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Licensed Practical Nurse PERM and ON-CALL - Norfolk

Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services Norfolk, NE
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NEBRASKA STATE GOVERNMENT
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Licensed Practical Nurse PERM and ON-CALL - Norfolk

SALARY: See Position Description
OPENING DATE: 11/06/18
CLOSING DATE: Continuous
JOB TYPE: PERM FULL-TIME, PERM PART-TIME, TEMPORARY ON-CALL
LOCATION: Norfolk
DEPARTMENT: Health & Human Services Department
DESCRIPTION:
Join the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services in "Helping People Live Better Lives." With continuing education and advancement opportunities, you can join a team of professional nurses where the work culture encompasses passion, integrity, and fulfillment. The Norfolk Regional Center is looking for Licensed Practical Nurses with teamwork and adaptability skills. Join #TeamDHHS today! 

Full-Time: $16.048-$20.060 per hour with benefits. Additional pay based on experience. Guaranteed 40 hours per week for full-time employees, generous shift differentials up to $1.50 per hour, flexible schedules and overtime available. Excellent benefits and retirement contribution match of 156%. TEMPORARY - ON CALL RATE $19.752/hour with Flexible Scheduling and Shift Differential 
EXAMPLES OF WORK:
Licensed Practical Nurse to perform duties within scope of practice including medication administration; documentation; initiate therapeutic interactions with patients; perform treatments; transcribe doctor's orders; evaluate physical health and emotional status of patients under supervision of RN; perform assigned patient education; complete order entry; supply inventory and ordering; use of electronic medical record. Will be a contributing member of the interdisciplinary treatment team delivering holistic and individualized care to patients. 
QUALIFICATIONS / REQUIREMENTS:
REQUIREMENTS: A current license to practice as a licensed practical nurse in Nebraska or authority based on the Nurse Licensure Compact to practice as a licensed practical nurse in Nebraska is required.

PREFERRED: Knowledge or experience working with patients with mental illness or psychiatric disorders.

OTHER: Will consider candidates eligible for license within three months of application. Candidates must obtain license before start date. Valid Driver's license required for permanent position. 
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Ability to be flexible and adapt to rapidly changing situations; maintain professional boundaries and therapeutic working relationships; work and function as part of an interdisciplinary treatment team 
 

Job Details

Date Posted November 6, 2018
Date Closes December 31, 2018
Located In Norfolk, NE
Department NE DHHS
Job Type Full-time Employee
Compensation Hourly Wage
Experience Level Entry Level (0-2 yrs. experience)
Shift
Daytime
Mon: 8 am to 4 pm
Tue: 8 am to 4 pm
Wed: 8 am to 4 pm
Thu: 8 am to 4 pm
Fri: 8 am to 4 pm
SOC Category 29-2061.00 Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses
Zipcode 68701

This job offers the following benefits

  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • College Savings Plan
  • Dependent-Care Spending Accounts
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment
  • Dental
  • Dependent Life Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Life Insurance
  • Long-Term Disability
  • Medical
  • Prescription Drug Plan
  • Vision
  • Voluntary Life Insurance
  • Bereavement Pay
  • Credit Union
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacations
  • Sick Leave
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Unpaid Leaves of Absence
  • Wellness Program

This job requires the following skills

  • Excellent Communications
  • Medical Reporting
  • Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)
  • Nursing
  • Nursing Care
  • Nursing Care Plans
  • Federal Administration
  • Public Administration - Case Management
At a Glance
Enjoy these benefits
  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • College Savings Plan
  • Dependent-Care Spending Accounts
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment
  • And More ...
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