7,500 Sign-on Bonus
What you will be doing:
The Licensed Vocational Nurse/Licensed Professional Nurse is responsible for the direct and indirect nursing care of all patients ranging in age from 18 years to geriatric experiencing medically complex conditions, general medical-surgical conditions, with rehabilitation and/or wound care needs.
Working under the supervision of the Charge/Registered Nurse, provides care, as delegated by the RN, consistent with established hospital and nursing standards,
Responsible for reporting changes in patient condition to the RN
Demonstrates the knowledge and skill to carry out the nursing process when providing care to patients.
Promotes teamwork with physicians and personnel of other departments.
Perform additional duties assigned.
What you need to be considered for this role:
A minimum of two (2) years of experience in an ICU environment is preferred.
Graduate from an accredited school of licensed vocational nursing or licensed practical nursing with a current state license in good standing.
Additional documented training required to work in wound care.
Must maintain current BLS certification throughout employment.
If working in ICU, must have current ACLS throughout employment.
Must maintain current provider CPR certification throughout employment.
Persons who have been found guilty by a court of law of abusing, neglecting, or mistreating individuals in a healthcare-related setting are ineligible for employment in this position.
Freedom from illegal use of drugs.
Freedom from use of and effects of the use of drugs and alcohol in the workplace.
What will set you apart:
Two or more years of acute care or rehabilitation experience as an LVN/LPN is preferred.
ACLS certification is preferred within one year of employment or as available courses allow.
Ability to project a professional image.
Knowledge of regulatory standards and compliance requirements.
Working knowledge and ability to apply professional standards of practice in job situations.
Strong organizational and analytical skills.
Working knowledge of computer and software applications used in job functions (Order entry, data input).
Making a difference, why you will love this job.
You are an essential part of the community, helping to ensure best-in-class training and development for healthcare workers.
Eligible employees will receive competitive compensation and benefits, including comprehensive medical dental, and vision benefits, short- and long-term disability coverage, life insurance, 401k plan, and employee and family assistance fund access.
We believe in continuing education and encourage ongoing professional development through tuition reimbursement programs
Cornerstone Healthcare Group: Be part of a recognized healthcare organization. Working with Cornerstone Healthcare Group, you are part of a larger healthcare organization that provides excellent healthcare services to our patients, residents, and their families. We operate Specialty and Behavioral Hospitals and Senior Living residences nationwide. Our people pride themselves on quality of care, responsive service, and commitment to excellence. We treat each employee, patient, and resident like we would a member of our own family and measure our success by the direct impact we have on improving the quality of life for our employees, patients, and residents. Our employees make a difference. Join us so you can too!
Cornerstone Specialty Hospitals: Make a difference in your local community.Cornerstone Healthcare Group operates specialty hospitals nationwide that provide high-quality care for patients who need more extended medical stays due to multiple and complex medical conditions. Our specialty hospitals offer 24/7 physician coverage, numerous physician specialties, physical rehabilitation services, and much more. As patients usually require an extended stay, our team establishes relationships with them and their families while being a part of their recovery.
Make a difference with us at Cornerstone Specialty Hospitals Little Rock!