Centura Health LPN Skilled Nursing in Canon City, Colorado
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Performs patient observation, data collection related to patient care, administers medication, treatment and proceduresaccording to the physicians’ orders and resident care plan. Communicates patient findings to the supervisor. Assumesresponsibility and accountability for facilitating, communicating and collaborating with the healthcare team to identify andmeet the physical, emotional and spiritual needs of the patients. Oversees care provided by CNAs, Care Partners, QMAPsand/or other support staff. Promotes the optimal health, well-being and safety of the patient through use of the nursingprocess and in accordance with patient care standards, guidelines and the State Nurse Practice Act. Demonstrates personalaccountability for relationship-based care, organizational mission, and core values.
What You Bring/Job Requirements
In addition to bringing your whole self to the workplace each day, qualified candidates will need the following:
One year of previous LPN experience, preferredRequires knowledge in nursing and person-centered care conceptsAbility to demonstrate competency in the provision of individual care of patients based on the patients’ assessed age anddevelopmental needs.
BLS through American Heart Association or American Red Cross
Your Connected Community
When people and places align, incredible things happen. Just like the 21,000+ amazing associates who work here, every community within Centura Health’s connected ecosystem has its own unique history, story and personality.
Progressive Care Center (PCC) is an assisted living facility that offers skilled nursing care (both short and long term), rehabilitation therapies and Alzheimer’s Care in a home-like atmosphere. PCC is located adjacent to St. Thomas More Hospital, a 25-bed acute care facility serving Fremont County and surrounding southern Colorado communities. Our associates enjoy being part of a close-knit community hospital, the relaxed feel of small town life and an affordable cost of living in a town rich in culture and historic architecture. Located about 50 miles from Colorado Springs at the foothills of the Rocky Mountains and the mouth of the Royal Gorge, locals and visitors alike enjoy this area for some of the state’s best hiking, wildlife and river sports like rafting and fishing.
DepartmentPCC SKILLED NURSING
FacilitySNR-PROGRESSIVE CARE CENTER
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Centura Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer, Male/Female/Veteran/Disabled. As of Jan. 1, 2015, we no longer hire tobacco/nicotine users in Colorado, Kansas and other states where applicants who use nicotine products are not protected by applicable state law. Offers of employment are contingent upon successful completion of a pre-employment drug screen, including a panel for cotinine.