HOLY CROSS: LPN - full time

Silver Spring, Maryland
Jan 25, 2018
Feb 16, 2018
Full Time
Position Purpose:Job Description Details:

If you would like to continue to your career at a home care agency that is dedicated to excellence, email your resume to kimberly.keller@trinity-health.org  or contact Sally Falsetti at 734.343.3402 to learn more about the this exciting opportunity.

Holy Cross Home Care & Hospice is a certified Home Health Care agency affiliated with Holy Cross Hospital.  Holy Cross is a ministry organization of Trinity Health, one of the largest Catholic health care providers of home health services in the nation with 1.7 million visits annually. We are dedicated to providing exceptional patient care in the healing of body, mind and spirit.  Come be part of the Excellence.

Basic Job Function Summary:  Provides skilled nursing care to the organization's clients in accordance with the plan of care as prescribed by the physician, and assigned by the supervising registered nurse. These nursing activities are limited to those in compliance with the state's/province's LP(V)N/RNA Practice Act, any applicable licensure/certification requirement, and agency policies and procedures.

Minimal Qualifications:  


§  Graduate from an accredited or state approved school of practical nursing

§  Current licensure in the state of practice

§  Must have a minimum of one (1) year experience in an acute care setting.

§  Home healthcare experience preferred.

§  Must possess interpersonal skills sufficient to interact effectively with clients and their families as well as all interdisciplinary caregivers, peers, subordinates and supervisors.

§  Must have passed National Association Practical Nurse Exam (NAPNES) or equivalent medication exam before administering medications.

§  Must have current Driver's license and reliable transportation to and from work site.

Trinity Health's Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

Trinity Health employs more than 120,000 colleagues at dozens of hospitals and hundreds of health centers in 21 states. Because we serve diverse populations, our colleagues are trained to recognize the cultural beliefs, values, traditions, language preferences, and health practices of the communities that we serve and to apply that knowledge to produce positive health outcomes. We also recognize that each of us has a different way of thinking and perceiving our world and that these differences often lead to innovative solutions.

Trinity Health's dedication to diversity includes a unified workforce (through training and education, recruitment, retention and development), commitment and accountability, communication, community partnerships, and supplier diversity.

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