What makesKindredHealthcarea great place to work? Our people, of course! OurChargeNurseanswers this special calling because they have a fundamental,internal drive to directly help people. In return, we serve, develop andrespect our employees in environments created to optimize theirjob effectiveness,experience, and satisfaction.This is who we are.
Who are you?To succeed inour high-energy, high reward environment, ournursesprovidecompassionatecritical careand deliver exceptionalpatientexperiences,meaningful outcomes, and bonds for life.
As the most acutelevel of care inKindred'scontinuum, our transitional carehospitals offer the samecritical carepatients receive in atraditionalhospital orintensive care unit, but for anextended recovery period. OurLPN/LVNsplay a vital role inthe recovery process forchronic, critically ill and medically complexpatients.
As aCharge Nurse LPN /LVNyouwill:
The LPN Charge Nurse manages a designated group of nursing employees on anursing unit and assures smooth operations of the unit for a designated shiftunder the direction and supervision of a Registered Nurse. Could encompass one or more units dependingupon size and clinical programs. Scopeof work may be modified by State specific rules under the Nurse Practice Act.
Graduate of accredited LPN/LVN School of Nursing.
Current valid LPN/LVN license in the state employed.
Valid CPR certification
At least one (1) year nursing experience preferred.
Evidence of continuing education or special preparation or experience in gerontological nursing and/or long term care nursing desirable.