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Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - Kearney - Part time or Full Time (1521-8113) (7685.2)

Children's Hospital & Medical Center - Omaha Kearney, NE
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Job Description

Just like the children we serve, Children's is growing quickly and hiring a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) who will be responsible for providing professional nursing care based on scope of nursing practice /patient care protocols and in accordance with Children’s Physicians policies and procedures.

Essential Functions/Competencies

% of Time

 

98%

  1. Contributes to the direct and indirect assessment and of the health care status of patients based on established patient care protocol and nursing process:
  • Contributes to establishing nursing diagnoses which identifies the needs of the patient through the identification of signs and systems.
  • Performs treatments, procedures and medication/immunization administration in a professional and compassionate manner according to office protocol.
  • Contributes to the assessment of physical, mental, emotional, developmental and social conditions when interviewing all patients/families in the office.
  • Coordinates the scheduling of diagnostic tests and procedures with the patient/family, other physicians/hospitals and the insurance companies as directed by the provider.
  • Participates in patient/family education.
  • Provides care based on age-specific or developmental milestones for infant, toddler, preschool, school age or adolescent according to protocol under the direct supervision of the RN.
  • Completes all required patient care documentation and reporting in accurate and timely manner on the appropriate forms and within the electronic medical record.
  • Responds appropriately in crisis situations or life threatening emergencies.
  • Promotes a team based approach  in the delivering of nursing care as determined by the needs of the office and the direction of the office manager or physician(s).

 

Regular attendance at work is an essential function of the job.

 

Perform physical requirements as described in the Physical Requirements section

SECONDARY FUNCTIONS/COMPETENCIES

5%

  1. Performs other duties as assigned

100%

 

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
  • Graduate from an accredited school or university as a LPN required.
  • Previous pediatric nursing experience preferred.

CERTIFICATIONS/LICENSURE REQUIREMENTS:

  • Current and valid LPN license for NE/IA depending on state of residency required.
  • Current and valid Basic Life Support (BLS) through the American Heart Association is required.

 

Job Details

Date Posted September 5, 2019
Date Closes October 5, 2019
Requisition 1521-8113
Address 211 W 33rd St
Located In Kearney, NE
Work At Clinic
Department Children's Physicians, Kearney
Job Type Full-time Employee
Compensation Hourly Wage, Based on Experience
Experience Level Entry Level (0-2 yrs. experience)
Shift
Daytime
Varied M-F + Weekend Rotation
Hours 24 or 32 or 40 hours hours per week
SOC Category 29-2061.00 Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses
Zipcode 68845

This job offers the following benefits

  • 403(b) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Dependent-Care Spending Accounts
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Health-Care Spending Accounts
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment
  • Business Travel Accident Insurance
  • Dental
  • Dependent Life Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Group Homeowners and Auto
  • Group Legal
  • Life Insurance
  • Long-Term Disability
  • Maternity / Paternity / Family Leave
  • Medical
  • Prescription Drug Plan
  • Short-Term Disability
  • Supplemental Insurance
  • Vision
  • Voluntary Life Insurance
  • Bereavement Pay
  • Cafeteria / Food
  • Continuing Education Program
  • Credit Union
  • Discounts on Employer Merchandise & Services
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Financial Planning
  • Free Parking
  • Health Fair
  • Nursing Facilities
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacations
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Wellness Program
  • Workout Facilities
  • Achievement Awards
  • Bonus Plan
  • Merit Increases

This job requires the following skills

  • Excellent Team Member
  • Problem Resolution
  • Word Processing
  • Basic Life Support (BLS)
  • Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)
  • Clinic Care
At a Glance
Enjoy these benefits
  • 403(b) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Dependent-Care Spending Accounts
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Health-Care Spending Accounts
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment
  • And More ...
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