HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - Odessa Clinic - FT Days in Lexington, Missouri

_Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - Odessa Clinic - FT Days_

Lafayette Regional Health Center is part of HCA Midwest Health, a network of hospitals in the Kansas City and surrounding areas. We have been commended for our excellence in healthcare service.

About Lafayette Regional Health Center: *25-bed acute care facility *All new private rooms with private baths State-of-the art imaging and testing services *Full range of general and laparoscopic surgeries *Nearly 20 medical specialties covered *Wellness programs and rehabilitation services

Convenient and quick Emergency services: *Emergency services available 24/7 *Board certified physicians **Staff trained in pediatric and advanced cardiac life support

Under the supervision of a Provider, the LPN/LVN performs a range of assigned nursing tasks and procedures. These include: * Contributes to the assessment of patients by collecting data for analysis by a Provider.

  • Observes and documents patient status and reports patient condition.

  • Administers medications and observes patients for adverse reactions to medications and/or treatments.

  • Dresses wounds and provides personal care.

  • Collects specimens, performs routine laboratory tests.

  • Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate utilizing computerized documentation systems.

  • Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required.

Required Job Qualifications include: * Current Missouri licensure as an LPN or LVN

  • Current certification as a BLS Healthcare Provider.

  • Graduate of an accredited practical or vocational nursing program.

  • Customer service abilities including effective listening skills.

  • Critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision in a fast paced environment.

Ability to perform work that requires frequent standing, bending, reaching, squatting, kneeling, moving, lifting of patients and/or equipment up to 50 pounds

Title: Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - Odessa Clinic - FT Days

Location: Missouri-Lexington-Lafayette Regional Health Center

Requisition ID: 09721-44093