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LPN Licensed Practical Nurse - Medical Surgical

Location
Nowata, Oklahoma
Job Type
Permanent
Posted
2 Sep 2022
We Are Hiring:

LPN

Department:  Medical Surgical

Schedule:  Full-Time, Night shift. 6:45pm-7:15am. Sunday through Thrursday. No weekends!  3, 12-hour shifts. 36 hours per week. 

Location: Jane Phillips - Nowata OK

 

Ascension St. John in Nowata, Oklahoma, is a critical care access hospital with 24/7 emergency care. We deliver community-based primary care for life-threatening injuries and illnesses. Ascension St. John Nowata offers diagnostic imaging and lab tests. When making the transition from hospital to home after surgery, illness or accident, we offer swing bed care with skilled nursing and rehabilitation therapies and home health after discharge from the hospital. Nowata offers a 17 bed facility with a daily census of seven patients.

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 obtained within 1 Month (30 days) of hire date or job transfer date required. American Heart Association or American Red Cross accepted.
  • Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse credentialed from the Oklahoma Board of Nursing required.

 

Education:

  • High School diploma equivalency or 1 year of applicable cumulative job specific experience required.
    • Note: Required professional licensure/certification can be used in lieu of education or experience, if applicable.
Additional Preferences:

No additional preferences.

Why Join Our Team:

Beginning as a 50-bed hospital in 1926, Ascension St. John has expanded to include multiple hospital locations, incorporating the skills of more than 7,000 employees throughout northeastern Oklahoma. We offer generous paid time off for work-life balance, a collaborative work environment, professional development opportunities, and more to help our associates flourish personally and professionally. 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 St. John is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Affirmative Action employer. Associates and Applicants receive fair and impartial consideration 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.

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Details

  • Job Reference: 702072370-2
  • Date Posted: 2 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Ascension
  • Location: Nowata, Oklahoma
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent