Job ID: 146
Location: Ketchikan, AK
Work Type: Full Time
Shift Length: 12 Hours
Benefit Eligibility: Full-time benefits
PeaceHealth is seeking a LPN - Long Term Care for a Full Time position.
Under the supervision of an RN, the LPN provides direct nursing care, within the scope of their license, to patients as directed by the physicians and other healthcare providers. Cooperative decision making is expected in the execution of duties.
Basic computer skills required including familiarity with MS Office applications
Must have cooperative working and interpersonal skills and the ability to work effectively with a wide variety of patients, families and staff.
Must be well organized, detail oriented, flexible and able to function independently.
Proficient with IV’s
ALASKA LONG TERM CARE PHYSICAL/COGNITIVE REQUIREMENTS:
Work requires moderate physical exertion 34 to 65% of the time.
Ability to lift objects weighing 30 lbs. or less.
Work is performed under normal working conditions with adequate lighting and ventilation. Work requires frequent exposure to conditions involving minor cold, heat, poor ventilation or sharp instruments such as syringes or lancets. Reasonably anticipated exposure to blood and body fluids once per month or more.
Duties require the ability to concentrate and pay close attention to detail (more than 66% of work time).
Referral Bonus Eligible