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

Overview

Sign-onbonusof $10,000!! This is a Full-time Night Shift !

As the state's first private hospital, Saint John Hospital is a full-service, community hospital in Leavenworth, Kansas. It has garnered five stars from Healthgrades for its treatment of sepsis, and it consistently receives the highest accolades for health care quality and safety. The hospital offers innovative medical care, employs excellent doctors, and has a compassionate staff that offers a 24/7 emergency room, outpatient surgical services, primary care clinic, intensive care unit, and skilled nursing care unit. The hospital also carries on the legacy of the Leavenworth sisters and will continue to deliver exceptional care to the surrounding community.

We are committed to providingOutstanding Benefitsto our employees. Here are some of the benefits we offer:

  • Outstanding Medical Benefits

  • Tuition Reimbursement

  • Paid Time Off

  • 401k

  • and so much moreā€¦.

    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

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FacilitySt. John's Hospital

LocationUS-KS-Leavenworth

ID2024-166869

CategoryLVN/LPN

Position TypeFull Time

ShiftNights

Job TypeNon-Exempt

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