AbileneRecruiter
the smart solution for Abilene jobs

LVN - Full-time Night Shift

Company: Encompass Health
Location: Abilene
Posted on: April 13, 2019

Job Description:

Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of AbileneThe Licensed Practical Nurse/Licensed Vocational Nurse performs a range of assigned nursing tasks and procedures under the supervision of a Registered Nurse. In addition the position is responsible for:

  • Providing direct patient care to inpatients
  • Observing patient behavior, vital signs, symptoms, responses to treatment and reports findings to Registered Nurse
  • Carrying out the patient's plan of care BenefitsTo attract and retain the best professionals, we offer a comprehensive and competitive benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, 401(k), college savings plan, employee assistance program, pre-paid legal plan and much more. For more information on available benefits, please .What types of patients will you care for? We are an acute rehabilitation hospital setting. Typically our nurses can expect to spend an average of 2-4 weeks with our patients with a variety of diagnosis such as: stroke, spinal cord injury, brain injury, various neurological disorders, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, amputation, joint replacement, fractures, multiple trauma, cardiac conditions, and pulmonary conditions. 80% of our patients are discharged directly home.We use evidence-based practice guidelines to treat our patients. We utilize our clinical outcomes to assess and improve our treatment interventions and programs. We participate in a national outcomes database, which provides benchmarks and sophisticated outcome reports to help us continually analyze and improve our patient outcomes.Helping you become a better nurse is critical to our success - You will be paired with mentors; attend in-house as well as external educational programs. The treatment team is made up of full time therapists, nurses, social workers, pharmacists and medical staff; a great way to learn beyond your own discipline.Job Code: 100118 License or Certification:
    • Current LPN/LVN licensure appropriate to state regulations
    • CPR certification

      Education, Training and Years of Experience:
      • One year experience in inpatient medical surgical or general hospital setting preferred
      • Rehabilitation experience preferred

        Machines, Equipment Used:
        • General office equipment such as telephone, copy machine, fax machine, calculator, computer

          Physical Requirements:
          • Good visual acuity and ability to communicate
          • Ability to lift a minimum of 30 pounds and ability push/pull a minimum of 30 pounds, which includes the lifting, pushing and/or pulling of medical supplies and equipment and the transferring and repositioning of patients. Reasonable assistance may be requested when lifting, pushing, and/or pulling are undertaken which exceeds these minimum requirements
          • Ability to withstand prolonged standing and walking
          • Ability to reach, stoop, bend, kneel, and crouch are required for patient care functions and in setting up and monitoring equipment


            Address: 6401 Directors Parkway, Abilene 79606
            Shift: Night Job
            Job ID: 1910613

Keywords: Encompass Health, Abilene , LVN - Full-time Night Shift, Healthcare , Abilene, Texas

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Other Healthcare Jobs


Nurse Aide I, Jones 8 Orthopedics
Description: JOB SUMMARY br br Certified Nursing Assistants CNAs provide personal care, health-related services, and assist with activities of daily living.
Company: Hendrick Health System
Location: Abilene
Posted on: 04/21/2019

Nurse Aide, C7 (Med-Tele)
Description: li br br Certified Nursing Assistants CNAs provide personal care, health-related services, and assist
Company: Hendrick Health System
Location: Abilene
Posted on: 04/21/2019

Health Insurance Agent - Get out of the call center, work for yourself, free leads
Description: On-Demand Health Insurance Agent - work when where you want, free leads through your platform access br br Contract Health Insurance Agent - work when where you want, we generate thousands (more...)
Company: Assurance Wireless
Location: Abilene
Posted on: 04/21/2019


Oncology RN
Description: Are you an Oncology Registered Nurse, wanting to find your next rewarding travel or local contract position br At National Staffing Solutions, we believe this process should be exciting and as smooth (more...)
Company: National Staffing Solutions
Location: Abilene
Posted on: 04/21/2019

Utilization Review RN
Description: JOB SUMMARY: br br The Utilization Review UR Nurse is a registered nurse who provides clinical review against nationally recognized medical necessity criteria for the purpose of evaluating medical (more...)
Company: Hendrick Health System
Location: Abilene
Posted on: 04/21/2019

RN- NSI
Description: Position Summary br br Registered Nurses deliver care to patients utilizing the nursing process. Nurses collaborate with other professional disciplines to ensure effective patient care
Company: Hendrick Health System
Location: Abilene
Posted on: 04/21/2019

Health Insurance Agent - 1000s of Free qualified leads, get help adding state licenses
Description: On-Demand Health Insurance Agent - work when where you want, free leads through your platform access br br Contract Health Insurance Agent - work when where you want, we generate thousands (more...)
Company: Assurance Wireless
Location: Abilene
Posted on: 04/21/2019

Med/Surg Registered Nurse (RN) Travel Contract 1 days (7a-7p) and 2 nights (7p-7a)
Description: Are you looking for your next contract We have a current opening for an experienced and self-motivated Med-surg
Company: Health Specialists, Inc.
Location: Abilene
Posted on: 04/21/2019

Health Insurance Agent - 1000s of free inbound leads, answer to yourself
Description: On-Demand Health Insurance Agent - work when where you want, free leads through your platform access br br Contract Health Insurance Agent - work when where you want, we generate thousands (more...)
Company: Assurance Wireless
Location: Abilene
Posted on: 04/21/2019

Nurse Aide, A3/A4
Description: JOB SUMMARY br br Certified Nursing Assistants CNAs provide personal care, health-related services, and assist
Company: Hendrick Health System
Location: Abilene
Posted on: 04/21/2019

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Texas jobs by following @recnetTX on Twitter!

Abilene RSS job feeds