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Home Care LPN
Full Time (Every other weekend), 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.

Department: Home Care
Reports to: Home Care Clinical Supervisor

You can make a difference every day as part of Angela Hospice’s exceptional team. Angela Hospice was founded 35 years ago, rooted on values of respect, dignity, and compassion – and that caring vision extends not only to the patients and families we care for, but to our team members, colleagues, and the community.

We’re looking for a Home Care LPN who shares this vision.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Communicates with other members of the Inter-Disciplinary team and implement appropriate follow up action if needed.
  • Documents care provided according to plan developed and written by RN, and in accordance with Angela Hospice Home Care Inc. policies and procedures.
  • Reports changes in patient conditions to RN or physician and takes follow-up action as necessary.
  • Performs basic nursing skills in a knowledgeable and competent manner that provides for continuity of care.
  • Administers and documents medications/treatments as ordered by the physician and according to Angela Hospice Home Care, Inc. policies and procedures.
  • Educates patients/families regarding medications, treatments as necessary.
  • Documents administration of prn meds/treatments in a timely manner.
  • Communicates patient/family concerns to appropriate personnel, and initiates corrective action, if required.
  • Ensures patient is receiving correct diet and is assisted as necessary.
  • Identifies safety hazards and corrects.
  • Reports all accidents and incidents observed.
  • Observes and responds to safety needs of patients.
  • Identifies and responds appropriately to emergency situations.
  • Assumes responsibility for compliance with federal, state and local regulations.
  • Works cooperatively with patients, families, nursing staff, physicians, consultant personnel, and ancillary service providers.
  • Reports all grievances and complaints initiated by patients or families to the RN or clinical supervisor.

What You Bring

  • Previous LPN experience required, 1 year preferred
  • Current license in the State of Michigan required
  • Hospice experience preferred

Please note: The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) is requiring COVID-19 vaccination for staff within all Medicare and Medicaid-certified facilities. This policy applies to Angela Hospice and our employees.