Licensed Practical Nurse LPN Skilled Nursing Facility Various Shifts Sign On Bonus
Location: Overland Park, Kansas
Internal Number: 21031096
Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) AdventHealth Care Center Overland Park
Up to 2K Sign On Bonus
This position is located in Overland Park, KS
6501 West 75th Street
Overland Park, KS 66204
Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth Care Center Business Office
AdventHealth Care Center’s mission to “Extend the Healing Ministry of Christ”
The opportunity and encouragement to truly care for and love the patients/residents they serve
The opportunity to work with like-minded co-workers who believe and support the organization’s mission
The patient-centric focus of meeting the needs of the patient/residents
Being part of a large healthcare organization where we can be “Greater as a Whole”
Various shifts available.
You Will Be Responsible For:
Provides nursing care within their scope of practice and in accordance with standards of care established by the facility.
Assists with the development and revision of nursing care plans under the guidance of a Registered Nurse. Manages/directs the plan of care by directly administering care or by directing and supervising nursing duties delegated to nursing assistants.
Checks and records vital signs on a regular basis following established policy or at own discretion if the need exists.
Assists with residents’ comfort.
Maintains accurate and complete records of nursing care provided.
Reports significant observations to the nurse in charge/RN designee and physicians.
Reports pertinent changes in condition to the physician and the resident/health care decision maker.
Participates in purposeful daily rounds.
Prepares and administers medications after appropriate orientation and instruction.
Maintains accurate medication records and observes residents for signs and symptoms of adverse drug reactions.
Administers special treatments, procedures, dressing changes, irrigations and other procedures requiring special techniques based on her/his nursing education and scope of practice.
Accompanies physician on rounds when necessary; reviews physician’s orders, medications, and records to ensure prompt and accurate execution.
Attends Resident Care Conferences.
Attends staff education, training and other required meetings.
Maintains a clean, safe, and organized work space.
Monitors consistent application of Restorative Nursing Goals and Approaches and refers any necessary changes to the Charge Nurse for evaluation.
Answers resident call lights promptly.
May come in contact with blood and other infectious materials, follows Universal Precautions Directs and provides assistance, observes, and monitors the activities of Nursing Assistants.
Contributes to the evaluation of CNA performance as requested.
Assure that the HIPAA and Assignment of Benefits/Medical Treatment Consent forms have been signed upon resident’s admission and placed in the Admission Director’s mailbox for processing the next day.
Other related duties and responsibilities as may be assigned, within the scope of her/his education and under direct supervision of a Registered Nurse.
What You Will Need:
Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing
Must be 18 years of age or older
Current Basic Life Support (CPR) certification
Current Licensed Practical Nurse license in the state
Supervision of nursing care provided by Certified Nursing Assistant
The LPN helps to fulfill the care requirements of our residents. Under the direction of the nurse manager, the LPN will work within their entire scope of practice. He/she will be fully accountable for ensuring that competent care and safety are consistently delivered to all residents.
At AdventHealth, Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ is our mission. It calls us to be His hands and feet in helping people feel whole. Our story is one of hope — one that strives to heal and restore the body, mind and spirit. Our more than 80,000 skilled and compassionate caregivers in hospitals, physician practices, outpatient clinics, urgent care centers, skilled nursing facilities, home health agencies and hospice centers are committed to providing individualized, wholistic care.