Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) –  Full-time, Part-time, or PRN

This position can be full-time, part-time, or PRN. Standard schedule is 8:30-4:30 M-F. There may be opportunity/need to fill in for other shifts at The Star Hospice House. 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

a) Provide personal care as necessitated by the patient need;

b) Perform duties per their scope of practice (injections, enemas, medications, etc.);

c) Promote expression and venting of feelings and normalization of experience for patient, family and staff;

d) Report changes in patient condition to Residence Director, RN Case Manager or After Hours RN;

e) Contact Physician for change in orders as patient condition warrants;

f) Assist in mentoring Home Health Aides as requested;

g) Support and maintain regulatory compliance;

h) Maintain timely and appropriate records/documents per Hospice policies and procedures;

i) Maintain/enhance professional skills and requirements including education and training;

j) Perform other tasks and duties as assigned;

k) Take initiative as needed or when the opportunity arises;

l) Provide meal preparation and housekeeping as needed;

m) Travel as required.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, PRN, Per diem

Salary: $21.50 – $30.00 per hour

Benefits:Dental insurance

  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Tuition reimbursement

Medical specialties:

  • Hospice & Palliative Medicine

Standard shift:

  • Day shift

Weekly schedule:

  • Monday to Friday


  • LPN License (Required)

Work Location: On the road

Interested candidates should download our application, complete it and forward to the address below.

Inquiries about employment should be directed to:

Carolyn Wood
Chautauqua Hospice & Palliative Care
20 W. Fairmount Avenue
Lakewood, NY 14750

Applications and resumes may also be emailed to Carolyn at