LPN- Licensed Practical Nurse- Med Surg- Full-Time- Nights
Company: Amita Health
Location: Des Plaines
Posted on: February 22, 2021
We Are Hiring: Looking for an enthusiastic, energetic, ready to
work, newly licensed LPN with a drive to improve the lives of
others for one of our medical surgical unit at Holy Family Medical
Center in Des Plaines. Full-time nights,12hour shifts, 7p-7:30a.
Hours are scheduled with rotation into every other weekends and
rotation into holidays. All of our patient rooms are private rooms,
we have electronic badge system for rounding, standardized uniform
color. We have ventilator patients who require suctioning. We offer
competitive benefits. What You Will Do: 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 assures 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. What You Will Need:
Licensure / Certification / Registration
- BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association
(AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date
- Practical/Vocational Nurse credentialed from the Illinois
Department of Financial and Professional Regulation obtained prior
to hire date or job transfer date required.Education:
- High school diploma or GED required. Why Join Our Team: AMITA
Health, one of the largest health systems in Illinois, is comprised
of 19 hospitals and more than 230 sites of care. With more than 900
providers in its medical groups, 26,000 associates and 7,000
physician partners, AMITA Health serves over 6.6 million residents
in the greater Chicagoland area. We are committed to improving
accessibility to healthcare in the communities we serve. We hold
ourselves accountable to our patients and one another, and we work
hard to treat the whole person, body, mind and spirit. Our
compassionate, talented team members are the source of our
strength, and we invest heavily in their well-being. We offer
significant professional opportunities, career advancement
potential, comprehensive training and competitive wages. Equal
Opportunity Employer: AMITA Health will provide equal employment
opportunities (EEO) to all associates and applicants for employment
regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender,
sexual orientation, gender identification or expression, age,
disability, marital status, amnesty, genetic information, carrier
status or any other legally protected status or status as a covered
veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local
laws.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 AMITA Health 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. AMITA Health will not
solicit money or banking information from applicants.
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