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Columbus, OH

BrightStar Care of Columbus

At BrightStar Care of Columbus, Independently Owned and Operated, our home care agency provides quality home care, caregivers, and medical staffing solutions to families and businesses throughout the state of Ohio. We offer compassionate care, peace of mind and exceptional service - any time, any place. https://www.brightstarcare.com/columbus-nw-e

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Overview: <p><strong>Brightstar Care is looking for&nbsp;</strong><strong>Compassionate, Dependable&nbsp;</strong><strong>LPN's for&nbsp;</strong><strong>Crisis Care!!&nbsp;</strong><strong>(Hospice)<br /></strong></p> <p><strong>Must be able to pick up on Short Notice, Must be willing to Cover the following Counties:</strong></p> <ul> <li><strong>Licking</strong></li> <li><strong>Fairfield</strong></li> <li><strong>Franklin</strong></li> <li><strong>Ross</strong></li> <li><strong>Pickaway</strong></li> <li><strong>Delaware</strong></li> <li><strong>Knox</strong></li> <li><strong>Marion&nbsp;</strong></li> <li><strong>Union</strong><strong><br /></strong></li> </ul>
Responsibilities: <strong>Crisis Care</strong>&nbsp;nurses focus entirely on end-of-life care. <br /><br />A&nbsp;<strong>COMPASSIONATE</strong>&nbsp;Crisis nurse provides: <br /> <ul> <li>Hands-on nursing care around the clock in the patient&rsquo;s home or a facility.</li> <li>Crisis nurses manage pain and other symptoms, provide support to patients and families and assist in the process of death with dignity.</li> <li>Each patient and family have a unique perspective relative to end-of-life needs, and the nurse is taught to make a cultural assessment and provide care specific to the individual.</li> </ul> Patients in hospice may experience crisis situations such as pain that is out of control, difficulty breathing, agitation, confusion or bleeding. The role of the nurse in these situations is to provide supportive care and alleviate symptoms through strategies such as providing medications rather than heroic measures aimed at extending life. Whenever possible, the hospice nurse should manage the patient&rsquo;s symptoms at home and or Facility.
Requirements: <p><strong>Qualifications</strong></p> <ul> <li><strong>LPN License in the state of Ohio and in Good Standing</strong></li> <li><strong>Current CPR</strong></li> <li><strong>YTD TB Test (if you don't have one or if it has recently expired once hired you can receive one here in the Brightstar office.)</strong><strong>or A chest X-Ray within the last 5 years</strong></li> </ul> <p><strong>If youre interested in this position please Apply Now and Then Call 614-442-1000 and ask for the Recruiter!</strong></p>