Sawtelle Family Hospice House LPN

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Location: Reading, MA
Job ID: 166684-1A
Date Posted: Sep 3, 2021
Category: Nursing

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Job Description

Welcome To

Welcome To Beth Israel Lahey Health at Home. Our team provides high-quality home care and hospice services by partnering with physicians, hospitals and skilled nursing facilities to provide specialized care to patients in the comfort of their own home. Our team of nurses, therapists (physical, occupational, and speech), medical social workers, and home health aides work together to devise and implement a compassionate care plan that is expressly tailored for each patient.

About the Job

A Hospice House LPN performs nursing services requiring the application of nursing skills in the care of the residential Hospice House patients.  Comprehensive  orientation in a supporative environment.

Full time,  37.5 hours, 12 hour shifts, 7:a.m. - 7:30 p.m. position,

Minimum Qualifications:

Education, Experience, Licensure, Certification & Registration:

  • 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; New Grads condsidered.
  • Maintains an American  Heart Association (AHA) CPR certification.

Skills, Knowledge & Abilities:

  • 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.

Benefits offered for any position with over 20 scheduled standard hours:

  •  Voluntary Insurance choices for Medical, Dental, Vision, Disability, Life, Auto and Home, and Pet Insurance available
  • Lahey Outpatient Pharmacy Benefits
  • 403B
  • Paid Time Off or (PTO)
  • Tuition Assistance for 20 hours or more per week after 1 year of continuous benefits eligible employment  

About Us

Beth Israel Lahey Health is an integrated system providing patients with better care wherever they are. Care informed by world-class research and education. We are doctors and nurses, technicians and social workers, innovators and educators, and so many others. All with a shared vision for what healthcare can and should be. We are committed to attracting, developing and retaining top talent. We strive to create a diverse and inclusive workplace that reflects the communities in which we work and serve. With a team approach to care, we encourage learning and growth at all levels and offer competitive salaries and benefits.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.