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Location: Reading, MA
Job ID: 151906-1A
Date Posted: Feb 8, 2019
Continuing Care is part of a vibrant and growing health care system, recognized as a trailblazer in medicine and a standard bearer in patient experience. It includes an award-winning academic medical center, a superb constellation of community hospitals, home care services, rehabilitation facilities and more.
We are committed to attracting, developing and retaining top talent in a market long recognized and revered as a global leader in health. With a team approach to care, we encourage learning and growth at all levels, and we offer competitive salaries and benefits. We adhere to the principles of a just and fair work environment for all colleagues, where respect is foundational and performance is rewarded.
About the Job
The Licensed Caregiver performs nursing services requiring the application of nursing skills in the care of the residential Hospice House patients
Graduate from a Licensed Practical Nursing program accredited by the National League of Nursing (NLNAC) with current licensure to practice as an LPN in the state of Massachusetts. One to two years of Medical/Surgical Nursing experience preferred. Maintains an American Heart Association (AHA) CPR certification.
Demonstrates excellent observation and problem solving/critical thinking skills. Well-developed verbal and written communication skills; essential computer skills to work with EMR. Self-directed and able to work with minimal supervision Shows strong ability to organize and prioritize workload independently; nursing skills per competency checklist.
Per diem position at the Sawtelle Family Hospice House
The Lahey Model of Care—right care, right time, right place—is exactly what patients, providers and payers need and deserve. Identifying and delivering on this convergence of interests has positioned Lahey Health for further growth. Our model ensures care is highly coordinated and locally delivered, with lower costs and exceptional quality.
Lahey Health is a robust, regional system including a teaching hospital, community hospitals, primary care providers, specialists, behavioral and home health services, skilled nursing and rehabilitation facilities, and senior care resources throughout northeastern Massachusetts and southern New Hampshire. The system has a global presence with programs in Canada, Jordan and Bermuda.
Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.