Teamwork is what we are all about at Lexington Health Care, working together to achieve positive patient outcomes. We realize that when you collaborate, great things are possible; for your patients, and for your career. Lexington proudly employs more than 2,500 employees allowing us to provide an immeasurable value to the communities we serve. So much of who we are comes from being an organization dedicated to the highest attainable quality of care available today. In an industry filled with rapid change and growth, our commitment to family values will never change. As a family owned organization, we have always maintained a unique perspective. Our reputation as a leading health care employer is unmatched. Come see for yourself why it is so fulfilling to be a part of Lexington!
We are seeking full-time Hospice Nurses to join our team and earn a $2,500 sign-on bonus! This is a Monday thru Friday Day Shift w/On Call. We are staffing our Northern (Schaumburg, Streamwood, Bloomingdale), our Central (Lombard/Elmhurst) and Southern (Glen Ellyn, Orland Park) suburban locations. Come join our growing team!
Our Hospice Nurses are responsible for the delivery, coordination and monitoring of appropriate services for the patient and participation in the development/implementation of the patient care plan. Additional duties include educating the patient/caregiver on hospice services and philosophy, assessing the patient for hospice appropriateness, initiating hospice admission including a comprehensive physical/emotional/psychosocial assessment, coordinating optimal care and use of resources with other hospice staff and assisting the patient/family in coping with the dying process.
You will see patients in their homes and at our Lexington Facilities.
Job Type: Full-time