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LPN Licensed Practical Nurse - Senior Behavioral Health

Company: Ascension
Location: Wichita
Posted on: November 26, 2022

Job Description:

Details
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  • Department: Senior Behavioral Health
  • Schedule: PRN, minimum of 1 -12 hr scheduled shift per payperiod
  • Hospital: - Ascension Via Christi St Joseph -
  • Location: - Wichita, KS -
    Benefits
    Paid time off (PTO)
    Various health insurance options & wellness plans
    Retirement benefits including employer match plans
    Long-term & short-term disability
    Employee assistance programs (EAP)
    Parental leave & adoption assistance
    Tuition reimbursement
    Ways to give back to your community
    *Please note, benefits and benefits eligibility can vary by position, exclusions may apply for some roles (for example: PRN, Short-Term Option, etc.). Connect with your Talent Advisor today for additional specifics.
    Responsibilities
    Provide care to patients under the direction of a registered nurse or physician, functioning within scope of license.
    • Contribute to the assessment of patients and assure the well-being of patients.
    • Administer medications and observe patients for adverse reactions to medications or treatments.
    • Perform laboratory tests and therapeutic services.
    • Educate patients/families about disease treatment plan including self care post discharge, holistic health needs, available resources and follow up care.
      Requirements
      Licensure / Certification / Registration:
      • BLS Provider obtained within 1 Month (30 days) of hire date or job transfer date required. American Heart Association or American Red Cross accepted.
      • Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse credentialed from the Kansas Board of Nursing required.Education:
        • High School diploma equivalency or 1 year of applicable cumulative job specific experience required.
          • Note: Required professional licensure/certification can be used in lieu of education or experience, if applicable.
            Additional Preferences
            No additional preferences.
            Why Join Our Team
            Ascension Via Christi caregivers have been caring for and providing healing to Kansas communities for more than 135 years. As the largest healthcare provider in Kansas, we offer career opportunities across a number of hospitals, clinics, therapy centers and home health services. -Ascension is a leading non-profit, faith-based national health system made up of over 150,000 associates and 2,600 sites of care, including more than 140 hospitals and 40 senior living communities in 19 states. -Our Mission, Vision and Values encompass everything we do at Ascension. Every associate is empowered to give back, volunteer and make a positive impact in their community. Ascension careers are more than jobs; they are opportunities to enhance your life and the lives of the people around you.
            Equal Employment Opportunity Employer
            Ascension Via Christi is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Affirmative Action employer. Associates and Applicants receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic data, or other legally protected status.
            Pay Non-Discrimination Notice:
            https://www.dol.gov/sites/dolgov/files/ofccp/pdf/pay-transp_%20English_formattedESQA508c.pdf
            For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the "EEO is the Law" poster:
            http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf
            EEO is the Law Poster Supplement
            Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants. This employer participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-Verify link below for more information.
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