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LPN (Behavioral Health) - Full Time - Anderson #1373

Company: Meridian Health Services
Location: Anderson
Posted on: June 9, 2021

Job Description:

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If you are a passionate, dedicated professional that wants to make a difference in our patients lives, then please consider the following open position:

Meridian Health Services is currently seeking a full time Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) to be responsible for meeting and exceeding the expectation of the patient through, but not limited to, the performance of nursing care located in Anderson, Indiana. This position will work full time, days with flexible shifts.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide excellent service to our customers following Meridian Health's core values, customer services standards and behavioral expectations.
  • Provides technical nursing care to our customers.
  • Provides patient care as delegated by the RN or provider.
  • Observances, reports and documents the patient's condition.
  • Reviews and follows the plan of care.
  • Performs direct patient/family care providing for physical and emotional comfort of patient/families in accordance with the plan of care.
  • Administers medication, following Meridian Health Services procedure, as prescribed, and documents response.
  • Must frequently work in a standing position and do frequent walking.
  • Must be able to lift and transfer patients up to six inches from a stooped position, then pushing or pulling the weight up to three feet.
  • Must be able to physically apply up to 10 pounds of pressure, to bleeding sites or in performing CPR.
  • Must be or have the ability to evaluate problem situations with judgment and discretion and report to RN or provider.
  • Must be or have the ability to perform mathematical calculations in medication preparation and administration.
  • Must be or have the ability to manage several assignments simultaneously and appropriately prioritize based on caseload and patient needs.
  • Must be or have the capacity to document in clear and concise fashion with appropriate grammar and word usage.
  • Must be or have the ability to communicate effectively with patients, families, physicians, coworkers, supervisors and other personnel on a one to one basis using appropriate grammar, vocabulary and word usage.
  • Must be or have the ability to respond and react immediately with unimpeded auditory perception of verbal/vocal instructions and auditory auscultation.
  • Must be or have the ability to respond and react to visual observation.
  • Must be or have the ability to quickly and accurately manipulate a keyboard.
  • Must be or have the ability to learn and proficiently perform computer applications related to department operations.
  • Must have the ability to work in a team environment.
  • Must be able to delegate and accept delegation.

We are seeking candidates with the following qualities:

  • Current licensure as a practical nurse in the state of Indiana or current licensure as a practical nurse in another state with evidence of application for Indiana licensure
  • Two years of previous LPN experience preferred

Meridian Health Services provides the following benefits:

  • Health, dental, vision plans
  • Merit Based Compensation
  • Voluntary benefits, including critical illness, short term disability, etc.
  • 401k with company contribution
  • Generous PTO plan
  • Professional Development Funds
  • Wellness plan
  • Paid Holidays
  • Life balance oriented organization

Drug screen, TB test, extensive background check, and fingerprinting are required of all Meridian employees. We recommend all individuals who join Meridian receive a flu shot to further protect our staff and the patients we serve. We also adhere to Covid-related protocol including wearing masks, social distancing, and sanitizing.

Meridian Health Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer (M/F/D/V) and also participates in E-Verify.

Keywords: Meridian Health Services, Anderson , LPN (Behavioral Health) - Full Time - Anderson #1373, Other , Anderson, Indiana

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