VNA Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

VNA & Hospice of Cooley Dickinson - Northampton, MA (30+ days ago)


The VNA Licensed Practical Nurse is responsible for performing skilled nursing functions in accordance with the State Nurse Practice Act and acceptable standards of practice, federal, state, and local laws and within the guidelines of his/her professional license. The LPN delivers care to patients as delegated by the RN Case Manager and/or Clinical Team Manager.

This is a Monday-Friday daytime position, required to work one weekend shift per month and one major and one minor holiday.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

  • Graduate of an approved, accredited school of professional nursing required.
  • Current licensure to practice as a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts required.
  • Current CPR certification required.
  • Preference will be given to applicants with one (1) year experience in a home care/hospice setting or equivalent experience.
  • Demonstrated good written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills required. Demonstrated strong organizational and time management skills required.
  • Current driver’s license, good driving record and reliable transportation required.

It is the policy of Cooley Dickinson Health Care to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, Cooley Dickinson Health Care will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.

Cooley Dickinson Health Care embraces diverse skills, perspectives and ideas, and encourages people of color, veterans, people with disabilities, LGBTQ candidates, and people from other underrepresented groups to apply.

Job Type: Full-time

License:

  • CPR/BLS
  • LPN