Licensed Practical Nurse Geriatric- FT Evening
Do you have a passion for healthcare and helping others? Do you enjoy working in a fast-paced, patient-centered environment? Jump-start your career in our Psychiatric Geriatric department. Submit your application today! This position is 3:00 PM - 11:00 PM, M-F with occasional weekend work required.
Our Licensed Practical Nurses are a committed, caring group of colleagues. We have a passion for creating positive patient interactions. If you are dedicated to caring for the well-being of others, this could be your next opportunity. We want your knowledge and expertise!
Our employees come first. We provide a total compensation package to make sure your needs are met. Choose the medical coverage package that best suits you. Look after your loved ones while still getting paid with our Paid Family Leave. Plan for your future with our matching 401k or opt-in for several other benefits including tuition assistance, student loan repayment, family and medical flex spending accounts, life insurance, and identity theft protection.
Your passion is caring. So is ours. Come grow your career with us-become a member of a collaborative team whose mission focuses on the care and improvement of human life
At the Kansas City research hospital and ER, our mission is to touch lives with hope, healing, comfort and care. Located in beautiful Kansas City, Missouri, our hospital system is comprised of three health clinics that embody the heart of the HCA Midwest Health system. Our additional two campuses include Research Medical Center Brookside Campus, 6601 Rockhill Rd, and Research Psychiatric Center, 2323 E 63rd St.
At Research Psychiatric Center, above all else, we are committed to the care and improvement of human life. Research Psychiatric Center has provided comprehensive behavioral health services for more than 25 years to teenagers, adults and seniors dealing with emotional disorders, mental illness and substance abuse.
The Senior Adult Unit is an 18 bed unit that offers a specific inpatient treatment program for the geriatric population. We strive to set a safe patient to nurse ratio to accommodate the unit's acuity and promote patient safety. We have rearranged our orientation process to help our new employees feel empowered and confident when they come to the floor. We recognize staff in several ways including using a program called Above All Else that allows public recognition and point awards for staff.
Learn more about working at Research Medical Center where above all else we are committed to the care and improvement of human life:
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What you will do in this role:
- The Licensed Practical Nurse participates in direct patient care, administers medications and helps with guidance of non-professional personnel.
- Provides prescribed medical treatment and personal care services to psychiatric patients in hospital. Works under the supervision of the Registered Nurse utilizing the nursing process.
- Patient rounding and medication management
- Millieu management
- Participates in treatment team
- Coordination of care with the physicians
What qualifications you will need:
- Graduate from an accredited school of nursing
- Current LPN licensure from the state of Missouri.
- BLS through AHA required
- Prefer one year of direct patient experience in an acute care setting
Hospital Corporation of America (HCA) is a leading healthcare provider with over 31.2 million patient encounters a year at locations in 21 states including the UK. We care about our community! HCA has been continually named one of Ethisphere's most ethical company's in the world since 2010. In 2018, HCA spent an estimated $3.3 billion in cost for the delivery of charitable care, uninsured discounts, and other uncompensated expenses.
If you are looking for an opportunity that provides satisfaction and personal growth, we encourage you to apply. We promptly review all applications. If you are highly qualified you will hear from one of our managers. Come unlock the possibilities and apply today!
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.