POSITION SUMMARY: Provides professional care to nursing care to the agency’s home care patients as prescribed by the physician and in compliance with the State Nurse Practice Act and the agency policies and procedures. May also provide professional nursing services in an institutional setting within the policies and procedures of that institution.

POSITION QUALIFICATIONS: Currently licensed to practice as a Licensed Practical Nurse in the State of Oklahoma. At least 2 years hospice experience as a nurse preferred. Certification in Hospice and Palliative Nursing a huge plus. Proficient in verbal, written, and electronic communication.

Must be flexible to adjust to changing tasks frequently. Requires good hearing to assess situations quickly and respond appropriately. Good color vision essential to determine subtle changes in patient’s skin color and to rapidly recognize medication and color-coded supplies. Light to moderate physical activity required, including possible lifting up to 35lbs and turning of adult clients. Light to moderate degrees of stress incurred in daily employment. Must have valid driver’s license, reliable vehicle, maintain valid auto liability insurance, and be able to drive throughout service area under a variety of weather conditions. Contact with a variety of housing conditions required. Must be able to maintain concentration during frequent interruptions.

(This description does not reflect all the responsibilities of the position, nor shall this be considered as a detailed description of all the work requirements that may be inherent in the position.)

Job Type: Part-time

License:

  • Driver’s License (Required)
  • LPN (Required)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)

Work Location:

  • On the road

EMR Used:

  • Not listed / Other

Schedule:

  • Weekends required