The Visiting Nurse Service of New York (VNSNY) is the nation's largest not-for-profit home- and community-based health care organization, serving the five boroughs of New York City, and Nassau, Suffolk, and Westchester Counties. For 125 years, VNSNY has been committed to meeting the health care needs of New Yorkers with compassionate, high-quality home health care. We offer a wide range of services, programs, and health plans to meet the diverse needs of our patients, members, and clients from before birth to the end of life.
Each day, more than 13,000 VNSNY employees - including nurses, rehabilitation therapists, social workers, other allied professionals, and paraprofessionals - deliver compassionate care, unparalleled medical expertise, and 24/7 solutions and resources to more than 48,000 patients and members, helping them to live the best lives possible in their homes and communities.
Responsibilities and Qualifications
Provides high quality nursing care and personal care to patients under the direction of the registered professional nurse
consistent with Agency philosophy, policy, goals and objectives, and Standards of Nursing Practice. Works under
Utilizes skills of observation; interviewing and physical/psycho social assessment to gather relevant data in identifying
Licensure: License and current registration to practice as an LPN in New York State required. Valid driver's
license may be required as determined by operational/regional needs.
Education: High School Diploma or completion of LPN Program required.
Experience: Minimum of two years work experience as an LPN required. Bilingual skills may be required as
determined by operational needs. Home care/hospice experience preferred.