Providence Health & Services LPN – Transitional Care Unit in Olympia, Washington
Providence is calling a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) (Transitional Care, Evening Shift, 1 FTE) to Providence Mother Joseph Care Center in Olympia, Washington. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all – especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
*This position is offering a $5,000 sign-on bonus to eligible candidates.*
In this position you will:
Administers total, comprehensive care to an assigned caseload based on the nursing process and the interdisciplinary care plan.
Conducts initial and ongoing nursing assessments of all participants/residents/patients/clients. monitors health problems and health status as needed, and implement nursing care plans.
Maintains shift accountabilities and ensures continuity of care through proper communication and documentation.
Initiates a patient education plan according to the individualized needs of the patient, in conjunction with the Primary Care Physician.
Provides health counseling and re-instructs participants and family members as needed.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Graduate of an approved Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) program
Current Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) licensure in Washington State
Current Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Certification
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certificate for Healthcare Providers
Prior patient care experience in sub-acute, long term care and/or with Alzheimer’s or Dementia patients
At least 1 year of nursing experience
About the skilled nursing facility you will serve.
Providence Mother Joseph Care Center in Olympia, Washington serves people of all ages and faiths. Our Transitional Care Unit is designed for patients coming out of the hospital who need skilled nursing care, end of life care, or rehabilitation for those recovering from surgery or who have a functional loss from illness, disease, or an accident. Our Long Term Care unit provides skilled nursing in a residential setting, addressing the needs of our residents through creating a sense of community and home in “neighborhoods” and providing a model of care that is resident-centered.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: LPN/LVN
Req ID: 258994