Acute Care LPN / LPN-Certified

Acute Care LPN / LPN-Certified

Wednesday, June 8, 2022

Position Summary

Gothenburg Health is seeking a full-time Acute Care Licensed Practical Nurse/Licensed Practical Nurse-Certified.  This role provides direct patient care, meeting both psychological and physical needs of the patients in accordance with physicians’ orders, nursing and department guidelines. The LPN/LPN-C contributes to the continuity and quality of care, which fosters the best interest, and well-being of all patients and their families. 

Key Accountabilities

  • Conducts and documents a thorough assessment of each patient’s medical status upon admission and throughout the patient’s course of treatment.
  • Assumes, when assigned, the duties of medication nurse or floor nurse.
  • Assists the RN with emergency and outpatient care, which may include accompanying a patient on a transfer to another facility.
  • Assists in the development and implementation of an individualized treatment plan for each assigned patient.
  • Assists the RN with emergency and outpatient care, which may include accompanying a patient on a transfer to another facility.
  • Provides regular patient status updates to appropriate personnel.
  • Completes required documentation in an accurate and timely manner.
  • Assists with orientation of new employees.
  • Adheres to facility policies and procedures and participates in facility quality improvement and safety programs.
  • Travel to attend continuing education, workshops, and seminars outside the institution.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing with current LPN licensure for the state.
  • Current BLS certification.

About Gothenburg Health

Gothenburg Health is a critical access hospital and clinics located in Gothenburg, Nebraska.  This is an opportunity to join a innovative and positive work culture with a growing healthcare provider with unparalleled passion. We offer a competitive salary and benefit package that includes vacation and sick leave, extended illness, health insurance, paid life insurance, paid long term disability, and a defined contribution retirement plan with an employer match.

Apply now to begin your journey with Gothenburg Health