Providence Health & Services LVN II - Home Health in Burbank, California

Description:

Providence is calling a full time, day shift Licensed Vocational Nurse to Providence Saint Joseph Home Health based in Burbank, CA.

Please upload a current resume reflecting all professional nursing experience.

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.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Current unencumbered California LVN license

  • 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 ministry you willserve:

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

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 82,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 600 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. 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.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Home Health Nursing

Location: California-Burbank

Req ID: 184072