LPN ED - Full Time Days and Nights at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 10/3/2021

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  • Job Schedule
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Killeen, TX
  • Date Posted:
    10/3/2021
  • Job ID:
    21025433
  • Job Family
    Nursing
  • Shift
    1 - Day

Job Description


Description

Licensed Practical Nurse – Emergency Department -  AdventHealth Central Texas

Location Address: 2201 S Clear Creek Rd., Killeen, TX  76549

Top Reasons to Work At AdventHealth Central Texas, Killeen, TX

  • Our care for patients extend to the spiritual level by praying with patients and families and providing on call, 24 hours, 7 days a week Chaplains for spiritual support.
  • Award winning facility with opportunities to grow both professionally and personally working with great individuals, part of a bigger team that continues to build a world-class culture where you become family.
  • Extraordinary benefits to include tuition reimbursement and on-campus classes.
  • Cost of living is 20 percent lower than the national average
  • Largest school district in the area, with more than 50 elementary, middle, high school, and specialized campuses to choose from
  • Surrounded close to Ft. Hood, Copperas Cove, to Belton and Lampasas with plenty of restaurants, shopping and other family fun events.
  • Miles of scenic trails and parks available for recreational activity

Work Hours/Shift:

Full Time / Days

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Understands and follows hospital policy related to clinical area
  • Understands and follows TJC standards for clinical area
  • Get patients ready for scheduled procedure
  • Recover patients after scheduled procedure
  • Assist during the procedure as a circulator
  • Provide follow up phone calls to patients
  • Provide pre op telephone calls to patients

Qualifications

What You Will Need:

  • Valid Texas LPN license or LPN license from state recognized by Texas Board of Nursing as equivalent
  • BLS
  • Knowledge of what medications are permitted to be given by LVN vs. RN
  • Ability to multitask effectively
  • Ability to get patients ready for procedure in a set amount of time
  • Ability to discharge patients in a timely manner
  • Previous Cath Lab experience preferred
  • Previous critical care experience (Emergency Department, ICU, Paramedic) preferred

Job Summary:

The Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) acts as an essential team member in providing positive and effective care for Cardiac Cath Lab patients as well as Interventional Radiology patients. The LPN participates in the everyday workings of the Cath Lab and provides direct patient care for Cath Lab patients


This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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