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Licensed Practical Nurse

Company: Eckerd Living Center
Location: Highlands
Posted on: June 26, 2022

Job Description:

Description NEW HIRE $ 7,500 SIGN-ON BONUS

  • Only new hires eligible for sign-on bonus; prior employees have to be separated from Mission for at least 1 year to be re-eligible for sign on. -
  • Former Mission Health employees are eligible ONLY if separated from Mission for 1 year or more.> 1 year = sign on bonus eligible. -
  • Payout for all is in the first paycheck with a 2-year commitment to Mission Health unless otherwise specifiedIntroductionDo you have the career opportunities as a(an) LPN you want in your current role? We invest in what matters most to nurses like you - at home, at work, and at every stage in your career. We have an exciting opportunity for you to join Eckerd Living Center which is a part of the nation's leading provider of healthcare services, HCA Healthcare.BenefitsWe are committed to providing benefits that matter to nurses. At Eckerd Living Center, our benefits package offers eligible colleagues an attractive benefit package that includes medical, wellbeing, dental and vision benefits along with some unique benefits including:
    • Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance and Flexible Spending
    • Paid Time Off (PTO) and Personal Leave
    • 401K -(100% annual match - 3% to 9% of pay based on years of service)
    • Academic Assistance -and -Reimbursements -for Tuition and Student Loans
    • Employee Discounts -including Tickets, Retail, Mental Health Apps, Education Apps, Identity Theft Protection etc.
    • Home, -Auto, and -Pet Insurance
    • Employee Stock Purchase Program (ESPP)
    • Short Term -& -Long Term Disability -coverage
    • Adoption -Assistance
    • Legal Benefits -and lots more!Do you want to work where you have a voice? Nurses are at the forefront of our commitment to the care and improvement of human life. At HCA Healthcare, there are many ways for nurses to have a voice through professional practice councils, advisory councils, vital voices surveys, and units of distinction. We learn from our multi-generational nursing family. We partner with our Nurses at Eckerd Living Center!Job Summary and Qualifications Role Summary: Provides nursing care for the comfort and well being of patients. Administers prescribed medications, including IV solutions, and nutrition. Changes dressings and provides wound care. Documents care delivery, patient condition, reaction and progress. Reinforces patient and family teaching/counseling. Essential Accountabilities: 1. Provides patient care as delegated by the Registered Nurse assigned to the patient. Performance Criteria: 1. Ensures accurate, safe, and timely delivery of medications, IV solutions and treatments. 2. Ensures safe environment for patient. 3. Patient comfort measures are provided. 4. Care is delivered in an organized manner according to patient schedule and needs. 5. Patient and family teaching is reinforced. 6. Ensures accurate and timely documentation. 7. Delegates to unlicensed personnel according to scope of practice and competency by department standards. 8. Treatment plan is followed. 9. Nutritional needs are monitored. 2. Collaborates with patients, colleagues and interdisciplinary team members to achieve desired outcomes. Performance Criteria: 1. Participates in rounds, report, and patient/family conferences by department standards. 2. Serves as advocate for patients and families 3. Changes in patient's health status, treatment regimen, and trends are reported. 3. Participates as a member of care team to achieve business goals and quality outcomes. Performance Criteria: 1. Patient charges are documented. 2. Collaborates and enters information for acuity classification by department standards. 3. Knowledge of techniques, procedures and regulations appropriate to the population served are updated per department standard is a community hospital serving Macon, Jackson and the surrounding counties. Located between the towns of Highlands and Cashiers, the hospital offers 24/7 emergency care, acute inpatient care, rehabilitation, as well as long-term care through Eckerd Living Center. Ambulatory services are also available, including therapy services and primary care. Highlands-Cashiers Hospital has more than 24 beds for acute care services and 80+ beds in the Eckerd Living Center. Highlands-Cashiers Hospital is a member of Mission Health, an operating division of HCA Healthcare.HCA Healthcare has been named one of the World's Most Ethical Companies by Ethisphere Institute for over a decade. - In recent years, HCA Healthcare spent an estimated $3.7 billion in cost for the delivery of charitable care, uninsured discounts, and other uncompensated expenses. "Bricks and mortar do not make a hospital. People do."- Dr. Thomas Frist, Sr.HCA Healthcare Co-FounderIf this opportunity is your next step in your career path, we encourage you to apply for our LPN opening. We review all applications. Qualified candidates will be contacted by a member of our team. -We are interviewing 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.

Keywords: Eckerd Living Center, Asheville , Licensed Practical Nurse, Healthcare , Highlands, North Carolina

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