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SCL Health Licensed Practical Nurse Acute Medical in Wheat Ridge, Colorado

You You bring your body, mind, heart and spirit to your work as a LicensedPractical Nurse Your compassion is tangible: patients feel it in the hand they hold Families feel it in your prayers Colleagues feel it in your support You know how to stay organized and move fast You thrive in fast-paced environments You re great at what you do, but you want to be part of something evengreater Because you believe that while individuals can be strong, the right team isinvincible Us Lutheran Medical Center is part of SCL Health, a faith-based, nonprofithealthcare organization that focuses on person-centered care Our 249-bed community-based hospital has been awarded the highest nationalrecognition possible for nursing excellence Magnet designation by the ANCC We are proud to extend the mission of SCL Health by providingcomprehensive, specialty care to the poor, the vulnerable, ourcommunities and each other Dating back to 1905, we are proud of the rich history and inspiring missionour hospital has embodied for over 110 years Benefits are one of the ways we encourage health for you and your family Our generous package includes medical, dental and vision coverage But health is more than a well-working body: it encompasses body, mindand social well-being To that end, we ve launched a Healthy Living program to address yourholistic health Healthy Living includes financial incentives, digital tools, tobaccocessation, classes, counseling and paid time off We also offer financial wellness tools and retirement planning We Together we ll align mission and careers, values and workplace We ll honor each other s dignity and surpass the standards we set We ll encourage joy, demand safety and take pride in our integrity We ll laugh at each other s jokes (even the bad ones) We ll hello and high five We ll celebrate milestones and acknowledge the value of spirituality inhealing We re proud of what we know, which includes how much there is to learn Your day As an LPN you need to know how to: Assist in collection of a holistic,age-specific admission history and physical assessment Deliver nursing plan of care on all assigned patients Perform phlebotomy procedures, collect specimens and assist in coordinatinglab result reports and perform quality control checks Maintain unit equipment and ensure that equipment is clean, stored in theappropriate storage area, and ready for use Remove defective equipment from service and report any non-working or unsafeequipment or facility fixtures Assist in scheduling tests ordered by the health care provider Obtain appropriate treatment authorizations, schedule specialistappointments, call client companies, and schedule follow up appointments Assist with discharge activities including completing discharge documents,reviewing post visit instructions related to medications, activity, andwound care, and follow-up appointments and questions Your experience We hire people, not resumes But we also expect excellence, which is why we require: Graduate of anaccredited LPN program, required Current LPN license, required Current BLS certification endorsed by the American Heart Association or theability to obtain within sixty (60) days of hire (with priorapproval), required Ability to demonstrate phlebotomy skills or successfully complete phlebotomyin-service and competency within three (3) months of hire, required At least one (1) year of LPN experience, preferred IV certification, preferred Your next move Now that you know more about being an LPN on our team we hope you ll join us At SCL Health you ll reaffirm every day how much you love this work, andwhy you were called to it in the first placeOur facilities do not discriminate against any person on the basis of race,color, national origin, disability, or age in admission or access to,or treatment or employment in, its programs, services or activities, oron the basis of sex (gender) in health programs and activitiesEmployer's Job# 20007877Please visit job URL for more information

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