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Prime Healthcare Behavioral Health LPN (Days) in Leavenworth, Kansas

Overview

A Sign On Bonus up to $5,000 is offered for this Position!!!! NEW RATES!!!

As those first private hospital in Kansas, Saint John Hospital has an unparalleled tradition of life-saving medical care, this local, full-service hospital located in Leavenworth, Kansas.

Saint John provides innovative health care, with quality physicians, and compassionate staff that provide 24/7 emergency Care, Outpatient Surgical Services, Primary Care Clinic, Intensive Care Unit, and a Skilled Nursing Care unit.

As an employee you will be given the opportunity not only to give our patient’s exceptional care but, the ability to grow within an organization that strives to give back to the community in which they serve.

We are committed to providing Outstanding Benefits to our employees see just some of the benefits we offer:

  • Outstanding Medical Benefits

  • Tuition Reimbursement

  • Paid Time Off

  • and so much more….

    Come Join a Team of dedicated Healthcare Workers!!!

    We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against applicants due to veteran status, disability, race, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, or other protected characteristics. If you need special accommodation for the application process, please contact Human Resources. Know Your Rights: https://www.eeoc.gov/sites/default/files/2022-10/EEOC_KnowYourRights_screen_reader_10_20.pdf

Responsibilities

The Behavioral Health and Geriatric Psych Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) is responsible for providing high-quality, compassionate care to adult and geriatric patients in a behavioral health setting. The ideal candidate will have experience working with individuals with mental health and substance abuse disorders, as well as a strong understanding of geriatric psychology.

The LPN will provide direct patient care, including medication administration, wound care, and vital sign monitoring, as well as support patients with daily living activities. The LPN will also work closely with interdisciplinary teams to develop and implement individualized care plans, conduct patient assessments, and document patient progress. A strong focus on patient-centered care, excellent communication skills, and the ability to work in a fast-paced environment are essential for this role. The Behavioral Health LPN will work 12 hour shifts and will also be working alongside CNAs and RNs.

Qualifications

EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, TRAINING

  1. Current and valid state license as a Licensed Vocational Nurse or Licensed Psychiatric Technician. 2. Current BLS (AHA) certificate upon hire and maintain current. 3. IV certification within 90 days of hire 4. Behavioral Violence Prevention (BVP) certificate within 6 months of hire and maintain current.

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FacilitySt. John's Hospital

LocationUS-KS-Leavenworth

ID2024-167434

CategoryLVN/LPN

Position TypePart Time > 59

ShiftDays

Job TypeNon-Exempt

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