Licensed Practical Nurse

Life Care Centers Of America Hixson , TN 37343

Posted 1 week ago

$2500.00 SIGN ON BONUS AVAILABLE

Come and grow with us! We are affiliated with Life Care Centers of America, which is a privately owned 47-year industry leader in healthcare with more than 200 locations across the U.S. We are currently seeking a qualified Licensed Practical Nurse to add to our team of professionals. We believe that every job in our company plays a vital role in our continued growth and commitment to provide quality patient care. We believe in providing our associates with opportunities to help them reach their maximum potential through working with strong multidisciplinary teams. We invites you to come and join our growing team.

As an important member of our interdisciplinary team, the LPN delivers quality nursing care to patients through interpersonal contact and provides care and services to allow patients to attain or maintain the highest practicable physical, mental, and psychosocial well-being in accordance with all applicable laws, regulations, and Life Care standards. Your role will involve monitoring and reporting changes in the patient's condition. On a daily basis you must be able to assign duties, instruct, and provide clinical supervision to CNAs.

Education, Experience, and Licensure Requirements

  • Must have graduated from an accredited LPN program

  • Must be currently licensed/registered in applicable State. Must maintain an active Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse (LPN/LVN) license in good standing throughout employment.

  • One (1) year geriatric nursing experience preferred

  • Must have CPR certification upon hire or obtain during orientation. CPR certification must remain current during employment.

Specific Job Requirements

  • Must possess the ability to make independent decisions when circumstances warrant such action

  • Must be able to knowledgeably and competently deliver quality nursing care to patients

  • Must exhibit excellent customer service and a positive attitude towards patients

An Equal Opportunity Employer

icon no score

See how you match
to the job

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Mobile App Icon
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
App Store Icon Google Play Icon
lc_ad

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
ICU Nurse

Common Spirit

Posted 4 days ago

VIEW JOBS 1/15/2022 12:00:00 AM 2022-04-15T00:00 Overview Hixson ICU RN CHI Memorial Hospital, now part of CommonSpirit Health formed by the alignment between Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI) and Dignity Health, proudly delivers emergency care to patients in southeast Tennessee and northwest Georgia. You have the opportunity to join our team of skilled nurses who successfully apply their vast clinical experience with the latest technology to their intensive care patients. We offer the following benefits to support you and your family: * Free Premium Membership to our Care@Work program to help employees with child care, pet care, senior caregivers, housekeepers & more. * Health/Dental/Vision Insurance * Flexible spending accounts * Voluntary Protection: Group Accident, Critical Illness, and Identify Theft * Adoption Assistance * Tuition Assistance for career growth and development * Matching 401(k) and 457(b) Retirement Programs * Wellness Programs Responsibilities Expectations * Patience and focus to constantly monitor high acuity patients * Proven ability to think and react quickly in critical or emergency situations * Medication evaluation, administration, and education specific to the patient's custom care plan * Facilitate education to patients and caregivers concerning condition, treatment plan, and prevention (if appropriate) * Actively participate in decisions affecting your practice environment for excellence in delivering quality care to patients in intensive care Qualifications Minimum Qualifications: * Associate's Degree (ADN) in Nursing from an accredited nursing college or program * Current Registered Nurse (RN) license active with the Board of Nursing within the state you are practicing or a nursing license with eNLC practice privileges * One year of recent acute care experience * Basic Life Support (BLS) * Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) within 6 months of hire Preferred Qualifications: * Bachelor's Degree in Nursing (BSN) To find new grad positions @ CHI Memorial be sure to search "RN residency" Common Spirit Hixson TN

Licensed Practical Nurse

Life Care Centers Of America