Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - Long Term Care


Avera Mary House Long Term Care, Pierre, SD

LTC Nursing

Full Time

Evening/Night Shift

2:00pm-10:30pm, 10:00pm-6:30am, 6:00pm-6:30am; 80hrs/2wks

License Required

***You may be eligible for a $5,000 sign-on bonus!***


Job Highlights:

·        Additional Pay – Competitive salary plus shift differential for hours worked after 7pm.

·        Benefits – Life, health, dental, PTO, employee health and wellness program, and income protection through employer paid short-term and/or long-term disability insurance.

·        Sign-On Bonus You may be eligible for a $5,000 sign-on bonus paid out over two years!

·        Job Satisfaction - Provide compassionate nursing care at Maryhouse Long Term Care facility and develop relationships with residents and their families.


Avera in the News:

·        Avera St Mary's Named Top 20 Rural Community Hospital

·        Avera Ranked 1st in Nation for Long-Term Care Resident Experience

·        Avera Named to Forbes' Best-in-State Employers List


Job Summary:

·       Conduct daily rounds and communicate to appropriate team members during shift.

·       Contact physician and establish working relationship and initiates ongoing information exchange.

·       Provide professional nursing care to residents, flexible to patient census and staffing needs.

·       Administer routine medication including IV meds, charts and make decisions about the use of PRN medications.

·       Notify physician and next-of-kin when there are any changes in resident's condition.


Education and Experience:

·       Graduate from an accredited school of nursing with current licensure as a Licensed Practical Nurse in the state of SD.

·       Participates in educational conferences and updates and maintains current professional clinical competency.

·       Certificate must be maintained according to American Heart Association Standards.