Lpn/7A-7P

Healthsouth Corporation Memphis , TN 38103

Posted 3 months ago

The Licensed Practical Nurse/Licensed Vocational Nurse performs a range of assigned nursing tasks and procedures under the supervision of a Registered Nurse. In addition the position is responsible for:

  • Providing direct patient care to inpatients

  • Observing patient behavior, vital signs, symptoms, responses to treatment and reports findings to Registered Nurse

  • Carrying out the patient's plan of care

Benefits

To attract and retain the best professionals, we offer a comprehensive and competitive benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, 401(k), college savings plan, employee assistance program, pre-paid legal plan and much more. For more information on available benefits, please click here.

What types of patients will you care for? We are an acute rehabilitation hospital setting. Typically our nurses can expect to spend an average of 2-4 weeks with our patients with a variety of diagnosis such as: stroke, spinal cord injury, brain injury, various neurological disorders, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, amputation, joint replacement, fractures, multiple trauma, cardiac conditions, and pulmonary conditions. 80% of our patients are discharged directly home.

We use evidence-based practice guidelines to treat our patients. We utilize our clinical outcomes to assess and improve our treatment interventions and programs. We participate in a national outcomes database, which provides benchmarks and sophisticated outcome reports to help us continually analyze and improve our patient outcomes.

Helping you become a better nurse is critical to our success - You will be paired with mentors; attend in-house as well as external educational programs. The treatment team is made up of full time therapists, nurses, social workers, pharmacists and medical staff; a great way to learn beyond your own discipline.

Job Code: 100118

License or Certification:

  • Current LPN/LVN licensure appropriate to state regulations
  • CPR certification

Education, Training and Years of Experience:

  • One year experience in inpatient medical surgical or general hospital setting preferred

  • Rehabilitation experience preferred

Machines, Equipment Used:

  • General office equipment such as telephone, copy machine, fax machine, calculator, computer

Physical Requirements:

  • Good visual acuity and ability to communicate

  • Ability to lift a minimum of 30 pounds and ability push/pull a minimum of 30 pounds, which includes the lifting, pushing and/or pulling of medical supplies and equipment and the transferring and repositioning of patients. Reasonable assistance may be requested when lifting, pushing, and/or pulling are undertaken which exceeds these minimum requirements

  • Ability to withstand prolonged standing and walking

  • Ability to reach, stoop, bend, kneel, and crouch are required for patient care functions and in setting up and monitoring equipment

See if you are a match!

See how well your resume matches up to this job - upload your resume now.

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
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
Registered Nurse 7P 7A

Encompass Health

Posted 2 months ago

VIEW JOBS 10/28/2018 12:00:00 AM 2019-01-26T00:00 Now Hiring Registered Nurses Helping patients regain hope and independence The Facts Act as the direct link to help patients succeed in inpatient rehabilitation by supervising care and treatments provided by team members, leading patient assessments, creating personalized plans of care, communicating progress and targeting patient concerns, offering timely solutions. The Difference The importance of nursing to our rehabilitation hospitals can't be overstated. Comprehensive rehabilitation is planned and administered by a highly specialized and integrated team including physicians, nurses, physical therapists, respiratory therapists, speech therapists, occupational therapists, case managers and others. Rehabilitation nurses are a valuable resource and bring an important perspective to this interdisciplinary approach. Our rehabilitation nurses help the patients regain control of their lives and their independence, treating complex medical issues and redefining how care is provided. The Perks Only the best will do * Comprehensive medical, dental and vision plans * 401(k) * College savings plan * Employee assistance program * Pre-paid legal plan * and much more! The Patients Eighty percent of patients discharged directly home Our registered nursing teams get to know patients over two to four weeks on average, providing care for conditions such as: * Stroke * Spinal cord injury * Brain injury * Neurological disorders * Joint replacement * Amputation * Multiple trauma The Power Advanced tools to support patient progress * Advanced technologies * Evidence-based practice guidelines * Clinical outcomes to assess and improve treatment interventions * National outcomes database * Trained mentors * Internal and external education * Professional treatment teams * Multiple trauma The Basics * Current RN licensures appropriate to state regulations * CPR certification (ACLS preferred) * CRRN certification preferred * One-year experience in inpatient rehabilitation hospital setting preferred Job Code: 100130 License or Certification: * Current RN licensures appropriate to state regulations * CPR certification (ACLS preferred) * CRRN certification preferred Education, Training and Years of Experience: * One year of experience in inpatient hospital setting preferred * Inpatient rehabilitation experience preferred Machines, Equipment Used: * General office equipment such as telephone, copy machine, fax machine, calculator, computer Physical Requirements: * Good visual acuity and ability to communicate * Ability to lift a minimum of 30 pounds and ability push/pull a minimum of 30 pounds, which includes the lifting, pushing and/or pulling of medical supplies and equipment and the transferring and repositioning of patients. Reasonable assistance may be requested when lifting, pushing, and/or pulling are undertaken which exceeds these minimum requirements * Ability to withstand prolonged standing and walking * Ability to reach, stoop, bend, kneel, and crouch are required for patient care functions and in setting up and monitoring equipment Address: 4100 Austin Peay Hwy, Memphis 38128 Shift: Night Job Job ID: 1823448 Encompass Health Memphis TN

Lpn/7A-7P

Healthsouth Corporation