Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - Long Term Care

1906581-2

Avera Mary House Long Term Care, Pierre, SD

LTC Nursing

Full Time

Evening/Night Shift

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

Contact: Judy Simon
Tel: 605-765-2480
Email: judy.simon@avera.org

License Required

 

*December Grads welcome to apply*

 

Avera St Mary's Named Top 20 Rural Community Hospital

 

Avera Named Forbes' Best-in-State Employers List

 

Job Highlights:

 

  • Eligible for up to $5,000 sign on bonus.
  • Provide compassionate nursing care at Maryhouse Long Term Care facility.

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.