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Trinity Health Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - Hospice - Full Time - Nights in Mason City, Iowa

Employment Type:Full timeShift:12 Hour Night Shift

Description:

What we offer:

  • MERCY NURSES ROCK Scholarship - loan repayment for ADN or BSN

  • Effective Day 1 Benefit Package(Medical, Dental, Vision, and more)for positions 16 hours per week or greater

  • Competitive wages; including weekend and night differentials

  • Generous paid time off program

  • Retirement Savings program with employer match starting on Day 1

Hours:7p-7:30a, every 3rd weekend/every 3rd holiday.

About The Job:

The licensed practical nurse provides care to the adolescent, adult, and geriatric patients and families at end of life under the supervision of the registered nurse.

What we are looking for:

Education [formal]:

Graduate of an accredited LPN program.

Current LPN licensure in the state of Iowa required.

Hospice and Palliative Care experience preferred.

Experience:

Preferred demonstration of nursing competence in an acute / long-term care patient care setting.

Preferred experience in caring for terminally ill patients/families including hospice or home care.

Special Skills and Competencies:

Demonstrates empathy and belief in the hospice philosophy.

Demonstrates ability to work independently, make autonomous decisions, yet function within a team structure.

Demonstrates good organizational skills.

Demonstrates a commitment to individual development by attending meetings and in-services.

Obtain Port Access Certification within one year of hire date.

Must provide proof of Basic Life Support (BLS Healthcare Provider, American Heart Association; or American Red Cross, Professional Rescuer-LIVE class only) via current card prior to employment or within 60 days of hire and maintains current status.

Completes Mandatory Reporting: Child and Dependent Adult Abuse requirement within 6 months of hire and renews this requirement every 5 years.

All offers are contingent upon the successful completion of references, background checks, pre-employment physical, drug screen and post offer exam.

EEO Employer F/M/Veteran/Disabled

In compliance with the ADA Amendments Act (ADAAA), VEVRAA, and Section 503, should you have a disability and would like to request an accommodation in order to apply for a currently open position with MercyOne North Iowa Medical Center, please call Human Resources at (641) 428-7287 or email us at mc01hrrecruitment@mercyhealth.com

Our Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

Trinity Health is a family of 115,000 colleagues and nearly 26,000 physicians and clinicians across 25 states. Because we serve diverse populations, our colleagues are trained to recognize the cultural beliefs, values, traditions, language preferences, and health practices of the communities that we serve and to apply that knowledge to produce positive health outcomes. We also recognize that each of us has a different way of thinking and perceiving our world and that these differences often lead to innovative solutions.

Our dedication to diversity includes a unified workforce (through training and education, recruitment, retention, and development), commitment and accountability, communication, community partnerships, and supplier diversity.

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