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Flourishing Begins Here
You have a purpose, unique talents and NOW is the time to embrace it, live it and put it to work. At Centura Health, we value incredible people with incredible skills but your commitment to a greater cause is something we value even more.
Assumes a supportive role and has responsibility and accountability for facilitating, communicating and collaborating with the healthcare team and the patient/ family, utilizes best practice to maximize patient engagement and patient selfmanagement efforts. Promotes the optimal health, well-being and safety of the patient through use of the nursing process and in accordance with patient care standards, guidelines and the State Nurse Practice Act. The LPN is expected to identify normal from abnormal in each body system and to identify changes in the patients condition which are then reported to an RN or LIP for further assessment, treatment and follow-up. Provides direct patient care that is consistent with the core values & standard behaviors laid out by this institution. May perform a variety of clinical tasks as directed by an authorized health care provider. May assist with front office duties and scheduling of tests and/or patient appointments. Responsible for accurate chart documentation and medical record maintenance. Attends / conducts in-service presentations and seminars to facilitate personal and professional growth. May involve some project work and other office duties as it relates to the department(s) business needs. Other duties as assigned.
What You Bring/Job Requirements
In addition to bringing your whole self to the workplace each day, qualified candidates will need the following:
One year experience preferred
Nursing skills and knowledge base
Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing required
Current Kansas LPN license
Current BLS from American Heart Association required
Physical Requirements-Medium Work - (Exert up to 50lbs force occasionally, and/or up to 20lbs frequently, and/or up to 10lbs constantly)
Your Connected Community
When people and places align, incredible things happen. Just like the 21,000+ amazing associates who work here, every community within Centura Healths connected ecosystem has its own unique history, story and personality.
St. Catherine Hospital, located in Garden City, Kan., was founded by two pioneering physicians andthe Dominican Sisters. They created and maintained the spirit that has enabled St. CatherineHospital associates to develop a thriving health care facility unlike any other in southwest Kansas.Like many of the families and businesses in our community, our roots run deep 85 years ofexcellence and counting. Residents of Garden City enjoy life in a relaxed, small-town (populationapprox. 30,000) with a zoo, several parks, golf courses, modern shopping and more.
We provide whole person care and understand that a comprehensive benefits package will enrich the lives of our associates at work and at home.At Centura Health we offer exceptional benefits to eligible associates. Our total rewards are designed with your well-being in mind and may include: - 401K, which includes matching when eligible - Three Health Insurance Plan Options including covering eligible dependents - Two Dental Insurance Plan Options including covering eligible dependents - Vision Insurance including covering eligible dependents - Daycare & Medical Flexible Spending Account Options - Leaves of Absence - Short Term Disability - Long Term Disability - Life Insurance - Voluntary Benefits including Hospital Indemnity Coverage, Critical Illness, Accident, Permanent Life insurance, and Norton LifeLock - Paid Time Off - Spouse & Child/Dependent Life Insurance Coverage Options - Shift Differentials - Employee Wellness Resources - Employee Assistance Programs - Tuition Reimbursement - Shift differentials - Relocation assistance based on location - Associate Discounts for phone, cell phone plans, Auto Insurance, Home Insurance, Auto Buying, Pet Insurance, and much more... The pay rate for this position is listed above andvariesbased on experience, skills, and comparison to others who are already in this role.
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Find your ideal career at Centura Health! With 16 hospitals, physician clinics, hospice services, home care and senior living communities, Centura Health's vast network of care spans Colorado and Western Kansas so you can experience a balanced lifestyle and enjoy a fulfilling career anywhere you want to work, live and play in Colorado. From the fast pace of a Denver-area Level 1 Trauma Center to a smaller rural or mountain hospital – we proudly offer a more diverse range of work settings and locations than any other health care employer in the state. Centura is an equal opportunity employer.