LPN Licensed Practical Nurse - Senior Behavioral Health
Posted on: November 26, 2022
- Department: Senior Behavioral Health
- Schedule: PRN, minimum of 1 -12 hr scheduled shift per
- Hospital: - Ascension Via Christi St Joseph -
- Location: - Wichita, KS -
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
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.
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.
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.
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:
For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the
following link to the "EEO is the Law" poster:
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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