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Licensed Practical Nurse $5,000 Bonus

Responsibilities:

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Licensed Practical Nurse - Worcester Territory **$5,000 Bonus

Hours: Full time Monday to Friday (flexible)

The
Licensed Practical Nurse
will be responsible for, but are not limited to:

  • Observes and documents the physical, mental and emotional needs of the patient and family on an ongoing basis
  • Consults with the Hospice Nurse regarding the patient's status and symptom management at appropriate levels
  • Delivers physical and psychological care as prescribed by the attending physician, as supervised by the Hospice Nurse and as approved by the IDC team
  • Monitors and documents patient/family input and response to care
  • Maintains continuity of patient care through ongoing communication with families and other health care professionals
  • Participates in Interdisciplinary Team Meetings and all other meetings as assigned
  • Maintains sufficient and appropriate home care supplies for adequate patient care management
  • Collection of documentation and paperwork as requested by the Hospice Nurse.
  • Assistance with clinical billing as deemed necessary.
  • Assist the Hospice Nurse in the supervision of Hospice Aides, as well as contracted agency aides, at least every two weeks
  • Participates in orientation of new hospice aides as assigned
  • Qualifications

    Education:

    Associate's Degree in a related field

    Professional Experience:

    • Hold a Valid and current LPN license within the state of operations
    • 1 year of clinical experience
    • Long Term Care/Home Care/Hospice experience preferred
    • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
    • Able to work as part of an inter-disciplinary team

    Licensed Practical Nurse $5,000 Bonus

    Ascend Family of Companies
    Worcester, MA
    Full Time

    Published on 11/25/2021

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