LPN-Clinic-Hospital / Wamego Health Center / PRN Days

Location
Via Christi Health, KS, Wamego, KS
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Feb 03, 2018
Closes
Mar 03, 2018
Specialty
LPN / LVN
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job ID: 165800

LPN-Clinic-Hospital / Wamego Health Center / PRN Days

Wamego, Kansas

Regular
/
Day

Additional Job Information

Title: LPN-Clinic-Hospital

City, State:  Wamego,KS

Location:  Wamego Health Center

Department:   Family Practice Clinic

Additional Job Details:  PRN Days / 0 Hours Bi-Weekly

Variable hours

Marketing Statement

Via Christi Health is a full service healthcare system that for more than 125 years has been serving, caring for and healing the people of Kansas and the surrounding regions. Sponsored by Ascension Health, the nation's largest Catholic and largest nonprofit healthcare system, our mission is to provide quality healthcare, with a special concern for the poor and vulnerable.

Job Description

Job Summary:

The LPN provides basic bedside care to patients under the direction of a registered nurse or physician, functioning within scope of license.

Responsibilities:

  • Contributes to the assessment of patients by collecting data for analysis by a Registered Nurse (RN).

  • Administers medications and observes patients for adverse reactions to medications or treatments.

  • Performs routine laboratory tests and simple therapeutic services.

  • Educates patients/families about disease treatment plan including self care post discharge, holistic health needs, available resources and follow up care.

  • Consults with Registered Nurse or Physician about findings outside or normal limits.

  • Performs delegated patient care tasks in a timely and efficient manner, and under the guidance of a Registered Nurse.

  • Implements interventions based upon the physician's medical plan and standards of care including medication and treatments with knowledge of therapeutic intent.

  • Assists patients and families to integrate the impact of illness and recovery into their lifestyles, including, but not limited to care planning, patient/family education, discharge planning, and referrals.

Qualifications

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):

    • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 1.5 Months (45 days) of hire date or job transfer date. 

    • Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse credentialed from the Kansas Board of Nursing obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. 

Education:
  • Technical School 
    • Completion of an accredited LPN program required by date of hire or job transfer date

Work Experience:

How To Apply

Are you ready to join the Via Christi team? Click "Apply Now" to complete the online application.

 

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Equal Employment Opportunity

Via Christi Health is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Affirmative Action employer. Applicants receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic data, or other legally protected status.

 

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