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Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - Float, All Shifts

Company: Ascension (System Office)
Location: Brookfield
Posted on: May 6, 2021

Job Description:

We Are Hiring:

All Shifts Are Available! LPN Clinical Float Pool - PRN with Premium Pay!

We Are Hiring

Ascension Living is looking for caring and compassionate LPNs to join our long-term care Clinical Float Pool Program in the Greater Milwaukee Area!

Why join Ascension Living's Clinical Float Pool?

* Flexible hours - you choose the number of days/hours you would like to work. Full-time, part-time and PRN opportunities available
* Premium pay and incentive-based pay rates
* Full-time and part-time positions will be benefits eligible
* Be part of a great team and culture where you will make a difference

What You Will Do:

As an LPN, you will provide basic bedside care to long-term care patients under the direction of a Registered Nurse (RN) or physician, functioning within scope of license.

Key Responsibilities

* Travel between a minimum of two long-term care facilities within the Greater Milwaukee Area.
* Perform delegated resident care tasks in a timely and efficient manner
* Contribute to continuity of care and effective communication by documenting and reporting care provided and changes in the resident's condition to the appropriate person in a timely manner
* Anticipate, recognize, report and respond to changes in resident/patient condition
* Implement interventions based upon the physician's medical plan and standards of care including medication and treatments with knowledge of therapeutic intent
* Assist residents and families with care planning, education and referrals
* Follow regulatory and ministry standards, policies, procedures and precautions in the performance of all job duties to ensure a safe work environment
* Assure resident safety by identifying safety hazards and emergency situations and initiates corrective action as appropriate
* Assume responsibility for compliance with federal, state and local regulations within the assigned neighborhood
* Provides support with activities of daily living as needed
* Other duties as assigned

What You Will Need:

What You Will Need (Required Credentials)

* Completion of an accredited LPN program
* Valid license as a practical or vocational nurse in Wisconsin
* CPR certification preferred for assisted living; required for LTC upon hire, or obtain within thirty (30) days of employment

Preferred Education/Experience

* A minimum of one-year experience as an LPN
* Supervisory experience
* Possesses working knowledge of state and federal regulations

Why Join Our Team:

As a subsidiary of Ascension, Ascension Living is committed to providing services, amenities, opportunities and support, so seniors can enjoy living healthier and happier, at every age and at every stage.

We're the second-largest nonprofit system in the U.S. Our living choices include independent living, assisted living, memory care, short-term rehabilitative care and long-term skilled nursing care.

More than 10,000 adults live in our 54 senior living communities, which are located in 12 states, and Washington, D.C. Also, more than 5,500 associates are employed by Ascension - professional, compassionate individuals who believe in empowering people to age successfully.

Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, with special attention to persons living in poverty and those most vulnerable. In FY2019, Ascension provided $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.

Ascension includes more than 150,000 associates and 40,000 aligned providers. The national health system operates more than 2,600 sites of care - including 150 hospitals and more than 50 senior living facilities - in 20 states and the District of Columbia, while providing a variety of services including clinical and network services, venture capital investing, investment management, biomedical engineering, facilities management, risk management, and contracting through Ascension's own group purchasing organization.

Equal Employment Opportunity Employer:

Ascension Living is an equal opportunity employer (EEO) and affords equal opportunity to all associates and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic data, or other legally protected status.

For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the "EEO is the Law" poster:

EEO is the Law Poster Supplement

Please note that Ascension Living 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 Living will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

E-Verify Statement:

This employer participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-Verify link below for more information.


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Keywords: Ascension (System Office), Milwaukee , Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - Float, All Shifts, Healthcare , Brookfield, Wisconsin

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