Ascension Health LPN - Licensed Practical Nurse - Long Term Care - Haven in Pensacola, Florida

We Are Hiring

LPN - Long Term Care (Licensed Practical Nurse) - Skilled Nursing Facility - PRN - Rotating - Haven Of Our Lady Of Peace - Pensacola, FL

Why Join Ascension?

Thank you for your interest in Northwest Florida’s leading health care provider – Sacred Heart Health System.

Northwest Florida is a growing, family-oriented community, offering a mild climate, year-round recreational opportunities and beautiful sugar-white beaches along the warm waters of the Gulf of Mexico.

As part of Ascension – the largest non-profit health system in the U.S. and the world’s largest Catholic health system – Sacred Heart offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package. Our associates consistently give high ratings to their workplace engagement and leadership’s support for their well-being.

Sacred Heart was founded by the Daughters of Charity in 1915. While our technology has improved dramatically and the buildings have grown and expanded, our commitment to the mission remains steadfast: to provide excellent health care to all people, with special attention to the poor and vulnerable. For our more than 100-year history, we have been blessed with talented associates who believe in our mission and are dedicated to serving our patients and families.

Sacred Heart Health System includes hospital campuses in Pensacola, Miramar Beach and Port St. Joe, Florida, as well as The Studer Family Children’s Hospital at Sacred Heart – Northwest Florida’s only children’s hospital – and Sacred Heart Medical Group, the largest network of primary care and specialty physicians in Northwest Florida. In affiliation with the University of Florida, Sacred Heart offers the region’s only kidney transplant program, as well as physician residency programs to train the next generation of doctors in internal medicine, pediatrics and obstetrics/gynecology.

To learn more about Sacred Heart Health System, visit www.sacred-heart.org.

What You Will Do

We have exciting growth opportunities for all interested Licensed Practical Nurses!!!

A smarter, more coordinated system of care requires collaboration among private practice physicians, employed physicians, other practitioners and health systems. Our physician-led national provider organization, known as Ascension Medical Group, is a key component in helping Ascension achieve the Quadruple Aim: exceptional health outcomes, an exceptional experience for the people we serve, and an exceptional experience for providers, at an affordable cost.

Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As the largest non-profit health system in the U.S. and the world’s largest Catholic health system, Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, with special attention to persons living in poverty and those most vulnerable. If you are looking to provide compassionate 'care that comes from the heart’, consider joining our family. Choose Ascension and choose to make a difference in someone's life today!

What You Will Do:

As a Licensed PracticalNurse (LPN), you will be part of a long tradition of excellence in caring for the aging. Haven of Our Lady of Peace is recognized as the preferred nursing home of Pensacola, Florida. We have exciting growth opportunities for all interested Licensed Practical Nurses.

Haven of Our Lady of Peace is a 120-bed nursing home operated by Sacred Heart Health System and Methodist Homes for the Aging. Haven of Our Lady of Peace history goes back to 1939, when a brave group of Carmelite Sisters began caring for Pensacola seniors at a home overlooking Perdido Bay.

Haven of Our Lady of Peace has enjoyed the reputation, for decades, of being a leading provider in the care of geriatric patients. Our dedicated staff provides specialized care for the residents of Haven of Our Lady of Peace. If you are looking to provide compassionate 'care that comes from the heart’, consider joining our family. Make a difference in someone's life andcontinue this great tradition!

*Haven of Our Lady of Peace offers competitive salariesand comprehensive benefits packages. Our associates consistently give high ratings for workplace engagement and leadership’s support.

Why Join the Haven Family?

We are most proud of our ‘homelike’ atmosphere. Haven of Our Lady of Peace is divided into four living areas, or "neighborhoods" as we like to call them. Each "neighborhood"features a homelike atmosphere. This modern design eliminates long corridors often seen in traditional nursing homes.Each room opens to a common dining and activities area, and to a central nursing station.

Other Benefits

Strength in our People: At Ascension, we believe our people are our strength and we invest in them. In addition to the chance to have a positive impact on the people and communities we serve, associates benefit from significant professional opportunities, career advancement, training and competitive wages. We also support work-life balance and spirituality in the workplace.

About the Area:

Haven of Our Lady of Peace is in the beautiful waterfront city of Pensacola, Florida. Pensacola is known for its sugar white sand beaches, localattractions, fine dining,and is a popular tourist destination. Looking to discover Pensacola? Click the link below to learn more.

www.visitpensacola.com

As an Associate with Sacred Heart Health System-FL, you will have the opportunity to provide basic bedside care to long term care patients under the direction of a Registered Nurse (RN) or physician, functioning within scope of license.

Responsibilities:

  • Contributes to the assessment of patients by collecting data for analysis by a Registered Nurse (RN).

  • Administers medications and observes patients for adverse reactions to medications or treatments.

  • Performs routine laboratory tests and simple therapeutic services.

  • Educates patients/families about disease treatment plan including self-care post discharge, holistic health needs, available resources and follow up care. Assures resident safety by identifying safety hazards and emergency situations and initiates corrective action as appropriate.

What You Will Need

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):

  • BLS Providercredentialed from theAmerican Heart Association (AHA)obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

  • LicensedPractical/Vocational Nursecredentialed from theFlorida Board of Nursingobtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

Education:

  • Diploma

  • High school diploma or GED required

Work Experience:

  • None required.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Sacred Heart Health System is an equal opportunityemployer.

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

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