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Licensed Practical Nurse II

Licensed Practical Nurse II

Requisition ID 
2017-751829
Category 
Nursing
Position Type 
Full Time
Shift(s) 
Days
Department 
MC PC Commerce St Ard
Location 
US-OK-Ardmore

More information about this job

Overview

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We’re a Little Different

 

Our mission is clear. We bring to life a healing ministry through our compassionate care and exceptional service.  

 

We don’t believe in jobs at Mercy, we believe in careers that match the unique gifts of unique individuals; careers that not only make the most of your skills and talents, but also your heart.

 

At Mercy, you’ll feel our supportive community every step of your day, especially the tough ones. We’re a team and love working that way. That team is expanding, and we currently have exceptional opportunities to help our communities grow.

 

Responsibilities and Qualifications

 

Functions as a member of the IV team in the patient care areas,in collaboration with patient care providers and allied health staff. Provide ongoing monitoring and review of care of the patients in assigned area of expertise. This position provides to patients ranging from infants to geriatrics.Will perform all work in accordance with the Mission,Vision, and Values of Mercy.

 

Systematic manner. Completes assessment of site during her shift and as needed.
Demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to assist with plan of care based upon the physical, psycosocial, educational, safety and other related criteria appropriate to the following age groups:Neonate/pediatric/adolescent/adult/geriatric.
Infusion therapy skills with routine inspections each shift or as needed. Starts difficult IVS.
Starts IVS in other departments. Rountinely inspects sites and pigtails on central lines and changes dressings per protocol

Utilizes verbal, non-verbal and written communication skills which reflect nursing standards.Communication is timely, accurate, concise and complete. Complies with organizational policies and procedures. Maintains a current certification in CPR.Completes competency skills inventory on a yearly basis.

Qualifications:

Because you’re committed to excellence, you understand the importance of being properly prepared for your role at Mercy. That’s why you’ll bring to your role the right set of qualifications:

 

Education: Graduate from an accredited Licensed Practical Nurse program.
Licensure: Current Oklahoma License.
Certifications: BLS
Other: Demonstrates competence by completion of universal skills inventory and unit specific skills check list.

We’ll Support You at Work and Home

 

Our foundations are built on dignity and respect. Modern Healthcare Magazine named us as a “top 100 places to work.” We go out of our way to help people feel welcomed. We offer day-one comprehensive health, vision and dental coverage, PTO, and employer-matched retirement funds, even to part-time employees. We’re proud to provide tuition reimbursement to help you grow and learn new skills.

 

What Makes a Good Match for Mercy

 

Compassion and professionalism go hand-in-hand with us, along with exceptional quality care. Having a positive outlook and a strong sense of advocacy is in perfect step with our mission and vision. We’re also collaborative and are not afraid to do a little extra to deliver excellent care – that’s just part of our commitment. If that sounds like a fit for you as well, we encourage you to apply.

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