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LPN / LVN - Alexian Village - Premium Pay!

Company: Ascension Health
Location: Signal Mountain
Posted on: June 24, 2022

Job Description:

We Are Hiring: SHORT TERM OPTION LPN: - Alexian Village, an Ascension Living community, now offers Short Term Option Licensed Practical Nurse opportunities! As a Short Term Option LPN, you will have the unique opportunity to work for a specific period of time and receive premium compensation for your dedicated commitment in a short term position. -WORK ASSIGNMENT: - 8, 12, or 14 week assignmentsWORK SCHEDULE: - 36 hours per week, including every other weekend and two holidaysRATE OF PAY: - $38/HOUR! - -Why join our team?This beautiful community, just minutes from downtown Chattanooga, boasts a scenic, secured walking trail and private courtyard. Our fun & collaborative culture makes this a truly unique opportunity! What You Will Do: Provides care to patients under the direction of a registered nurse or physician, functioning withinscope of license.

  • Contributes to the assessment of patients and assures the well-being of patients.
  • Administers medications and observes patients for adverse reactions to medications or treatments.
  • Performs laboratory tests and therapeutic services.
  • Educates patients/families about disease treatment plan including self care post discharge, holistichealth needs, available resources and follow up care.
  • Within scope of job, requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimalsupervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment.
  • Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required. What You Will Need: Licensure / Certification / Registration:--- Required Credential(s):--- BLS Provider obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.--- Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.Education:--- High school diploma or GED required. Additional Preferences:
    • Minimum of 1 year of experience as an LPN is strongly preferred. Why Join Our Team: As a subsidiary of Ascension, Ascension Living is committed to providing services, amenities, opportunities and support, so seniors can enjoy living healthier and happier, at every age and at every stage.We're the second-largest nonprofit system in the U.S. Our living choices include independent living, assisted living, memory care, short-term rehabilitative care and long-term skilled nursing care.More than 10,000 adults live in our 54 senior living communities, which are located in 12 states, and Washington, D.C. Also, more than 5,500 associates are employed by Ascension - professional, compassionate individuals who believe in empowering people to age successfully.Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, with special attention to persons living in poverty and those most vulnerable. In FY2019, Ascension provided $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.Ascension includes more than 150,000 associates and 40,000 aligned providers. The national health system operates more than 2,600 sites of care - including 150 hospitals and more than 50 senior living facilities - in 20 states and the District of Columbia, while providing a variety of services including clinical and network services, venture capital investing, investment management, biomedical engineering, facilities management, risk management, and contracting through Ascension's own group purchasing organization. Equal Employment Opportunity Employer: Ascension Living is an equal opportunity employer (EEO) and affords equal opportunity to all associates and applicants 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.For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the "EEO is the Law" poster:Please note that Ascension Living will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension Living will not solicit money or banking information from applicants. E-Verify Statement: This employer participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-Verify link below for more information.

Keywords: Ascension Health, Chattanooga , LPN / LVN - Alexian Village - Premium Pay!, Healthcare , Signal Mountain, Tennessee

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