at HCA in Overland Park, Kansas, United States
Are you looking for a work environment as a Cardiac Telemetry Licensed Practice Nurse (LPN) where diversity and inclusion thrive? Submit your application with today and find out what it truly means to be a part of the HCA Healthcare team.
We are committed to providing our employees with the support they need. At OPRMC We offer an array of medical, dental, and vision packages as well as several add-on perks to make your benefits package truly customizable to you and your family needs. Some of our unique benefits we offer include:
Student Loan Repayment
Tuition Reimbursement/Assistance Programs
Paid Personal Leave
401k (100% annual match - 3%-9% of pay based on years of service)
Identity Theft Protection discounts
Auto, Home, and Life Insurance options
Employee Stock Purchase Program (ESPP)
We are seeking a Licensed Practice Nurse (LPN) to ensure that we continue to provide all patients with high quality, efficient care. Did you get into our industry for these reasons? We are an amazing team that works hard to support each other and are seeking a phenomenal addition like you who feels patient care is as meaningful as we do. We want you to apply now!
The Licensed Vocational Nurse/Licensed Practical Nurse (LVN/LPN) coordinates and delivers high quality, patient-centered care by performing a variety of delegated basic patient care services. In collaboration with the RN and other members of the care team, the LVN/LPN provides individualized, comprehensive, and compassionate care in accordance with the nature and specific requirements of the department, and consistent with the scope and standards of practice for the relevant state and specialty.
About this unit:
Fast paced, multitasking, and advanced critical thinking skills utilized
Amazing team work throughout all levels - Physicians, Leadership, RNs, PCTs
Lots of room for growth!
Close Knit, Team Oriented Unit with High expectations and accountability
53 licensed bed Cardiac Telemetry Unit
Dedicated team and committed to maintaining excellence in care of the cardiac patient through continuing education and ongoing professional development
The Licensed Vocational Nurse/Licensed Practical Nurse (LVN/LPN) coordinates and delivers high quality, patient-centered care by performing a variety of delegated basic patient care services.
In collaboration with the RN and other members of the care team, the LVN/LPN provides individualized, comprehensive, and compassionate care in accordance with the nature and specific requirements of the department, and consistent with the scope and standards of practice for the relevant state and specialty.
Collects data and performs focused nursing assessments of the health status of patients.
Provides direct, evidence-based nursing care of assigned patients as directed by the physician or RN. Assists with procedures, monitoring, or other functions as directed.
Performs lab and procedural tests within the LVN/LPN scope of practice, after demonstrating competency.
Inserts and maintains IVs, after meeting training requirements and demonstrating competency.
Administers prescribed medications to patients in accordance with hospital policies and practice guidelines. Monitors patient for therapeutic response. Notifies provider and intervenes as appropriate in the event of an unintended response to medication.
Identifies potential nursing problems/changes in patient status, informing appropriate team members.
Escalates situations requiring care beyond the scope or practice of an LVN/LPN.
Reinforces education for patient and family based on the individual needs of the customer.
Documents the administration of care in the patient medical record in a timely and thorough manner.
Demonstrates an understanding of and adherence to the principles of patient privacy and security of protected health information
Provides for the smooth processing of patients into and out of the department.
Provides accurate and pertinent patient information reports to the RN or CNC and to the oncoming shift to ensure continuity of care.
Serves as a resource to department staff, students, volunteers and other departments, and contributes to the teamwork essential to ensuring quality patient care.
Provides and ensures patient safety at all times.
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We are committed to: Providing an inclusive work environment where everyone is treated with fairness, dignity and respect. Recruiting and retaining a diverse staff reflective of the patients and communities we serve. Equal employment opportunities are provided to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected category in accordance to applicable federal, state, or local laws.