Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) St. Joseph Hospice

Carpenter Health Network Slidell, LA
St. Joseph Hospice - Hammond

We invite you to be a part of an innovative healthcare company whose reach extends across five states! Find your joyful purpose at The Carpenter Health Network

St. Joseph Hospice is seeking a Full Time Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) to service patients are Slidell area.

Essential duties include:

* Provides nursing and supportive care in accordance with Interdisciplinary Plan of Care, under the direction of the RN.

* Communicates with the attending physicians, other hospice team members and other agencies as needed to coordinate optimal care and use of community resources for the patient/family

* Document all services provided and submit on appropriate forms.

* Demonstrates knowledge of Medicare/Medicaid regulations for hospice benefits.

* Report changes in patient condition and needs to RN

* Great time management skills

Qualifications:

* Minimum of 2 years as an Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

* Current Louisiana license

* Have dependable transportation, drivers license and car insurance

* Previous Hospice experience preferred

An excellent compensation package is being offered to the selected candidate including: competitive salary, health insurance, PTO, 401-k and a real opportunity to grow!

Exceptional Care. Exceptional People.

Only candidates with appropriate experience will be considered. All others need not apply. EOE.