Licensed Vocational Nurse – LightBridge Hospice & Palliative Care – San Diego, CA

LVNs needed – (San Diego)

$5,000 Sign on Bonus (for experienced nurses)

Spanish speaking a plus

LightBridge Hospice and Palliative Care is dedicated to providing the medical, spiritual, emotional and psychological support patients and families need during the final phase of life. In addition to holistic and comprehensive care, LightBridge offers special programs to enhance care and quality of life for patients, including integrative therapies and a commitment to the specialized needs of veterans and people with dementia. LightBridge is also proud to be the first hospice program in San Diego County specifically dedicated to the needs and concerns of the Jewish community through the Ohr Ami program.

If you are looking to embark on an amazing journey of providing heartfelt care to patients, LightBridge Hospice & Palliative Care is for you. We are passionate about providing quality hospice and palliative care in a manner that is thoughtful and meaningful. To travel this journey with a family during this time is nothing short of extraordinary. We are blessed to have so many dedicated professionals on our team, providing loving care to our patients and their families. For us, it’s more than a job – it’s a calling.

LightBridge Benefit Package includes:

Competitive salary based on experience

Professional development, education and training

Flexible schedule (8 or 10hr shifts)

Mileage reimbursement

Paid time off (sick & vacation) and holidays

Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, 401k benefits

LightBridge Hospice & Palliative Care has openings for all shifts and weekends, with a weekend shift differential.

The Hospice Licensed Vocational Nurse is responsible for providing high quality nursing care to LightBridge patients. This is accomplished by making regular visits to patients wherever they reside, communicating regularly with the hospice Case Manager and Interdisciplinary Team, identifying patient/family/care giver needs and providing for those needs in accordance with the attending physician’s orders and the IDT plan of care. The position requires the ability to build rapport and communicate effectively with patients, families, physicians, other IDT team members and, if the patient lives in a nursing home, with the nursing facility staff.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS:

  • Current license to practice as a licensed vocational nurse in the State of California
  • Valid Driver’s License and Proof of Auto Insurance Coverage
  • Preferable one (1) year of experience as a professional nurse within the last three (3) years OR
  • Demonstrated ability to assess and respond to the needs of patients, families and caregivers in varied settings and to function effectively in a nursing facility environment
  • Demonstrated skill in nursing practice, ability to cope with family emotional stress and tolerance of individual lifestyles
  • Ability to handle multiple priorities, documentation requirements and deadlines
  • Able to travel to multiple locations in the course of the working day/week
  • Reliable transportation with required insurance coverage

Please log on to our website http://lightbridgehospice.com/join-our-team/ to learn more about Lightbridge and complete our application on-line for this GREAT opportunity

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Referral program
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance

Schedule:

  • 10 hour shift
  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Night shift
  • On call
  • Weekend availability

Supplemental Pay:

  • Bonus pay
  • Signing bonus

License/Certification:

  • LVN (Required)

Work Location:

  • On the road

Source: Indeed.com
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