewarding career, Providence Hospice might be the opportunity you are looking for! We are a community of caregivers delivering everyday on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

A pply today! Applicants that meet qualifications will receive a text with some additional questions from our Modern Hire system.

In this position you will:

  • Observe and provide data and observation used by the RN to develop a Plan of Care.
  • Implement nursing interventions based on the Plan of Care and Hospice policies and procedures.
  • Anticipate disease progression and implications for symptom management.
  • Inform patient and family as appropriate of current and anticipated changes in patient condition.
  • Instruct patient and family in all aspects of care and end of life.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Associate's Degree in Nursing
  • Current Washington State professional licensure or certification
  • 3 years nursing experience
  • Current Washington State Driver's license and automobile insurance
  • Current Healthcare Provider CPR certification

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Prior Hospice, Homecare, Long Term Care, medical/surgical, and/or oncology experience
  • Hospice certification or advanced certification

About the ministry you will serve.

Providence Hospice of Seattle is a not-for-profit, community-based hospice ministry serving patients in their places of residence throughout King County in Washington state. We provide comprehensive and compassionate physical, emotional, and spiritual care to adults and children nearing the end of their lives, including support for their families and friends. Our skilled and compassionate team includes nurses, medical social workers, home health aides, chaplains, occupational/physical therapists, medical directors, grief support counselors and volunteers.

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: LPN/LVN

Location: Washington-Tukwila

Req ID: 294829