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Hospice LPN

Company: Gentiva Hospice
Location: Birmingham
Posted on: September 15, 2023

Job Description:

Our Company: Gentiva Hospice is member of the Gentiva family - an industry leader in hospice, palliative and personal home care. Our place is by the side of those who need us, offering physical, spiritual and emotional support to patients and their families so they may make the most of every moment. We believe that better care for caregivers and clinicians means better care for everyone, so we offer ongoing professional training, lower nurse-to-patient ratios, and comprehensive benefits for eligible employees. Here, youll join gifted colleagues who make a lasting difference in peoples lives every day. Overview:Join us to make a difference when life matters most! We believe every day is an opportunity to make care more personal and life more comfortable. Thats why we offer personal care, palliative care and hospice to give people the care they need with dignity, grace, and love.? As a Full Time Hospice Licensed Practical Nurse / LPN, you will be eligible for:

Competitive PayMedical, Dental, Vision Plans Wellness Program and Resources including:
A dedicated Accolade Care Coordinator for personalized care management support of all your healthcare needsTelemedicine ProgramType 2 Diabetes Management Program via Virta Health A complete Joint and Spine Program with concierge services via Nimble OrthopedicsGenerous Paid Time Off (plan increases with tenure) and 7 paid holidaysPre-tax FSA and HSA plans (HSA w/company contributions)401(k) with company matching contributionsCareer growth opportunities available at both the branch and corporate levelsOne on One Onboarding Program with a Nurse PreceptorFree Continuing Education UnitsTuition Program that includes:
Access to 280+ program at 25+ learning partnersOnline classes with flexible start datesTuition reimbursement Company paid life and long-term disability insuranceVoluntary long-term care, critical illness, accident insurance, and pet insurance Local and national award programsReferral bonus programMileage reimbursement or Fleet ProgramFinancial assistance program supporting teammates in times of need As a Hospice LPN, you will:
You will report directly to the Administrator or Executive Director.Provide direct patient care services to hospice patients and supportive care to the patients family with a reasonable case load.Evaluate patient/family needs and assist in the preparation and execution of the plan of care for each patient.Report findings or changes in the patients condition to the Registered Nurse, interdisciplinary team and referring physician and document all reports.Attend staff meetings.About You:Hospice LPN requirements:Hospice heart: compassionate, kind and empathetic to your patients and their families.Comfortable providing care wherever the patient calls home.Demonstrate flexibility and composure while supporting others in a time of crisis.Licensed Practical Nurse / LPN license to practice in the state of requested employment.1+ years of patient care experience in hospice, home health, ICU, geriatric, or oncology strongly preferred.Additional, preferred experience to help you be successful in a hospice role: hospital Staff LPN, Staff LVN, Med Surg, PACU, Float pool, ER or emergency room, critical care, acute care, cardiac, geriatric, admissions, wound care, telemetry, nursing home or travel.Current drivers license and automobile insurance.Current CPR certification. Gentiva is a family of industry-leading hospice, palliative and personal care providers. With more than 430 locations and thousands of compassionate clinicians across 36 states, our place is by the side of those who need us, offering assistance with daily living and helping patients and their families manage the physical, emotional and spiritual effects of serious illness or a terminal diagnosis. Gentivas corporate headquarters is in Atlanta, Georgia, with providers delivering care across the U.S. Members of the Gentiva family include Gentiva Hospice, Hospice Plus, Kindred Hospice, New Century Hospice, Regency SouthernCare, SouthernCare Hospice Services, SouthernCare New Beacon, Empatia Palliative Care; Gentiva Personal Care, Girling Personal Care, The Home Option and Victorian Home Care. Licensed practical nurse, Licensed vocational nurse, Nurse, Nursing, LPN, LVN, Licensed Nurse, Staff LPN, Staff LVN, Travel LPN, Travel LVN, Hospice LPN, Hospice LVN, Med surg LPN, Cardiac nurse, Geriatric nurse, Home health LPN, Home health LVN, Home care LPN, Home care LVN, Palliative care nurse, LPN Travel, LVN Travel, LPN PRN, LPN Hospital We Offer:
  • Comprehensive Benefits Package: Health Insurance, 401k Plan, Tuition Reimbursement, PTO
  • Opportunity to Participate In a Fleet Program
  • Competitive Salaries
  • Mileage Reimbursement
  • Professional Growth and Development OpportunitiesLegalese:
    • This is a safety-sensitive position
    • Employee must meet minimum requirements to be eligible for benefits
    • Where applicable, employee must meet state specific requirements
    • We are proud to be an EEO employer
    • We maintain a drug-free workplaceLocation:Gentiva Hospice

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