Catholic Health Initiatives RN or LPN - Heritage Unit – Nights in OMAHA, Nebraska

RN or LPN - Heritage Unit – Nights

Description

Your time at work should be fulfilling. Rewarding. Inspiring. That’s what you’ll find when you join one of our non-profit CHI facilities across the nation. You’ll find challenging, rewarding work every day alongside people who have as much compassion as you. Join us and together we’ll create healthier, stronger communities. Imagine your career at Catholic Health Initiatives! at http://catholichealthinitiatives.org/find-a-career

Immanuel Heritage Center is a 20 bed geriatric psychiatric unit and one of only two units that specializes in this patient population in the state! We care for patients that are 52 years and older with both mental health diagnosis and simple medical complications. In addition, we are one of the few psychiatric locations that offers electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) for our patients, which substantially decreases the use of psychiatric medications.

Job Responsibilities

As a Registered Nurse/LPN, you will be responsible for delivering the highest quality patient care according to the specific orders of each patient’s individual physician. This will involve, utilizing your knowledge and skills to educate patients and their families on prevention and healthy habits.

Additional responsibilities for this health care role include:

  • Monitoring patients’ conditions and assessing their needs

  • Collaborating with physicians and nurses to devise individualized care plans for patients

  • Administering patients’ medications and providing treatments according to physicians’ orders

  • Fostering a supportive and compassionate environment to care for patients and their families

Qualifications

Job Requirements

We are looking for a responsible and compassionate Registered Nurse with top-notch clinical skills, a caring attitude, and the ability to work independently with minimal supervision. It is also important to display excellent verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills as well as the ability to effectively educate patients and their families on the in-home healthcare process.

Additional requirements for this role include:

  • Current Registered Nurse (RN) or LPN license that allows you to practice in our state

  • Graduate of an accredited nursing program

  • Experience as a Registered Nurse/LPN preferred

  • Basic Life Support (BLS) required

  • Specialty certification (ex: CCRN, CNOR, CEN) preferred

  • Additional certification or licensure may be required for some specialty areas

Join us at Catholic Health Initiatives, and become a part of our faith-based health system.

Job RN

Primary Location NEBRASKA-OMAHA-IMMANUEL HERITAGE CENTER

Daily Schedule 6:30p-7:00a

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 72

Weekends Required Every Third

Req ID: 2018-R0164286

We’re an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.