On-Call Licensed Vocation Nurse in Anaheim, CA at Compassus

Date Posted: 9/27/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Anaheim, CA
  • Job Type:
  • Date Posted:
    9/27/2018
  • Job ID:
    2018-06636

Job Description



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Position Title: On Call Licensed Vocational Nurse


“I’ve done a lot of different things in nursing but have never felt as fulfilled as I have in hospice in an on-call position.”


-Alaina Walls, On-Call Registered Nurse


As a Compassus nurse, you have the autonomy to utilize your nursing skills. You are relied upon to take care of patients and families who need help after hours in typically urgent times. You are invited into patients’ homes and lives during uncertain times and have the honor of becoming a trusted face. For many of our team members, this is more than a career — it’s a calling.


Do you want to make a difference in the lives of others? Join our team today as an On-Call Licensed Vocational Nurse to positively impact the experiences of patients and families.


Position Summary

As the Licensed Vocational Nurse, you will assist with temporary staffing needs and perform routine nursing and CNA services under the direction of the Registered Nurse. In this on call position, you will work a specific shift each month to fill in for after-hours and weekend needs, as they arise for our patients.


Principal Accountabilities

  • Visit patients and families, as assigned
  • Perform assessments and administer medications and treatments, as directed
  • Communicate identified needs and potential solutions to supervisor
  • Provide assistance with emergency and temporary staffing needs
  • Provide vacation and/or sick relief for case managers
  • Flex schedule to assist case managers in emergency situations and periods of high census

Qualifications

  • Communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to travel to patient homes and nursing facilities
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office programs
  • Valid driver’s license and auto liability insurance

Education and/or Experience

High School Diploma or General Education Degree. Current Vocational nursing license for the state of employment and one to two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.  Experience in skilled nursing, preferably in hospice, home health care, oncology or emergency care preferred.


Certifications, Licenses and Registrations

Licensed Vocational Nurse in the state of employment. 


Compassus, including all Compassus affiliates, complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex. Compassus, including all Compassus affiliates, does not exclude people or treat them differently because of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex.

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