LPN/LVN - Progressive Care Unit
Company: Ascension Health
Posted on: June 23, 2022
We Are Hiring: LPN - PCUFull Time, NightsCompetitive
BenefitsAscension Saint Thomas Rutherford - Murfreesboro, TNUp to
7K Sign On Bonus!!We are a 36 bed unit who care for a diverse
patient population including those diagnosed with MI, CHF, Stroke,
Respiratory Failure, Kidney Failure, and\or are otherwise acutely
ill. We will have tech support on the unit. RN's will manage
various cardiac drips, bipaps, highflow oxygen, insulin drips, and
PD while collaborating and coordinating care across many
departments. -Saint Thomas Rutherford Hospital is the leading
healthcare provider in Rutherford County and we continue to grow
our services in order to meet the healthcare needs of our
community. Our mission is to serve all persons, with special
attention to those who are poor and vulnerable, while improving the
health of individuals and communities. -You will work side by side
with the best nursing staff and teammates while receiving top notch
training to further your long-term career with Ascension Saint
Thomas Rutherford!At Saint Thomas Rutherford, we offer:
- Power of Purpose: For us, work is more than the place we go
each day. It's an environment that nurtures relationships, connects
talent, and understands patients. Our innovative spirit impacts and
influences the community that we serve.
- Culture of Teamwork: We encourage diversity of talents while
offering the support of a multi-disciplinary team.
- Professional Development: By supporting our associates and
their professional development, we ultimately enhance the care and
services we provide to the community. Through this development, our
associates find new opportunities for career advancement.
- Innovative Environment: We are a progressive, stable company
with 120 years of experience in delivering world-class personalized
care. At Saint Thomas Health, we are actively trying new solutions
to help overcome some of healthcare's toughest challenges.
- Compensation/Benefits: At Ascension, we care for the people who
are the foundation of our work to fulfill our mission: our
associates. We offer a comprehensive benefit package inclusive of
medical, dental, vision, retirement, and generous PTO. Associates
can also take advantage of other great benefits like tuition
reimbursement or adoption assistance. - -We are looking for engaged
and positive people to help find ways to change healthcare for the
future- if this is you, apply today so we can start the
conversation! 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 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. 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
- Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse credentialed from the
Tennessee Board of Nursing or current home state license for
multi-state license recognition "Compact State" obtained prior to
hire date or job transfer date required.Education:
- Diploma from an accredited school/college of nursing required.
Additional Preferences: No additional preferences. Why Join Our
Team: As one of the largest health systems in the state, we offer
rewarding careers across eight hospitals, in addition to a
comprehensive network of affiliated joint ventures, medical
practices, clinics and rehabilitation facilities. We employ more
than 8,000 associates and serve a 68-county area. As we continue to
grow, we need compassionate caregivers to join us on our journey
and to help influence care across our hospitals. We provide our
associates with the support needed to re-energize, engage and
experience the joy of caring for our patients. If you are looking
for a rewarding career in healthcare, we invite you to apply
today.When you join Ascension, you join a team of over 150,000
individuals across the country committed to a Mission of serving
others and providing compassionate, personalized care to all. Our
inclusive culture, continuing education programs, career coaches
and benefit offerings are just a few of the resources and tools
that team members can use to create a rewarding career path. In
fact, Ascension spent nearly $46 million in tuition assistance
alone to support associate growth and development. If you are
looking for a career where you can grow and make a difference in
your community, we invite you to join our team today. Equal
Employment Opportunity Employer: Ascension Saint Thomas is an equal
opportunity employer (EEO) and affords equal opportunity to all
associates and applicants 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.For further information regarding
your EEO rights, click on the following link to the "EEO is the
Law" poster: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. E-Verify Statement: This employer
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