Providence Health & Services LVN II Home Care - West San Fernando Valley areas in Granada Hills, California
Providence is calling a full time, day shift Licensed Vocational Nurse to Providence Saint Joseph Home Health based in Burbank, CA.
This position will provide coverage for the west San Fernando Valley areas.
Must be able to work weekend rotation.
Candidates must be available Monday through Friday
In this position you will:
Provide professional nursing care under supervision.
Provide care to assigned patients and their care givers in the home setting.
Demonstrate proficiency in delivering care to assigned age-specific patient population (e.g infants, adolescents, adults, geriatrics, pediatrics) and participate in related continuing education.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Current California Licensed Vocational Nurse
Minimum 1-year previous medical/surgical experience as a licensed vocational license
Current Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers sponsored by the American Heart Association
IV Therapy certification
Valid Driver's License
Meets minimum state requirement for auto insurance
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
One year recent home health/home hospice experience
computer skills for EMR documentation
About the home health you will serve:
As an integral part of the respected Providence Health & Services for over 25 years, our highly skilled healthcare professionals provide a full range of home health and clinical specialty programs to patients experiencing an illness, hospitalization or surgery or, for those receiving treatment for a chronic or acute illness. Providence Home Care embraces everyone from new mothers and their babies to the elderly with chronic health problems.
Our team of health care professionals starts with the patient and his or her physician and may include: registered nurses; certified home health aides; social workers; physical, occupational and speech therapists. Our specialty care includes patient assessment and monitoring; beside protime monitoring; IV therapy; total parenteral nutrition; gastric feeding tube (G-Tube) for long-term enteral nutrition; V.A.C. therapy used to promote healing in acute or chronic wounds, fight infection and enhance healing of burns; pain management; injections; and ostomy management. From same-day referrals and a smooth transition from hospital to home, to attentive follow-up and communication with your own doctor, we provide care and support for you every step of the way to help restore your health to its fullest potential. Our goal is to equip our patients with the education and resources needed to regain and maintain good health.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Home Health Nursing
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Req ID: 212344