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Licensed Practical Nurse - FT

Suffolk, Virginia

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.

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“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.”

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What makes a successful Nurse at Bon Secours Mercy Health?
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  • Agile
  • Analytical
  • Collaborative
  • Compassionate
  • Problem-solver
  • Results-Driven


  • 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.

Licensed Practical Nurse - FT

Requisition R062117 Market Suffolk, VA Department Shift All Schedule Full-time

Thank you for considering a career at Bon Secours!

Primary Function/General Purpose of Position

Utilizes the nursing process and maintains current clinical knowledge in order to provide safe resident care consistent with standards, policies and procedures.  Assesses each resident under his/her care, identifies needs, designs intervention, anticipates outcome, implements plan of care and evaluates results.  Manages all resources at his/her disposal to maximize resident outcome.  Maintains a holistic approach to resident care, recognizing physical, emotional, spiritual, and psycho-social needs of each resident.  Recognizes the resident as a member of a family unit and exhibits an understanding of the dynamics of family interaction in the healing process and is aware of the utilization of self as a healing force. Performs all other duties as assigned.

Restorative Nurse directs, supervises, coordinates, and implements the Restorative Care Program. Performs routine and ongoing staff education and inservices in the restorative care process. Assures that all documentation systems are being completed per requirements and directions. Monitors the proper implementation and effectiveness of the programs through routine quality assessment activities.

All employees, if applicable, are expected to adhere to the BSHR Automobile Safety Program per policy.

Employment Qualifications

  • Graduated from a LPN school of nursing. Currently licensed as a Licensed
  • Practical nurse with the Virginia State Board of Nursing.                 
  • Performs team leader activities with a high level of proficiency.
  • Documents and Participates in care plan process
  • Performs Nursing Care functions in a safe and effective manner.
  • Administers medications/treatments safely and effectively.
  • Establishes self as advocate for residents.
  • Practices effective risk management.
  • Provides age appropriate care
  • Completes education requirement
  • Respects Resident’s Rights.

Restorative Nurse

  • Performs liaison activities related to Restorative Care Program
  • Directs Restorative Care Program

Essential Job Functions

  • Provides laundry services to all residents who request such service in accordance with the current Federal, State, and local standards, guidelines and regulations governing the nursing home and as may be instructed by the Administrator to assure that resident’s clothes are laundered in accordance with established laundry procedures. 
  • Observes and reports defects in equipment and fixtures which needs repair.

Bon Secoursis 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

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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 Employers, please email 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

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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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  • 403b With
    Company Match

  • Professional Development

  • Paid Time Off

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