Prime Healthcare Licensed Practical Nurse - Psych Acute Adult in Leavenworth, Kansas
This position includes a $7,500 sign on bonus!
As the first private hospital in Kansas, Saint John Hospital has an unparalleled tradition of life-saving medical care for families just like yours. Saint John is a local, full-service hospital located in Leavenworth, Kan. Saint John and our sister hospital, Providence Medical Center in nearby Kansas City, Kan., are earning the highest awards in health care quality and safety.
Saint John has achieved 5 stars for its performance in Treatment of Sepsis from Healthgrades for three years in a row, the leading online resource for comprehensive information about physicians and hospitals.
In addition to acute care services, Saint John Hospital specializes in 24/7 emergency care, senior behavioral health, skilled nursing, ambulatory care, including outpatient surgical services, imaging services including 3D mammography, Diagnostic Imaging and Ultrasound, Rehabilitation Services including Physical, Occupational and Speech/Language Therapy and Audiology. Saint John is certified as an Advanced Disease-Specific Care for Acute Stroke Ready Hospital from The Joint Commission and the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association. Saint John is 5-star rated for Treatment of Sepsis (2018-2020) and Treatment of Heart Failure (2020) by Healthgrades. The hospital is a part of Prime Healthcare Services and affiliated with Providence Medical Center in Kansas City, Kan.
The Licensed Practical Nurse/Licensed Psychiatric Technician provides direct and indirect patient care to our patients. Many of the services required will be technical and manual skills, within the scope of practice, that meet the psychosocial, physical, and general aspects of care, and meets the communication needs of the patient and family. Performs under the direction and supervision of a Registered Nurse. Needs to be able to perform duties such as taking vital signs, administrating medications, and reporting status of their patients to the Nurse. Must be able to demonstrate knowledge of EMTALA Regulations and triage process in the ER setting.
EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, TRAINING
Current and valid state license as a Licensed Vocational Nurse or Licensed Psychiatric Technician.
Current BLS (AHA) certificate upon hire and maintain current.
IV certification within 90 days of hire
Behavioral Violence Prevention (BVP) certificate within 6 months of hire and maintain current.
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Name: St. John's Hospital
Street: 3500 S 4th Street
Exempt / Non-Exempt: Non-Exempt