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Hospice LVN / Licensed Vocational Nurse (PRN)

Company: Silverado
Location: Stafford
Posted on: May 15, 2024

Job Description:

Be part of a renowned team at Silverado Hospice, a Fortune Magazine Best Workplace in Aging Services, where exceptional care meets exceptional careers! For 27 years, Silverado associates have wholeheartedly delivered unmatched care and enriched the lives of those we've been privileged to serve.At Silverado, we prioritize not only our patients and families but also our valued associates. As a certified Great Place to Work, we provide competitive compensation and exceptional benefits to our full-time team members.We are currently seeking a PRN Hospice Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) in the South Houston area who shares our passion for providing dignified, compassionate end-of-life care. This person will be covering the South Houston area.Shift: PRN as neededPay includes: Hourly rate for all patient care + same hourly rate for drive time + mileage reimbursementWhy choose Silverado Hospice South Houston?We're ranked 6th nationwide by Fortune Magazine in their Best Workplaces in Aging Services list, marking our 3rd consecutive year in the top 10!Certified as a Great Place to Work for six consecutive yearsWe value internal mobility; Silverado provides growth opportunities for just about any position on our teamsWe offer education assistance programs to support school reimbursements and provide paid trainingExperience work-life balance with flexible scheduling and much more!The non-negotiables:Must have a valid Licensed Vocational/Practical Nursing license within this stateMust have at least one year of working experience as an LVN/LPNHospice experience preferred, but not requiredMust have evidence of CPR trainingValid driver's license, auto insurance, reliable transportation, and willingness to drive to patient's locationWhat you will be doing:Demonstrated competency in performance of skilled nursing functionsAbility to work with dying patients and their familiesUnder the direction of a Registered Nurse, the Hospice field nurse provides skilled nursing and palliative care for assigned Hospice patients. He/she works cooperatively with the other members of the Interdisciplinary Hospice TeamThe Hospice nurse provides intermittent visits or shifts of skilled nursing care, performs prescribed medical treatments, including pain management and symptom control, provides nursing observations, provides teaching regarding the expected course of the disease, care techniques and other health measures to the patient, family or other primary caregiver, and participates in the care plan development and implementationPerforms all related duties as assignedWe are looking for someone who:Loves peopleHas compassion and patienceA quick learner who is dedicated to professional growthIs ethical, honest, dependable, and open-mindedIs an effective communicator in both verbal and written EnglishSilverado offers the following benefits to eligible employees:401(k) matchingHealth, Dental and Vision InsuranceFlexible Spending Account (FSA), Health Savings Account (HSA)Paid time offTuition reimbursement and professional development assistanceReferral programOther amazing benefits such as Pet Insurance, Auto and Home Insurance and Discount Programs!* Silverado is not using outside recruiters to source for this position and will not accept agency or non-Silverado recruiter represented candidates in connection with this job posting. *To view California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) information, please visit this page: https://www.silverado.com/legal-disclaimers/#Consumer-Privacy-Act-DisclosurePROTECTING YOU, PROTECTING OTHERS: We believe our residents, patients and associates deserve to thrive in an environment protected from COVID-19. At Silverado, vaccines are offered and required for all associates.To maintain our world class standard, all offers of employment with Silverado are contingent upon a satisfactory background check as well as drug screening, a physical and TB testing (if required for the position). Silverado also uses E-Verify to confirm work authorization with both the Social Security Administration and the Department of Homeland Security.EOE/M/F/D/Vby Jobble

Keywords: Silverado, Houston , Hospice LVN / Licensed Vocational Nurse (PRN), Healthcare , Stafford, Texas

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