LPN Home Care Paducah, KY
At Bon Secours Mercy Health our nurses are able to see the impact they can have on our patients’ lives. We encourage and support our nurses as they develop and grow in their profession. Whether you are a new graduate nurse or joining us further along in your career we have opportunities and multiple career path options for you. Every patient means the world to someone and at Bon Secours Mercy Health our nurses mean the world to us.
“Being able to positively impact peoples' lives every single day. Great culture and friendly people at the home office in Bond Hill. New building/technology and wonderful cafeteria staff and food.”
What makes a successful Nurse at Bon Secours Mercy Health?
Check out the top traits we’re looking for and see if you have the right mix.
- Compassion — We commit to accompanying those we serve with mercy and tenderness, recognizing that "being with" is as important as "doing for".
- Human dignity — We commit to upholding the sacredness of life and being respectful and inclusive of everyone.
- Service — We commit to providing the highest quality in every dimension of our ministry.
- Stewardship — We commit to promoting the responsible use of all human and financial resources, including Earth itself.
- Integrity — We commit to acting ethically and modeling right relationships in all of our individual and organizational encounters.
LPN Home Care Paducah, KYRequisition R070654 Market Paducah, KY Department Home Care- Paducah Home Care Shift Days Schedule Part-time
Thank you for considering a career at Mercy Health
Administers nursing care to designated patients under the direction of a Registered Nurse. Performs a variety of direct and indirect patient care duties. Demonstrates knowledge of policies and procedures, and the skills necessary to provide for the primary population of patients served in the department. Possesses the ability to respond to specific issues and data reflective of the patient's status.
To extend the healing ministry of Jesus by improving the health of our communities with an emphasis on people who are poor or under-served.
Our Core Values
JusticeSacredness of LifeService
The Mercy Standards
Effective CommunicationCompassionate CareResponsiveness
It is expected that all duties and responsibilities of this position will be performed in a manner consistent with OurMission, Our Core Values and The Mercy Standards.
Utilizes the nursing process in accordance with the scope of practice for the licensed practical nurse and provides professional nursing care according to
established practices and procedures. Maintains a positive working relationship with patients, families, peers, students, and other medical personnel.
Demonstrates an ability to organize and achieve quality performance. Demonstrates an on-going awareness of and participation in the Improving Organizational
Performance (IOP) program. Assumes responsibility for continuing education through formal/ informal education programs and/or workshops or conferences.
Department Specific Functions
Complies with and is knowledgeable of hospital and department safety procedures and policies. Contributes to care of environment by maintaining workspace,
and assisting with light housekeeping duties as needed. Is knowledgeable and participates in the hospitals performance improvement program. Utilizes computer
system for information and to complete tasks. Maintains customer rights. Interacts with customers in a way that exemplifies the hospitals core values and
mission statement. Attends annual in-service department meetings and other training sessions relative to job.
The above is intended to describe the general content and functions of this job. It is not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all duties or responsibilities. Associates may be required to perform other job related duties as required by their supervisor. The job description is subject to continual revisions as needed for patient care. Due to the services and care provided by this institution, associates may be requested to serve in related capacities as determined by their qualifications in a different unit, department and location, in an effort not to disrupt the provision of patient care.
Minimum Required Qualifications
Education:Graduate of an accredited school of practical nursing.
Licensure:Current LPN license in KY and eligible for IL.
Certification(s):BLS certification required
Other Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Must have DL and current automobile insurance. Knowledge of HC/HP communication systems, equipment appropriate for patient care for spec. clinical dept,.
Mercy Health is an equal opportunity employer.
We’ll also reward your hard work with:
- Comprehensive, affordable medical, dental and vision plans
- Prescription drug coverage
- Flexible spending accounts
- Life insurance w/AD&D
- An employer-matched 403(b) for those who qualify.
- Paid time off
- Educational Assistance
- And much more
Scheduled Weekly Hours:0.01
Department:Home Care- Paducah Home Care
All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, genetic information, or protected veteran status, and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. If you’d like to view a copy of the affirmative action plan or policy statement for Mercy Health – Youngstown, Ohio or Bon Secours – Franklin, Virginia; Petersburg, Virginia; and Emporia, Virginia, which are Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request a reasonable accommodation as part of the employment selection process, please contact The Talent Acquisition Team at email@example.com
In some instances, the nurse’s voice and touch is the last thing a patient will hear or feel. This is part of our calling as nurses, to be there for our patients in all stages of life, from the beginning to the very end.Ali L. Registered Nurse
You will have days where you are the sole reason that someone is alive. You won’t find that in any other career.Michael W. Registered Nurse
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