Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - Med Surg

Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - Med Surg

HCA | Thornton, CO, 80229, US
Salary Range:$50,000 – $64,000 Salary range estimated by Zippia

Posted 23 days ago

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SHIFT: Mixed (rotating weekends)

SCHEDULE: Full-time

Salary Estimate: $49171.20 - $73756.80 / year

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The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range of candidates hired. Factors that may be used to determine your actual salary may include your specific skills, how many years of experience you have and comparison to other employees already in this role. The typical candidate is hired below midpoint of the range.

Special Sign On Bonus - $15,000 for fulltime positions with a 2 year commitment! Bonus eligibility limited to candidates who apply by 9/30/2022 and not currently employed by HealthONE/HCA.

Leading Hospitals. Trusted Care.

HealthONE®-HCA Healthcare is the largest healthcare system in the metro Denver area with more than 11,000 employees. The HealthONE family works together to provide a higher level of care. We are committed to each other because when we join together, our patients are cared for in the safest and most compassionate way. Are you looking for an employer with many different career options and a people-focused culture? You've come to the right place.

By applying to this posting you will be considered for Medical Surgical Licensed Practical Nurse positions across multiple locations in the Denver Market listed below. Medical Surgical Units include General Surgical, Ortho, Telemetry, Neuro, Oncology, Surgical Robotics, Progressive Care and Trauma.

Our LPNs have access to a variety of resources to help you reach your goals including:

* A comprehensive orientation process
* Valuable mentorship from specialty specific educators
* Leadership development programs
* State-of-the-art units equipped with the latest technologies in patient care

We offer you a generous benefits package including:

* Medical, Dental, Disability and Life Insurance
* Flexible Spending Accounts
* Paid Time Off
* Employee Discount Program
* Employee Stock Purchase Program
* Tuition Reimbursement
* Student Loan Repayment

HCA Healthcare is dedicated to the growth and development of our colleagues. We will provide you the tools and resources you need to succeed in our organization. We are currently looking to add another ambitious Licensed Practical Nurse to our Denver Division to help us reach our goals. Unlock your potential here!

What you will do in this role:

* You will obtains and record initial and ongoing patient information throughout the cycle of care.
* You will provide direct, evidence-based nursing care of assigned patients as directed by the physician or RN. Assists with procedures, monitoring, or other functions as directed.
* You will Insert and maintain IVs, after meeting training requirements and demonstrating competency.
* You will administer prescribed medications to patients in accordance with hospital policies and practice guidelines. Monitor patient for therapeutic response. Notify provider and intervenes as appropriate in the event of an unintended response to medication.
* You will reinforce education for patient and family based on the individual needs of the customer.
* You will provide for the smooth processing of patients into and out of the department.
* You will provide accurate and pertinent patient information reports to the RN or CNC and to the oncoming shift to ensure continuity of care.
* You will provide and ensure patient safety at all times.
* You will facilitate the management of the day's scheduled cases.
* You will perform other duties as assigned.

What qualifications you will need for this position:

* Graduate of a Vocational Nursing School
* 1+ year applicable experience preferred
* Currently licensed as a vocational nurse or practical nurse in the state(s) of practice, in accordance with law and regulation.
* Basic Life Support (BLS)
* IV Certification as mandated by state of practice preferred

We are a member of the HCA Healthcare network. Together, we are a community of 94,000 Registered Nurses and 38,000 active physician partners. We have over 1,900 facilities ranging from hospitals, freestanding ER's, ambulatory surgery centers, and urgent care clinics. Our facility based staff continues to raise the bar in patient care. Ten of our HCA Healthcare facilities have been named in IBM Watson Health's top 100 best-performing hospitals based on patient satisfaction and operational data.

Hospitals in HealthONE-HCA Healthcare's Denver network include:

* The Medical Center of Aurora: Magnet® designated hospital, Level II Trauma Center, 346 licensed beds
* North Suburban Medical Center: Level III Trauma Center, 157 licensed beds
* Rose Medical Center: Magnet® designated hospital, Level II Trauma, 422 licensed beds
* Sky Ridge Medical Center: Level II Trauma, 274 licensed beds
* Swedish Medical Center: Level I Trauma, 408 licensed beds

Be a part of an organization that invests in you. We are actively reviewing applications. Highly qualified candidates will be promptly contacted for interviews. Submit your application and help us raise the bar in patient care!

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.


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