Providence Health & Services LVN - Hospice Intake in Torrance, California
Providence is calling a full time, day shift Intake Licensed Vocational Nurse ( LVN ) to Providence TrinityCare Hospice in Torrance, California.
This is an office based position, primarily Mon-Fri with a monthly weekend rotation.
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:
Act as a contact for information and coordination of the initial Providence TrinityCare Hospice services from physicians, insurance companies, discharge planners and other outside referral sources.
Provide access for new patients to Providence TrinityCare Hospice services.
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.
Community hospice/health, med/surg or case management experience
Hospice experience strongly preferred
About the hospice 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 CHAP (Community Health Accreditation Program) accredited. We also provide the only specialized pediatric hospice service in Los Angeles County.
As the only pediatric hospice in Los Angeles County, Providence TrinityKids Care understands the impact a seriously ill child can have on the life of a family. A specialized division of TrinityCare, TrinityKids Care helps children with life-limiting illnesses leave the hospital in order to spend as much time as possible at home with their families.
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.
Job Category: LPN/LVN
Req ID: 210105