Sentara is hiring a Lpn. Full time day shift. As a Licensed Practical Nurse with Sentara, you can excel in your career with the opportunity to work in many different specialties.
They would include areas like the hospital, home health, hospice, or our medical group. The primary duties of this position include triaging, verifying medical information, caring for the patient’s overall health, and working closely with the doctors and other team members.
You will find that teamwork is exceptional, with everyone working together to ensure the best care for our patients. to hear Cassandra tell us about a day in the life of a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) with Sentara Healthcare.
Benefits : Sentara offers an attractive array of full-time benefits to include Medical, Dental, Vision, Paid Time Off, Sick, Tuition Reimbursement, a 401k / 403B , 401a, Performance Plus Bonus, Career Advancement Opportunities, Work Perks and more.
Our success is supported by a family-friendly culture that encourages community involvement and creates unlimited opportunities for development and growth.
Be a part of an excellent healthcare organization that cares about our People, Quality, Patient Safety, Service, and Integrity.
Join a team that has a mission to improve health every day and a vision to be the healthcare choice of the communities that we serve!
maintains narcotic and medication records; communicates nursing observations and concerns to other members of the health care team.
Qualifications Education Level
Trade School Graduate NURSING Experience
Required : Medical Terminology Previous experience
Preferred : Nursing 3 years
Required : Licensed Practical Nurse
Preferred : Basic Life Support
Required : Communication, Critical Thinking, Service Orientation, Speaking, Technology / Computer, Writing
Preferred : None, unless noted in the Other section below
PACE specific incumbents for this position require a minimum of one year of experience working with the frail or elderly population.
Proficiency in the use of standard patient care equipment. American Heart Association (AHA) BLS certification within 90 days of hire
Sentara Healthcare prides itself on the diversity and inclusiveness of its close to an almost 30,000-member workforce. Diversity, inclusion, and belonging is a guiding principle of the organization to ensure its workforce reflects the communities it serves.
Per Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA), some clinical environments require proof of education; these regulations are posted at ecfr.
gov for further information. In an effort to expedite this verification requirement, we encourage you to upload your diploma or transcript at time of application.
In support of our mission to improve health every day, this is a tobacco-free environment.
We are excited about your interest in a career with Sentara Healthcare. We want to share a change that has been made to our required immunization policy.
We have added COVID vaccine to our policy.
The highly contagious Delta variant is causing another spike in the number of COVID-19 infections nationally, with unvaccinated individuals at the highest risk.
As one of the community’s front-line defenses against COVID-19, we believe we have a moral and ethical responsibility to protect the health of our team members, patients, residents, and communities through a vaccination requirement.
Effective immediately, all Sentara Healthcare employees are required to receive the COVID 19 vaccine.
Medical and / or Religious exemptions will be considered.