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Sanford Health LPN Inpatient - Behavioral Health - Full Time in Thief River Falls, Minnesota

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Facility: Thief River Falls Downtown Campus
Location: Thief River Falls, MN
Address: 120 Labree Ave S, Thief River Falls, MN 56701, USA
Shift: 12 Hours - Varied Shifts
Job Schedule: Full time
Weekly Hours: 36.00
Salary Range: $20.12 - $27.71
Union Position: Yes

Department Details

Come join our Behavioral Health team as a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) utilizing a team-based approach to patient care in a fun and supportive work environment.

Our work environment embraces diversity, has creative problem solving, and will help you grow as a person in the nursing field. New grads are welcome!

Varied 12-hour day or night shifts and every third weekend in a block schedule, with opportunities to pick up additional shifts based on scheduling needs. Differentials and premiums apply for nights, weekends, and call pay. Preceptor and charge nurse premiums are provided.

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Job Summary

Administers nursing care under the supervision of a registered nurse. Participates in the implementation and evaluation of patient care. Ensures the health, comfort and safety of patients. Maintains certification as a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN).

Documents a thorough medical history from patient and performs or helps perform a physical exam to determine patient's needs.

Discusses information collected from patient with registered nurse and administers medication or treatment as ordered. Consults with physician if necessary.

Maintains stock of medical tools needed for registered nurse or physician. May transport and prepare patients for examinations.

Counsels patients and family members on prevention and treatment plan for health issues under direction of registered nurse.

Qualifications

Must have graduated from an accredited school or college of nursing program leading to licensure as a Licensed Practical Nurse. Associate's degree in practical nursing is preferred. Specific services/positions may have additional education, training or experience requirements.

Requires current licensure as a practical nurse in the state/states of practice.

Benefits

Sanford Health offers an attractive benefits package for qualifying full-time and part-time employees. Depending on eligibility, a variety of benefits include health insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, life insurance, a 401(k) retirement plan, work/life balance benefits, and a generous time off package to maintain a healthy home-work balance. For more information about Total Rewards, visit https://sanfordcareers.com/benefits .

Sanford is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet. If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request an accommodation for help with your online application, please call 1-877-673-0854 or send an email to talent@sanfordhealth.org .

Sanford Health has a Drug Free Workplace Policy. An accepted offer will require a drug screen and pre-employment background screening as a condition of employment.

Req Number: R-0142644
Job Function: Nursing
Featured: No