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Sanford Health RN or LPN - Registered Nurse or Licensed Practical Nurse - Vermillion Care Center - Full Time in Vermillion, South Dakota

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For nearly 100 years, the Good Samaritan Society and Sanford Health have incorporated Christian faith into the heart of the culture and putting the needs of others before their own. Within our nursing family of RNs and other caregivers, we provide compassionate care and service to our residents and build meaningful relationships that will last a lifetime.

Facility: Vermillion Care Center
Location: Vermillion, SD
Address: 125 S Walker St, Vermillion, SD 57069, USA
Shift: 12 Hours - Varied Shifts
Job Schedule: Full time
Weekly Hours: 40.00
Starting Rate: LPN $22.50 / RN $29.25

Job Summary

We’re looking for qualified Registered Nurses who are dedicated and committed to serving the residents that we welcome into our long-term care facilities. Our RNs are relied upon for their assessment skills, critical thinking and holistic approach to healthcare delivery to support our residents’ physical and emotional needs. As a Registered Nurse at Good Sam and Sanford, you will have the opportunity to supervise and support your team of care providers while also furthering opportunities for your own professional growth and advancement in the nursing field.

Responsibilities

  • Assesses plans, implements and coordinates a plan of care for residents

  • Assures medications and treatments are administered to assigned residents

  • Assures physicians’ orders are processed and physicians notified in a timely manner

  • Directs and assists with resident, family/significant other education

  • Respond promptly to resident call lights

  • Use transfer equipment and handling techniques properly

Qualifications

Graduate from a nationally accredited nursing program preferred, including, but not limited to, Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE), Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN), and National League for Nursing Commission for Nursing Education Accreditation (NLN CNEA). Bachelor’s Degree in nursing preferred.

Currently holds an unencumbered RN license with the State Board of Nursing where the practice of nursing is occurring and/or possess multistate licensure if in a Nurse Licensure Compact (NLC) state. Obtains and subsequently maintains required department specific competencies and certifications.

LPN

Graduate from an accredited practical nursing program as a Licensed Practical Nurse. Associate degree in practical nursing is preferred.

If position requires IV therapy/management skills, the following is required in North Dakota: graduation from a Board approved AASPN program where IV therapy is part of the curriculum or completion of an IV Therapy course approved by the North Dakota Board of Nursing.

Must have attended a pre-licensure nursing program that included supervised clinical experience across the life span as part of the curriculum or have had a minimum of 400 hours of experience as LPN at another facility. Specific services/positions may have additional education, training or experience requirements.

Currently holds an unencumbered Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) license with State Nursing board and/or possess multi-state licensure privileges. Obtains and subsequently maintains required department specific competencies and certifications. Completes required annual continuing education units (CEU) and competency training requirements of the department and facility.

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, sick leave and paid time off. To review your benefit eligibility, visit https://sanfordhealth.jobs/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.

Job Function: Nursing
Req Number: R-81676
Featured: No