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Providence Health & Services Licensed Practical Nurse - Emergency Services *$6,000 Sign-on bonus* in Olympia, Washington

Description:

Providence is calling a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Emergency Center (0.9 FTE, Night Shift) to Emergency Services at Providence St. Peter Hospital in Olympia, WA.

For External Hires only: This position offers $6,000 sign-on bonus ($3,000 upon starting, $3,000 after completion of 12 months.)

Apply today! Applicants that meet qualifications will receive a text with some additional questions from our Modern Hire System.

An Emergency Center Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) provides practical nursing functions, bedside care, respiratory care, phlebotomy, splinting, and patient teaching in a fast paced episodic setting. An EC LPN requires the ability to prioritize and organize multiple tasks. This work is done under the direction of an RN or EC Provider.

In this position you will:

  • Supports the RN and Provider role.

  • Demonstrates responsibility for ongoing patient assessment

  • Provide nursing care in collaboration with the Provider and/or RN

  • Provide ambulation assistance to patients and assists and monitors patient safety

  • Apply, monitor and troubleshoot traction splints

  • Apply and assess plaster and fiberglass extremity splints

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Graduate of an approved Practical Nurse Program

  • Experience in an emergency department or fast paced clinic setting

  • Completion of an Advanced Cardiac Life Support Class (ACLS) is required within six (6) months of hire.

  • Current Washington State Licensure as a Licensed Practical Nurse

  • Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification

  • Participation in a Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) class is required within twelve (12) months of hire and throughout employment as an EC LPN

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Familiarity with computerized documentation

About the hospital you will serve.

Providence St. Peter Hospital is a 390-bed, not-for-profit regional teaching hospital. Located in Olympia, WA, St. Peter offers comprehensive rehabilitation, medical, surgical and behavioral health services. We have been ranked as one of the top 100 hospitals and as one of 10 premier healthcare employers in the nation and have recently achieved the coveted Magnet®" recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center®. Our hospital rests on a 173- acre campus, much of which includes natural forest and preserved wetlands that maintain a healing environment for patients and staff.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details —http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits

We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit

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Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Night

Job Category: LPN/LVN

Location: Washington-Olympia

Req ID: 324826

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