Full-Time

Hospice LVN

Mission Healthcare

Mission Healthcare

201-500 employees

Provides personalized home-based healthcare services across states


$34hourly

Reasonable accommodations

Junior, Mid

San Diego, CA, USA

Required Skills
Communications
Requirements
  • Graduate of an accredited practical nurse or vocational nursing program.
  • Three years nursing experience. Community/home health or medical/surgical experience is preferred.
  • Currently licensed as a LPN/LVN in the State.
  • Complies with accepted professional standards and practice.
  • Demonstrates good verbal and written communication, and organization skills.
  • Must be a licensed driver with an automobile that is insured in accordance with state and/or organization requirements and is in good working order.
  • Possess and maintains current CPR Certification.
  • Understands philosophy of Hospice concept. Also Understands needs of the terminally ill.
Responsibilities
  • Provides direct patient care as defined in State Nurse Practice Act, including specialized duties related to end of life care.
  • Implements current nursing practice following a comprehensive assessment and the plan of care.
  • Provides accurate and timely documentation of patient services to reflect the plan of care.
  • Assesses and provides patient and family/caregiver education and information pertinent to diagnosis and self-plan of care.
  • Participates in coordination of Hospice services, appropriately reporting the identified needs to the interdisciplinary group.
  • Uses and prepares equipment and supplies effectively, adhering to aseptic technique.
  • Provides appropriate pain/symptom management. Evaluates patient’s response to treatments/medications.
  • Participates in personal and professional growth and development. Also participates in organization’s quality assessments performance improvement teams and activities.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Mission Healthcare, established in 2009, is a leading provider of home-based healthcare services, offering personalized skilled home health, hospice, and transitional care to over 30,000 patients across 33 locations. The company's commitment to high-quality, cost-effective care is demonstrated by its dedicated staff of over 1,800 employees and its partnerships with leading health systems, which are customized to ensure exceptional, coordinated care. Recognized as a Top Workplace, Mission Healthcare's culture prioritizes patient care and employee satisfaction, as evidenced by glowing reviews from patients and their families.

Company Stage

Private

Total Funding

N/A

Headquarters

San Diego, California

Founded

2009

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

4%

1 year growth

9%

2 year growth

14%