LPN - Long Term Care
City, State: Pensacola,FL
Location: Haven Of Our Lady Of Peace
Department: Long term Acute Care
Additional Job Details: FT Evenings
The Sacred Heart Human Resources Department encourages you to picture yourself in a valuable role with Northwest Florida's leading health care provider -- Sacred Heart Health System.
As a member of the Ascension Health System, Sacred Heart has a history of providing high-quality, compassionate care since 1915.
Salaries are highly competitive and we offer an excellent, flexible benefits package. We are fortunate to attract people who believe in our mission and who are dedicated to the service of our patients and their families.
Our associates give high ratings to their job engagement and the support for their well-being provided by our health care organization. Sacred Heart associates have scored among the highest in overall associate engagement within Ascension Health.
Northwest Florida is a growing family-oriented community. It offers a delightful year round climate, low cost living, excellent schools, boundless recreational opportunities and beautiful sugar white beaches along the warm waters of the Gulf of Mexico.
The LPN - Long Term Care provides basic bedside care to long term care patients under the direction of a Registered Nurse (RN) or physician, functioning within scope of license.
Education & Experience:
- Contributes to the assessment of patients by collecting data for analysis by a Registered Nurse (RN).
- Administers medications and observes patients for adverse reactions to medications or treatments.
- Performs routine laboratory tests and simple therapeutic services.
- Educates patients/families about disease treatment plan including self care post discharge, holistic health needs, available resources and follow up care.
Licenses & Certifications:
- One year of experience in long term care nursing preferred.
- Graduate of a Practical Nursing program required.
- Current BLS certification required.
- Current IV Therapy certification preferred.
- Current licensure as a Practical Nurse (LPN) in the state of Florida required or licensure eligible.
How To Apply
How to Apply
If you are interested in joining the Sacred Heart Health System Team, please apply by completing an online application.
If you have any questions about the application process or require a reasonable accommodation to complete the application, please contact the Ascension Health Ministry Service Center at 1-855-992-4672 between the hours of 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. EST M-F.
Equal Employment Opportunity
Equal Opportunity Employer
Sacred Heart Health System is an equal opportunity employer.
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