Ascension Health LPN Team Leader - Senior Care in Washington, District Of Columbia

Job ID: 245833

LPN Team Leader - Senior Care

Washington, District of Columbia

Regular/Day

Additional Job Information

Title: LPN-Long Term Care

City, State: Washington,DC

Location: Carroll Manor Nursing & Rehabi

Department: Skilled Nursing Facility 006

Additional Job Details: Full-Time, Day, 40 hours, Weekly

About Us

Providence, part of Ascension, is a 408-bed hospital in Washington, DC with an experienced medical staff of more than 500 providers. Located near the Catholic University of America and Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception, Providence is situated on a 36-acre campus within a vibrant suburban residential community. Founded on the principle of service to others, Providence was born in 1861 when, at the invitation of Abraham Lincoln, the Daughters of Charity began caring for District residents who were sick, poor and vulnerable. Soon President Lincoln signed an Act of Congress to charter Providence Hospital, making it the longest continuously operating hospital in Washington, D.C.

Job Description

Job Summary:

Provides 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.

Qualifications

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):

  • BLS Provider obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

  • Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

Education:

  • Diploma

  • Accredited Practical or Vocational Nursing Program

Work Experience:

  • None required

How To Apply

To view our job openings, visit provhosp.org.

To apply for a position online, click the careers page, then the "Apply Now" button. From this screen, you will be able to search for all job openings or customize your search to a specific job positing.

You may also apply at one of our Employment Kiosks. Call 855-778-6037 to find the kiosk nearest you.

For questions or assistance with completing the online application, please contact Ascension candidate care at 855-778-6037.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Providence is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet. Please click the link below for more information.

http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf

EEO is the Law Poster Supplement

http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/ofccpeeosupplementfinaljrfqa508c.pdf

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.