Providence Health & Services LVN - Hospice Intake Weekends in Torrance, California
Providence is calling a Per Diem, Variable Shift Intake Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN, LVN) to Providence Trinity Care Hospice based in Torrance, CA.
We are seeking a Per Diem LVN for Intake, primarily for weekends and some coverage during the week for vacations and holidays.
Click on the video link to learn more about TrinityCare Hospice: http://california.providence.org/trinitycare/
Please upload a current resume reflecting all professional nursing experience.
In this position you will have the following responsibilities:
Receive patient-related case referrals from physicians, insurance companies, discharge planners, etc., ordering hospice services
Take hospice evaluation and admission order and verifies information for accuracy and completeness
Assess patient appropriateness for admission based on Intake data and admission criteria in conjunction with the Clinical Supervisor
Required qualifications for this position include:
Graduate of an accredited practical or vocational nursing program.
Current unencumbered California LPN/LVN licensure.
Possesses and maintains current BLS Certification through the American Heart Association.
Minimum of one (1) year of LVN experience.
Demonstrates good verbal and written communication and organizational skills.
Demonstrates effective and diplomatic telephone communication skills.
Demonstrates a working knowledge of computer applications including Microsoft Office and e-mail.
Demonstrates understanding of hospice philosophy and concept, and understands the needs of the terminally ill.
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/ Providence TrinityCare Hospice requirements.
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Community health/hospice, medical/surgical or case management experience
Hospice or palliative care experience
Bilingual in Spanish/English a plus
About the hospice you will serve.
Providence Trinity Care Hospice, established in 1977, is the oldest and largest nonprofit 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 Trinity Care Hospice is Medicare Certified and CHAP (Community Health Accreditation Program) 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
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.
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
Job Category: LPN/LVN
Req ID: 241974