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AdventHealth LPN Hospice Inpatient Unit in Kissimmee, Florida


All the benefits and perks you need for you and your family:

  • Up to $5000 Sign on Bonus

  • Benefits from Day One

  • Paid Days Off from Day One

  • Student Loan Repayment Program

  • Career Development

  • Whole Person Wellbeing Resources

  • Mental Health Resources and Support

Our promise to you:

Joining AdventHealth is about being part of something bigger. It’s about belonging to a community that believes in the wholeness of each person, and serves to uplift others in body, mind and spirit. AdventHealth is a place where you can thrive professionally, and grow spiritually, by Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ. Where you will be valued for who you are and the unique experiences you bring to our purpose-minded team. All while understanding that together we are even better.

Schedule: Full Time 12 Hour Day or Night

Shift : 12 Hour Night, Every Other Weekend

Location: 2450 North Orange Blossom Trail, Kissimmee, FL

The community you’ll be caring for: AdventHealth Hospice Care

The role you’ll contribute:

The IPU LPN is responsible for identifying patient/family/caregiver needs and providing skilled nursing and supportive care to patients in residence at the Hospice of the Comforter Inpatient Unit in accordance with the plan of care, and policies and procedures.

The value you’ll bring to the team:

  • Provides patient care in the IPU.

  • Provides skilled nursing care to an assigned group of patients in the Inpatient Unit and applies palliative nursing principles and techniques in the treatment of patients.

  • Ensures that patient is as comfortable as possible and provides nursing care, emotional support and education to the patient/family/caregiver.

  • Assesses patient condition and reports change to RN. Administers medications to patients within the patient care plan and physician’s plan of treatment in compliances with the Florida Nurses Practices Act.

  • Answers patient’s call bell in a timely manner.

  • Orders medications for assigned patients.

  • Provides all required documentation required for maintaining patient records, including shift assessments, medication administration and treatments. Complete required documentation in prescribed manner, to include assessments, chronological flow, medications and treatments.


The expertise and experiences you’ll need to succeed:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made when requested, to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Education and Training : Graduation from an accredited nursing school program is required. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be substituted at the discretion of the Administrator.

  • Experience : A minimum of 3 years nursing experience in a Hospital, Inpatient Unit or nursing facility environment is required. Hospice experience is preferred.

  • Certificates and Licenses Required : A clear/active Florida LPN License, Basic Life Support (BLS) and IV certification are required. Certified Hospice and Palliative Care Nurse (CHPN) certification, preferred. Basic Life Support (BLS) required

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

Category: Nursing

Organization: AdventHealth Hospice Care Central FL

Schedule: 3 - Night

Shift: ADH Hospice Care Ctrl Florida

Req ID: 22037787

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.