Long Term Care LPN or RN: Nursing & Rehab
As a member of the Virginia Gay Nursing & Rehab health care team, the LPN or RN plans, organizes, coordinates, delivers and evaluates the nursing care of the residents. They will deliver care in accordance with the care modality of the assignment. Sound clinical judgment in assessing and observing residents, interpreting signs and symptoms and in initiating action and intervention must also be demonstrated. The right candidate is skilled, organized and efficient in performing required nursing activities.EDUCATION & TRAINING REQUIREMENTS:
Current Iowa licensure as an LPN or RN. Graduated from a state approved nursing program. Maintains current BCLS certification. Has completed or will complete within six months of employment the course for Long term Care Supervisors-Mandatory.WORK EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:
Previous LPN or RN experience preferred, but not required. Must have the ability to demonstrate self-confidence and positive attitude toward self and others. Maintains commitment and enthusiasm to goal achievement. Excellent team player and communication skills required.SCHEDULE:
Part-time, 2nd Shift with other weekend, holiday rotation and PRN weekdays
About this company
Virginia Gay Hospital (VGH) is a privately operated, nonprofit rural hospital created by the trust of Virginia Gay, which has successfully served the needs of the people of Vinton and the surrounding communities since 1923. Our purpose is to provide quality health care services by using innovative, growth-oriented techniques and maintaining a sound financial base.
Most important to VGH are the people of the communities we serve, which includes Benton and adjacent counties.
VGH provides acute care on an inpatient and outpatient basis, skilled nursing care, long term care and home health care. Goals will be to improve the accessibility of the hospital and its services to our community, while developing new services which make sense for the community and the hospital.
VGH must continue to build its patient base. We will do this through extensive self-promotion. We will also improve the working environment for all VGH personnel, physicians, and providers on staff through improved communication, cooperation, encouragement, in servicing, fair treatment, and an aggressive continuous quality improvement plan. We must also stubbornly search for ways to lower the costs of the services we provide by increasing efficiencies while improving the quality of care we provide.
Our unified commitment is to exceed our patient's expectations by sharing techniques and ideas, pursuing excellence and providing an atmosphere resulting in a positive impression of Virginia Gay Hospital.
Location/Region: Vinton, IA