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Saint John is a 90 bed, faith-based hospital priding themselves on compassion, quality, and comprehensive health care with specialties including 24/7 emergency care, senior behavioral health, surgical services, skilled nursing, heart and vascular services, speech therapy, audiology, and rehabilitation. Saint John, part of the Prime Healthcare Network named by Truven Health Analytics as one of the “Top 15 Health Systems in the Nation” has a culture of teamwork and community. With awards in service and safety, we are looking for nurses to uphold our high standard of care. To ensure we get the best talent, we are offering competitive wages, comprehensive benefit packages, clinical advancement program with annual bonus incentives, 401K with company match, tuition reimbursement, and so much more!
The Licensed Practical Nurse/Licensed Psychiatric Technician provides direct and indirect patient care to our patients. Many of the services required will be technical and manual skills, within the scope of practice, that meet the psychosocial, physical, and general aspects of care, and meets the communication needs of the patient and family. Performs under the direction and supervision of a Registered Nurse. Needs to be able to perform duties such as taking vital signs, administrating medications, and reporting status of their patients to the Nurse. Must be able to demonstrate knowledge of EMTALA Regulations and triage process in the ER setting.
Education and Work Experience
1. Current and valid state license as a Licensed Vocational Nurse or Licensed Psychiatric Technician.
2. Current BLS (AHA) certificate upon hire and maintain current.
3. IV certification upon hire required.
4. Minimum one year experience in an applicable setting preferred.
5. Behavioral Violence Prevention (BVP) certificate within 6 months of hire and maintain current.
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