LPN Behavioral Health - Casual Position
Lakewood Health System's Behavioral Health Unit ("Reflections") has a great opportunity for a casual LPN.
The Licensed Practical Nurse - Behavioral Health Unit (LPN-BHU) implements care of patients as identified in the patient medical record including administration of medications and day-by-day monitoring of Behavioral Health Staff on duty. They assess the patients' needs and correctly refer to the RN for consultation for those situations beyond their scope of practice.
The LPN-BHU correctly dispenses medications and completes all treatments as ordered, communicates written information concerning patients' needs and cares to all appropriate staff, and observes proper infection control and safety procedures.
This is a Casual position with shifts worked as the employee is able to pick up with no guaranteed hours, after initial training and orientation. Staff are required to work a minimum of two shifts per month to maintain casual status.
1. Current MN LPN licensure
2. Experience in psychiatric care and geriatric care preferred
Application Deadline: Open until filled
Lakewood Health System is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer (Minorities / Females / Disabled / Veterans) and Equal Opportunity Provider. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability and protected veteran status. Lakewood Health System is deeply dedicated to diversity in the workplace.