LPN - days - Senior Suites in Kansas City, MO at St. Joseph Medical Center

Date Posted: 8/8/2019

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Job Description



Overview

Kansas City’s first Inpatient Senior Suites Unit, led by a dedicated team of experts with specialized training and experience in geriatric healthcare. he unit is different by having larger newly renovated rooms with accommodations made for seniors and their families. It’s a quiet and private 8 bed unit staffed by geriatric certified nurses and physicians.  Join our team.  You will love it!

Responsibilities

LPN provides direct patient care services requiring technical and manual skills, within the scope of practice, that meet the psychosocial, physical and general aspects of care, and meets the communication needs of the patient and family; Performs under the direction and supervision of a Registered Nurse.

Qualifications


  • Current and valid state license as a Licensed Vocational Nurse.

  • Current BLS (AHA) certificate upon hire and maintain current.

  • Minimum one year experience in an applicable setting preferred.

  • IV certification upon hire; Blood Withdrawal (BW) certification preferred.

  • ACLS (AHA) certificate preferred. 


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