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Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - Continuous Care

Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - Continuous Care

Job Description

VITAS is looking for per-diem LPNs for its Continuous Care Dept.  The hours for this position are from 8:00 am to 7:00 pm.

The Licensed Practical Nurse administers nursing care according to the plan of care to terminally ill patients admitted to the VITAS  program, in accordance with the Nurse Practice Act in the state where the VITAS program is located.

  • Provides direct skilled bedside nursing care.
  • Evaluates patient /family needs in the preparation and executions of the interdisciplinary plan of care for each patient on the team and the effectiveness of treatments and monitors patients reactions.
  • Performs selected acts in care of the terminally ill under the direct supervision of a registered nurse; such acts include the administration of treatments and medications.
  • Participates in Nurse LPN on- call rotation/schedule in order to meet the needs of patients and families.

Job Requirements

  • Completion of course of study as required acquiring state licensure.
  • Graduate of an approved school of Practical/Vocational nursing.


  • At least one year, preferably two years of satisfactory nursing experience and at least one year in a hospital on which is an LPN/LVN in a hospital on an adult medical surgical unit.
  • Currently licensed as a Licensed Practical Nurse where the VITAS program is located.

PI80934525

Job Snapshot

Employment Type Seasonal/Temp
Job Type Health Care
Education High School
Experience 1 to 2 years
Manages Others Not Specified
Industry Healthcare - Health Services
Required Travel Road Warrior
Job ID 18526625
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Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - Continuous Care


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