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Saint Luke's Health System Licensed Practical Nurse #19039 in Kansas City, Missouri

Job DescriptionWe are looking for a highly qualified and career-minded Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) to work as a LPN Charge Nurse in our 57 bed skilled nursing center. This is a full-time opportunity working 12-hour shifts. Day, night, and weekend shifts available.Our LPN's provide direct nursing care to residents and supervise the day-to-day nursing activities performed by CNA's.In this role, you will lead a team of CNAs assigned to your area and assist them with daily tasks as needed. You will also be responsible for assisting with Admissions, Discharges, IV Antibiotics, Peg Tubes, Disease Process Management, assessments, patient transfers, and more.This is a strong team that is very supportive of each other and works together to ensure exceptional care is delivered to our residents every day. They hold each other accountable, encourage each other to be the best they can be, and empower strong teamwork from each other. Leadership on this team is supportive, empowering, and ensures everyone is working together to keep our residents first.ResponsibilitiesiMeeting with assigned nursing personnel to plan the shifts' services, programs, and activities. Overseeing the activity of assigned nursing assistantsAdministration of professional nursing services and medication to residents. Ensuring residents receive services in accordance with their care planAssisting with new admissions and dischargesConsulting with residents, family members, and physicians in planning the resident's care, treatment, and rehabilitationMedication administrationVisiting residents to observe and evaluate their physical and emotional status.Notifying the resident's attending physician and next-of-kin when there is a change in the resident's conditionReporting problem areas to the RN Supervisor or Clinical DirectorDemonstrating excellent customer service skills and professional demeanor at all timesWe are looking for an experienced LPN who is a natural leader, knowledgeable on disease processes, enjoys building relationships with their patients, enjoys helping their peers succeed. We are seeking an LPN who is confident in their skills and eager to share their knowledge with others and isn't afraid to jump in to help when needed.We encourage all of our staff to participate and help us make Saint Luke's The Best Place To Get Care, The Best Place To Give Care. Our leaders support and encourage their employees to take their careers to the next level and participate in various projects and initiatives that directly impact patient care and the organization.Benefits:Low staffing ratiosCompetitive compensation packagesHealth, Vision and DentalLeave of Absence, PTO, Extended Sick Leave, and various Welfare plansFlex Savings AccountsHealth Savings AccountsRetirement OptionsTuition and Education ReimbursementVarious other Voluntary Benefits AvailableNow part of the Saint Luke's Health System, Bishop Spencer Place is Kansas City's premier non-profit Life Care retirement community. Located between Westport and the Plaza we offer our residents a special place to live and our employees a truly wonderful place to work.Saint Luke's Bishop Spencer Place provides exceptional retirement living in the heart of Kansas City, with convenient access to culture, cuisine, and activities. The community offers independent living and a full spectrum of on-site health care, including private duty caregiving services, assisted living, long-term skilled nursing, and short-term rehabilitation. Residents enjoy first-class services and convenient amenities in a hospitality-focused, close-knit environment. Bishop Spencer Place is the only life plan community in Kansas City that is part of a major health system, with means residents have access to excellent health care from the area's best providers.Job RequirementsApplicable Experience:Less than 1 yearBasic Life Support - American Heart Association or Red Cross, Licensed Practical Nurse - VariousJob Details Full timeDay (United States of Amer

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