Seasons Hospice & Palliative Care Hospice Nurse - LPN in Middlebury, Connecticut
A hospice nurse understands that it is the small things that matter. A warm smile and reassuring touch that shows you care. A kind word that soothes the heart and fosters a personal connection. A hospice nurse believes in the importance of building relationships, and is ready to make a difference.
Hospice nursing isn't just a job, it's a calling. Here at Seasons Hospice, nurses are at the forefront of the care we provide. We tailor our orientation program to each specific nurse using a combination of e-learning and hands-on training at the bedside, giving our nurses the education and tools they need to guide and care for our patients at one of the most critical times in their lives. The reward for doing so is immeasurable.
Consider joining the Seasons team today: where those who give, receive.
The role contributes to Seasons mission of Honoring Life and Offering Hope by working under the direction of a Hospice Nurse-RN, provide nursing care to maximize the comfort and health of patients and families in accordance with the interdisciplinary plan of care. May include pre-hosipce services, continuous care services and in-home respite care services.
Positions Over Which Supervisory Responsibility is Held: None
Associates degree, preferred
Current and valid Licensed Practical Nurse license in state(s) license(s) where practicing required
Current and valid CPR certification preferred, required in Georgia
Meet the regulations and requirements of the state(s) in which program provides services
Minimum one year of experience working in a licensed field, preferred, required in California
Previous experience in hospice, home health, general medical surgical or patient population specific (i.e.: geriatrics, pediatric, etc.) nursing.
Must have reliable automobile, valid driver’s license, and the minimum state required liability auto insurance
Commitment to Seasons philosophy of care, TRUE HOPE values, vision and mission statements as an exemplary role model for all staff
Scheduled Hours: Tuesday - Saturday 8am-5pm
Job ID: 2021-14117
External Company Name: Seasons Hospice & Palliative Care
External Company URL: www.seasons.org
Street: 1579 Straits Turnpike