Long Island Community Hospital has served this richly diverse
region as a patient-first community hospital for more than 60
years. As Long Island's only independent community hospital, we are
100% committed to becoming the community's healthcare provider of
choice with our greatly enhanced services including the Knapp
Cardiac Care Center, our highly-advanced heart disease diagnosis
and treatment facility, our new modern surgical pavilion, our
unique ER approach, and our high-touch services including women's
imaging, sleep laboratory and orthopedics and more. These services
are delivered with the highest level of compassion by our LI
Community Hospital staff - Long Islanders with an unmistakable mix
of courage and heart who care about the people right here in our
community and whose sole purpose is to provide personalized
"Long Island Community Hospital is an equal opportunity
employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without
attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender
identity, national origin, veteran or disability status".
Supports and promotes the mission of LONG ISLAND COMMUNITY
HOSPITAL Home Health Agency and/or Hospice
Represents the agency in a professional manner and follows the
Flexibility in scheduling with a focus on meeting patient
Participation in continuing education (minimum of 3 hours per
calendar year), attending annual competency and all mandatory
Attendance at team meetings
Employee adheres to all applicable federal, state, local laws
Other duties as assigned.
Participates in research programs and studies. Implements
performance activities and participates in related committees under
direction of Registered Nurse.
Maintains knowledge of current trends and developments in the
field by reading appropriate books, journals and other literature
and attending related conferences, seminars and the like.
Accepts assignments based on demonstrated competency to provide
care to age and gender specific population.
Participates on departmental committees
Exhibits a working knowledge of the department's performance
improvement functions by completing required logs, understanding
and gathering data for studies and the like.
Understands Performance Improvement indicators and actively
participates in achieving positive outcomes.
Complies with Department of Health regulations regarding care to
patients' and documentation of it as to not put the agency into a
Professional knowledge of nursing theory, practice and
New York State License and current registration as a Licensed
One to two years' prior related experience.
Advanced analytical skills.
Ability to concentrate and pay close attention to detail.
Ability to walk and stand continuously (up to 80% of work time)
and lift and position patients.
Current New York State driver's license
Ability to navigate/travel in Suffolk County.
Able to comply with the New York State regulatory requirements
to provide patient care
Able to comply with all Long Island Community Hospital Home Care
and Hospice policies, procedures and standards of conduct
Previous experience as an LPN
Ability to function as an LPN, under the direction of a
Registered Nurse and to work well with others.