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Staff LPN - Comprehensive Medical Unit (Nights) Job in Columbus, Ohio US

Job Summary

OhioHealth Corporation
Columbus, OH
Government and Military
Job Type
Full Time
Years of Experience
Less than 1 Year
Job Reference Code

Staff LPN - Comprehensive Medical Unit (Nights)

About the Job

We are more than a health system. We are a belief system. We believe wellness and sickness are both part of a lifelong partnership, and that everyone could use an expert guide. We work hard, care deeply and reach further to help people uncover their own power to be healthy. We inspire hope. We learn, grow, and achieve more - in our careers and in our communities.

Job Description Summary:

This position provides nursing care to patients and families along the health illness continuum in diverse health care settings while collaborating with the health care team.  The LPN is accountable for the practice of nursing as defined by the Ohio Board of Nursing.  The LPN delegates nursing tasks to unlicensed assistive personnel (UAPs) using the criteria written in the Ohio Nurse Practice Act.  This position serves as a resource for other associates.  May communicate instructions, do minor scheduling, and inspect work.  Does not hire, fire, discipline, promote, demote, transfer, or appraise, but may be consulted by higher management in these areas.  This job has no supervisory responsibilities.

We are excited to deliver our innovative comprehensive team approach to patient care. We have a comprehensive charge nurse, a pharmacist and a physician who round on each patient every day from 8 am to 11 am. All patients are seen by the same hospitalist on the floor. Our physicians are a part of the MedOne Hospitalist group and the same physician rounds on the unit for a week at a time and switches off to another one of five physicians who round on the unit. The unit consists of medical surgical and intermediate patients. We utilize RN's and LPN's, each taking their own patient assignment with support from our Patient Support Assistants (PSAs). Our model of care allows for unique opportunity to impact throughput of patients and pilot innovative ideas for patient care.

Our model of care motto: "Wouldn't it be great if... This Comprehensive Medical Unit provided exceptional value in an agile environment that respected each member of the healthcare team centered around the patient."

Minimum Qualifications:

Associate's DegreeBLS - Basic Life Support - American Heart Association, DL - Driver's License - Department of Motor Vehicles, LPN - Licensed Practical Nurse - National Council of State Boards of Nursing
Must hold a current license from the State of Ohio. successfully completed Ohio Board of Nursing approved medication course. Basic Life support Provider.

Work Shift:

Scheduled Weekly Hours :

Medical Unit 5

Join us!
... if your passion is to work in a caring environment
... if you believe that learning is a life-long process
... if you strive for excellence and want to be among the best in the healthcare industry

Equal Employment Opportunity

OhioHealth is an equal opportunity employer and fully supports and maintains compliance with all state, federal, and local regulations. OhioHealth does not discriminate against associates or applicants because of race, color, genetic information, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, ancestry, national origin, veteran status, military status, pregnancy, disability, marital status, familial status, or other characteristics protected by law. Equal employment is extended to all person in all aspects of the associate-employer relationship including recruitment, hiring, training, promotion, transfer, compensation, discipline, reduction in staff, termination, assignment of benefits, and any other term or condition of employment

DIVERSITY AND EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY  OhioHealth actively promotes diversity in our workforce at all levels of the  organization. We are committed to providing an inclusive work environment where  everyone is treated with fairness, dignity and respect. We will make ourselves  accountable to one another for the manner in which we treat one another and for  the manner in which people around us are treated. We are committed to recruiting  and retaining a diverse staff reflective of the patients and communities we serve.  We regard laws, regulations and policies relating to diversity as a minimum  standard. We strive to create and maintain a setting in which we celebrate cultural  and other differences and consider them core strengths of OhioHealth.  OhioHealth is an equal opportunity workforce and no one shall discriminate against  any individual with regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry,  age, disability, sexual preference, veteran status, pregnancy or other characteristics  protected by law, with respect to any offer, term or condition of employment.  We make reasonable accommodations to the known physical and mental  limitations of qualified individuals with disabilities It is the responsibility of every person working within OhioHealth, in any capacity, to  support and comply with OhioHealth’s policy of equal opportunity employment.

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