Job Description

LVHN-Pocono VNA Hospice · Hospice Inpatient Unit
502 VNA Rd East Stroudsburg, PA 18301
Clinical Support – Inpatient
Part Time 24 hours per week, Night Shift, Sat/Sun; 7 pm – 7 am
Posted 04/26/2021
Req # 26814
Union: N/A
Imagine a career at one of the nation’s most advanced health networks.
Be part of an exceptional health care experience. Join the inspired, passionate team at Lehigh Valley Health Network, a nationally recognized, forward-thinking organization offering plenty of opportunity to do great work.
LVHN has been ranked among the “Best Hospitals” by U.S. News & World Report for 22 consecutive years. We’re a Magnet(tm) Hospital, having been honored four times with the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s prestigious distinction for nursing excellence and quality patient outcomes. Finally, Lehigh Valley Hospital – Cedar Crest, Lehigh Valley Hospital – Muhlenberg and Lehigh Valley Hospital – Pocono each received an ‘A’ grade on the Hospital Safety Grade from The Leapfrog Group for spring 2018, the highest grade in patient safety. These recognitions highlight LVHN’s commitment to teamwork, compassion, and technology with an unrelenting focus on delivering the best health care possible every day.
Whether you’re considering your next career move or your first, you should consider Lehigh Valley Health Network.

Job Summary: Provides direct patient care, including treatments and diagnostic studies as directed by a Registered Nurse. Provides other support services, dictated by patient needs, as a care delivery team member. Utilizes effective and appropriate communication styles. Supports hospice and LVHN goals and objectives.

Minimum Requirements: Minimum of one year experience as a Nurse’s Aide. Must have worked as a Nurse’s Aide in PA within the past two years.

Must be available for weekend and holiday rotation and possible rotation onto days, evenings or night shift to meet the demands of the hospice unit.

Preferred Qualifications: Home Care or Hospice experience preferred.

Licensure and Certifications: State of Pennsylvania CNA certification required. Must provide documentation of these upon request.

BLS required;Ability to work independently;CNA is required.

CNA is required.

Influenza vaccination is required at most LVHN facilities for all colleagues with patient contact unless medically contraindicated or due to a bona fide religious belief or practice, and is strongly encouraged for all colleagues. Applicants possessing a medical marijuana card will not be considered for safety sensitive positions.
Lehigh Valley Health Network is an equal opportunity employer. In accordance with, and where applicable, in addition to federal, state and local employment regulations, Lehigh Valley Health Network will provide employment opportunities to all persons without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or other such protected classes as may be defined by law. All personnel actions and programs will adhere to this policy. Personnel actions and programs include, but are not limited to recruitment, selection, hiring, transfers, promotions, terminations, compensation, benefits, educational programs and/or social activities.

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