We're a Little Different
Our mission is clear. We bring to life a healing ministry through our compassionate care and exceptional service.
At Mercy, we believe in careers that match the unique gifts of unique individuals – careers that not only make the most of your skills and talents, but also your heart. Join us and discover why Modern Healthcare Magazine named us in its “Top 100 Places to Work.”
The LPN II carries out the routine patient care assignments, works in controlled patient care situations, performs established nursing care procedures and engages therapeutic, rehabilitative and preventative activities, under the direction of a registered nurse (RN). The licensed practical nurse II (LPN) is trained to perform multiple skill functions pertinent to their clinical area. This position provides care to patients ranging in age from infant to geriatric. The LPN II performs duties and responsibilities in a manner consistent with our mission, values, and Mercy Signature Service.
Education: Graduate of an accredited school of nursing.
Licensure: Licensed to practice as an LPN in the state of Missouri.
Certification/Registration: BLS certification or obtain within 90 days. Must have completed IV Therapy Program with documented return demonstration for clinical competence.
Other Skills and Knowledge: Demonstrates professional conduct and development. 2. Possesses ability to learn and react quickly in the performance of multiple tasks. Competent to make certain independent decisions within the realm of licensure and seeks assistance as required. The LPN II will function autonomously, but must realize that the registered nurse in responsible for the overall plan of care. The LPN II follows the direction of the RN and the unit/hospital guidelines. Effective interpersonal skills are required for interfacing with patients, staff, physicians and visitors. 3. Must be able to engage in technical conversation involving discussion with physicians, nurses, patients, families/significant others and co-workers.
Experience: 2 years LPN experience perferred.
We Offer Great Benefits:
Day-one comprehensive health, vision and dental coverage, PTO, tuition reimbursement and employer-matched retirement funds are just a few of the great benefits offered to eligible co-workers, including those working 48 hours or more per pay period!
We're bringing to life a healing ministry through compassionate care.
At Mercy, our supportive community will be behind you every step of your day, especially the tough ones. You will have opportunities to pioneer new models of care and transform the health care experience through advanced technology and innovative procedures. We're expanding to help our communities grow. Join us and be a part of it all.
What Makes You a Good Match for Mercy?
Compassion and professionalism go hand-in-hand with us. Having a positive outlook and a strong sense of advocacy is in perfect step with our mission and vision. We're also collaborative and unafraid to do a little extra to deliver excellent care – that's just part of our commitment. If that sounds like a good fit for you, we encourage you to apply.
LPN, License Practical Nurse
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