Licensed Practical Nurse Rehab
Location: Fort Smith
Posted on: August 11, 2019
We're a Little Different
Our mission is clear. We bring to life a healing ministry through
our compassionate care and exceptional service.
We don't believe in jobs at Mercy, we believe in careers that match
the unique gifts of unique individuals; careers that not only make
the most of your skills and talents, but also your heart.
At Mercy, you'll feel our supportive community every step of your
day, especially the tough ones. We're a team and love working that
way. That team is expanding, and we currently have exceptional
opportunities to help our communities grow.
Under the direct supervision of a Registered Nurse, performs
delegated tasks as appropriate in the care of patients.
Demonstrates positive interpersonal relationships with others in
communication and problem resolution; is sensitive to the needs of
patients, families, and fellow co-workers; provides nursing care
for patients in accordance with age specific needs; plan and
provide professional nursing care for patients in accordance with
any identified cultural diversity needs (such as religions,
lifestyles, beliefs, physical capabilities, and cultures); provides
nursing care for patients by assuring appropriate and effective
pain management; assess, report and assist any patients that
present with evidence of abuse and/or neglect; and supports the
mission of Mercy. Co-workers are expected to abide by Mercy Fort
Smith's safety and infection control policies to maintain a safe
environment for patients and co-workers. Supervises. Nurse aides
and orderlies. NOTE: Competent to provide nursing services to the
age of the specific population of assigned areas. See "Age
Appropriate Care for Neonate, Pediatric, Adolescent, Adult and
Geriatric Patients" policy. Current CPR Certification is a required
element to maintain the job position.Qualifications:Because you're
committed to excellence, you understand the importance of being
properly prepared for your role at Mercy. That's why you'll bring
to your role the right set of qualifications:
- Education: Must be a graduate of a state approved school of
nursing. Must be currently licensed in the State of Arkansas as a
Licensure: Current Arkansas LPN/LPTN license.
Certifications: Current CPR certification Current BLS
Other: Skills, knowledge, and Abilities: Demonstrates skills in
human relations and communication, both written and verbal.
Demonstrates clinical expertise in patient care delivery. Possesses
the ability to assess data and assist personnel in providing
appropriate level of care. Working conditions, Mental and Physical
Requirements: Stand and walk on duty. Meet unit-specific physical
demands. May be required to work differing schedules, shifts, days
of the week, or work frequency according to patient care.
We'll Support You at Work and Home
Our foundations are built on dignity and respect. Modern Healthcare
Magazine named us as a "top 100 places to work." We go out of our
way to help people feel welcomed. We offer day-one comprehensive
health, vision and dental coverage, PTO, tuition reimbursement and
employer-matched retirement funds to benefit-eligible co-workers,
including those working 48 hours or more per pay period!
What Makes a Good Match for Mercy
Compassion and professionalism go hand-in-hand with us, along with
exceptional quality care. Having a positive outlook and a strong
sense of advocacy is in perfect step with our mission and vision.
We're also collaborative and are not afraid to do a little extra to
deliver excellent care - that's just part of our commitment. If
that sounds like a fit for you as well, we encourage you to
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