Providence Health & Services LPN - Home Health King County Triage in Tukwila, Washington
Providence is calling a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) to support Triage (Day shift, 1.0 FTE) for Home Health King County in Tukwila, WA.
Home Health nurses will tell you there are significant advantages to caring for individuals and families in their own homes. The home setting is intimate. It helps foster familiarity, sharing, connections, and caring between clients, families and their nurses. If you are interested in a rewarding career with us, this might be the perfect opportunity for you! We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
This position will sit at Riverfront Technical Park in Tukwila, WA and provide support in an office environment.
In this position you will:
Ensure efficient and coordinated service delivery including facilitating Home Care referrals, scheduling patient visits and accessing orders and documentation as needed for a successful patient visit.
Participate in relevant education activities to provide competent care ot patients/caregivers, to improve the nursing process, and to seek personal and professional growth.
Maintain a positive and professional work environment, communicating effectively with all internal and external customers.
Adhere to all policies and procedures including regulatory requirements with regard to infection control, practicing universal precautions, sanitation, and safety and disaster preparedness.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Graduate of an accredited Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) program
Current Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) licensure in Washington State
Current Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Certification
Current Washington State driver’s license and insured, reliable vehicle
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
3 years of recent home health, hospital, or nursing home experience
Experience with Electronic Medical Records (EMR), preferably EPIC
About the ministry you will serve.
Providence Home Services is a not-for-profit, home health ministry serving patients in their places of residence throughout King County in Washington state. We provide skilled nursing and therapy for patients who are recovering from or living with an acute or chronic illness. Our skilled and compassionate team includes nurses, medical social workers, home health aides, chaplains, occupational/physical/speech therapists, medical directors, and volunteers.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. 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.
Job Category: LPN/LVN
Req ID: 239852