LPN – SURGICAL

Southern Illinois Healthcare


Your Career. Our Company. Together, We Grow.

At Southern Illinois Healthcare (SIH), we realize that in order to provide our surrounding communities with excellent care, we must begin by providing our employees with that same care and appreciation. We offer rich opportunities to develop and grow professionally, an environment of excellence in patient care, and the awareness that everything we accomplish is a direct outgrowth of the superb efforts and dedication of our employees.

As a non-profit system of almost 4000 employees in Carbondale, IL, we have won national acclaim for our cancer, cardiac, stroke, bariatric, breast imaging, and rehabilitation services.

The Surgical LPN (licensed proactical nurse) is responsible for assisting with professional nursing care for SIH patients.

Responsibilities

    Conduct a focused nursing assessment and contribute to the ongoing comprehensive nursing assessment of the patient performed by the registered professional nurseCollaborate in the development and modification of the registered professional nurse’s or advanced practice registered nurse’s comprehensive nursing plan of care for all types of patientsImplement aspects of the plan of careParticipate in health teaching and counseling to promote, attain, and maintain the optimum health level of patientsServe as an advocate for the patient by communicating and collaborating with other health service personnelParticipate in the evaluation of patient responses to interventionsCommunicate and collaborate with other health professionalProvide input into the development of policies and procedures to support patient safetyEvaluates patient progress and reports changes to RN.
Qualifications

Graduate of LPN ProgramCurrent Illinois Licensed Practical Nurse licenseCPR Certification

#PIQnursing

PandoLogic. Keywords: Operating Room Nurse, Location: West Frankfort, IL – 62896