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LPN Acute Care Cardiology Weekend Nights

Company: UCHealth Careers
Location: Arvada
Posted on: June 5, 2024

Job Description:

Description

Location: UCHealth Anschutz Inpatient Pavilion, Aurora, CO: US.

Department: Acute Care Cardiology Unit

FTE: Full Time, 0.9, 72.00 hours per pay period (2 weeks)

Shift: Friday, Saturday, Sunday Nights only

Pay: $23.89 - $37.03 / hour. Pay is dependent on applicant's relevant experience.

Summary:
As supervised and delegated by a registered nurse, provides direct patient care in accordance with applicable scope and standards of practice and with the policies, values, and mission of the organization.

Responsibilities:

  • Contributes to the assessment of patients by collecting data for analysis by an RN.
  • Performs plan of care interventions, including medication administration, IV set up and delivery of maintenance IV fluids, specimen collection and wound care.
  • Assists patients with performing activities of daily living, including personal hygiene, elimination, nutrition, and ambulation. Assists with patient discharge and admission activities.
  • Monitors, documents, and communicates patient status and reactions to interventions. Implements the plan of nursing care and communicates abnormal findings to RN team lead.
  • Within scope of job, requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgement and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment and take appropriate action.
    Requirements:
    • Licensed Practical Nurse or Licensed Vocational Nurse
    • Graduate of an accredited Practical or Vocational Nursing program
    • State licensure as a Practical Nurse (LPN) or Vocational Nurse (LVN)
    • IV certification
    • BLS through the American Heart Association or the American Red Cross CPR for the Professional Rescuer with card in-hand before start date. BLS or CPR card must be good through sixty days of hire
      We improve lives. In big ways through learning, healing, and discovery. In small, personal ways through human connection. But in all ways, we improve lives.

      UCHealth invests in its Workforce.

      UCHealth offers a Five Year Incentive Bonus to recognize employee's contributions to our success in quality, patient experience, organizational growth, financial goals, and tenure with UCHealth. The bonus accumulates annually each October and is paid out in October following completion of five years' employment.

      UCHealth offers their employees a competitive and comprehensive total rewards package:

      • Full medical, dental and vision coverage
      • Retirement plans to include 403(b) matching
      • Paid time off. Start your employment at UCHealth with PTO in your bank
      • Employer-paid life and disability insurance with additional buy-up coverage options
      • Tuition and continuing education reimbursement
      • Wellness benefits
      • Full suite of voluntary benefits such as identity theft protection and pet insurance
      • Education benefits for employees, including the opportunity to be eligible for 100% of tuition, books and fees paid for by UCHealth for specific educational degrees. Other programs may also qualify for up to $5,250 pre-paid by UCHealth or in the form of tuition reimbursement each calendar year
        Loan Repayment:

        • UCHealth is a qualifying employer for the federal Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) program! UCHealth provides employees with free assistance navigating the PSLF program to submit their federal student loans for forgiveness through Savi.
          UCHealth always welcomes talent. This position will be open for a minimum of three days and until a top applicant is identified.

          UCHealth recognizes and appreciates the rich array of talents and perspectives that equal employment and diversity can offer our institution. As an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer, UCHealth is committed to making all employment decisions based on valid requirements. No applicant shall be discriminated against in any terms, conditions or privileges of employment or otherwise be discriminated against because of the individual's race, creed, color, religion, gender, national origin or ancestry, age, mental or physical disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, transgender status, genetic information or veteran status. UCHealth does not discriminate against any "qualified applicant with a disability" as defined under the Americans with Disabilities Act and will make reasonable accommodations, when they do not impose an undue hardship on the organization.

          Who We Are (uchealth.org)

Keywords: UCHealth Careers, Arvada , LPN Acute Care Cardiology Weekend Nights, Healthcare , Arvada, Colorado

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