LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE



DATES POSTED:  31 May - 07 July 2022

POSITION: Licensed Practical Nurse

DEPARTMENT: Patient Services (Dutchess County)

STATUS/HOURS:
* Full Time/40 hours per week with flexibility to staff when needed
* Monday-Friday (8:30am-4:30pm or 10:00am-6:00pm);
* Crisis Care hours also available (4:30pm-12:30am)
* One weekend on-call shift per month

FLSA: Non-Exempt

FUNCTION:
As a member of the Hospice team, the LPN works primarily in a support role by performing tasks and responsibilities within the framework of case findings, health teaching, health counseling and provision of supportive and restorative care under the direction of a registered nurse carrying out the nursing process. The LPN works under the direct supervision of the RN or licensed physician and interacts with patients, spouse, significant others, family members, physicians, and fellow team members in keeping with the mission and mandate of Hospice.

EDUCATION: New York State licensed as a practical nurse.

EXPERIENCE:
* Minimum two years’ experience in Nursing, working in home care or hospice setting desired.
* Ability to work independently and with a team
* Valid NYS driver’s license and own transportation.
* Hospice and Palliative Care LPN certification, or obtained ASAP

To submit resume or for more information, contact:
Alexa Betts-Piazza
Human Resources Associate
845-473-2273 Ext. 1139
bettspiazzaa@hvhospice.org