LPN Licensed Practical Nurse
Company: Ascension Health
Posted on: August 7, 2022
We Are Hiring: ***10% of Annual Salary Sign-On Bonus eligible
for Full-Time Positions ***Now Hiring LPN's at Saint Joseph Village
in Freeport, IL!Located in a tranquil setting close to major
Freeport roads, Saint Joseph Center is easily accessible. This
120-bed community offers short-stay rehabilitation and long-term
skilled nursing care. We make every effort to help our residents
feel comfortable, respected and loved. Many of our staff members
are long-tenured and form close relationships with residents. A
kind word, a shared laugh or a heartfelt hug can brighten a day.2nd
Shift: Full-Time2:00pm - 10:30pmWhy Join Ascension Living?
- Be part of a great team and culture
- Affordable medical, dental, vision insurance, paid-time off,
retirement savings plan, with employer match, discount programs and
- Tuition Reimbursement Program**Some restrictions may apply What
You Will Do: Provide basic bedside care to long term care patients
under the direction of a Registered Nurse -(RN) or physician,
functioning within scope of license.
- Contribute to the assessment of patients by collecting data for
analysis by a Registered Nurse (RN).
- Administer medications and observe patients for adverse
reactions to medications or treatments.
- Perform routine laboratory tests and simple therapeutic
- Educate patients/families about disease treatment plan
including self-care post discharge, holistic health needs,
available resources and follow up care.
- Assure resident safety by identifying safety hazards and
emergency situations and initiates corrective action as
appropriate. - What You Will Need: Licensure / Certification /
- BLS Provider obtained within 1 Month (30 days) of hire date or
job transfer date required.
- Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse obtained prior to hire date
or job transfer date, required. -Education:
- High school diploma or GED required. Additional Preferences: No
additional preferences. 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
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