1+ months

LPN---Long-Term-Care

SSM Health
Fond du Lac, WI 54936
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Schedule: Hours are every other weekend, 3:30pm-9:30pm, includes 3 holidays per year.

At SSM Health, we know the healing power of presence begins with compassionate employees like you.

As an LPN in Long Term Care, youve chosen a career where patients mattera lot.

Our Mission and Values put the patient first and place you in a position to improve each day.

You will possess the skills necessary to care for residents with altered abilities. You will deliver both professional care and psychological support to patients, residents and families tailored to the unique requirements for extended care settings.

You will draw on creative communication skills to interact with residents and their families to learn their preferences, offer compassionate nursing support, and ensure everyone feels safe and comfortable.

Thrive as an LPN and gain a careers worth of working knowledge.

In return, you can expect a work environment where:

+ LPNs feel valued, respected and free to express themselves;

+ Each employee finds meaning in work, leveraging skills and talents toward a greater purpose;

+ Teamwork and collaboration is encouraged, while management is supportive.

If youre a patient advocate first

If you listen and respond with great care

If the needs, wants and goals of each patient matter to you

Then wed love to learn more! Please fill out your application today.

Join a network of health care professionals just as kind and powerful as you.

Agnesian HealthCare, a member of SSM Health.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

+ Contributes to the assessment of patients and ensures 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, holistic health needs, available resources and follow up care.

+ Works in a constant state of alertness and safe manner.

+ Performs other duties as assigned.

EDUCATION

+ Graduate of an accredited school of nursing

EXPERIENCE

+ No experience required

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

+ Constant use of speech to share information through oral communication.

+ Constant standing and walking.

+ Frequent lifting/carrying and pushing/pulling objects weighing 0-25 lbs.

+ Frequent sitting, reaching and keyboard use/data entry.

+ Frequent use of vision and depth perception for distances near (20 inches or less) and far (20 feet or more) and to identify and distinguish colors.

+ Frequent use of smell to detect/recognize odors.

+ Frequent use of hearing to receive oral communication, distinguish body sounds and/or hear alarms, malfunctioning machinery, etc.

+ Occasional lifting/carrying and pushing/pulling objects weighing 25-50 lbs.

+ Occasional lifting/moving of patients.

+ Occasional bending, stooping, kneeling, squatting, twisting, gripping and repetitive foot/leg and hand/arm movements.

+ Occasional driving.

+ Rare crawling and running.

SSM Health is committed to equal employment opportunity based on race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, and all other statuses protected by law.

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Posted: 2020-12-24 Expires: 2021-03-25

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