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Hospice LPN

Cape Cod Healthcare

Falmouth, MA
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Hospice LPN-180123-50005743
Under the direction of the Team Leader and within the Agency policies and procedures, the LPN follows the plan of care on individual patients within the guidelines of his/her licensure to provide for the safety and quality of care treatment or services.
  • Assesses the patient and family needs, reports new or pertinent findings to RN and MD.
  • Follows prescribed plan of care as completed by the RN in order to address identified needs.
  • Demonstrates the skills and judgments to implement the medical plan of care, nursing interventions and procedures as necessary for the care of the patient, within the guidelines of his/her licensure
  • Evaluates and reassesses the identified problems, care provided and patient’s response on a continuing basis.
  • Identifies ancillary services needed by patients and families and reports findings to RN.
  • Collaborates and communicates on a regular basis with the Team Leader, Office Nurse, RN and members of the interdisciplinary team as needed.
  • Assists patients and families in accessing appropriate community resources.
  • Records narrative documentation to reflect skilled care. Documentation is clear, concise and addresses specifics of teaching, direct care and response of patient/caregiver.
  • All other duties as assigned.

  • Graduate of an approved LPN school of nursing.
  • Current LPN license in Massachusetts.
  • CPR certification required.
  • Minimum one (1) year recent experience in an acute care facility.
  • Homecare and computer skills preferred.

Schedule Details: Hospice Department%0A37.5 hours per week, days, rotating weekends and holidays.
Organization: Visiting Nurse Association
Primary Location: Falmouth
Department: VNA-LPN Hourly
Employee Classification: Regular-Regular
Shift: Day
Weekend Shifts: Rotating
Holiday Shifts: Rotating
Posting Start Date: Jan 24, 2018
Posting End Date: Ongoing
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