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ResCare Premier Inc LPN in Des Moines, Iowa

Requisition: 2022-81750LPNJob LocationsUS-IA-DES MOINESID2022-81750Line of BusinessHospice of the MidwestPosition TypeFull-TimeOur CompanyHospice of the MidwestOverviewOur Hospice Licensed Practical Nurses (LPN) are the heart of our organization! In this role, you will support your patients by providing direct care and coordinating with the interdisciplinary team to ensure that both patients and their families have an optimal care experience. Take this chance to make a meaningful impact with your career today! Our comprehensive benefits include:Medical and dental benefitsShort- and long-term disabilityLife insurancePaid time off401(k) programFlexible Spending Account (FSA)Employee Assistance Program (EAP)Vendor discountsResponsibilitiesProvide direct patient care to hospice patients, including appropriate pain/symptom managementImplement nursing practice following a comprehensive assessment and plan of careProvide accurate and timely documentation of patient servicesAssess and provide patient and family/caregiver educationParticipate in coordination of hospice servicesProvide appropriate pain/symptom management and evaluate patient response to treatments/medicationsParticipate in professional growth and development opportunities and quality assessment activitiesEnsure compliance with all state and federal legal and regulatory requirementsAdditional responsibilities as assignedQualificationsGraduate of an accredited practical or vocational nursing program with current licensure to practice in state of operation1 year nursing experience required, 3+ years preferredExperience in community health, hospice or med/surg preferredKnowledge of the hospice philosophy of careCommitment to clinical and documentation excellenceAbout our Line of BusinessAt Hospice of the Midwest, our primary ambition is to bring first-class care to the warmest and most serene environment possible: home. We provide the full spectrum of hospice services, thoughtfully tailored to the individual needs of patients and families. As part of the BrightSpring Health Services family of brands, Hospice of the Midwest is grounded in a foundational commitment to providing exceptional patient care and championing our agency leadership and teams. We are proud to have some of the best and brightest individuals in the health care industry on our team. We are confident you will find purpose, meaning and a chance to make a positive impact from day one. For more information about Hospice of the Midwest, please visit Follow us on Facebook.Need help finding the right job?We can recommend jobs specifically for you!Click here to get started.Res-Care, Inc., dba BrightSpring Health Services (ResCare), is an Equal Opportunity Employer. ResCare does not discriminate against any person on the basis of gender, race, color, national origin, religion, disability, age, veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation in admission, treatment, or participation in its programs, services and activities, or in employment, or on the basis of gender in its health programs and activities.