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LPN / LVN - Medical Surgical Full Time

Company: AMITA HEALTH
Location: Glendale Heights
Posted on: October 14, 2021

Job Description:

We Are Hiring:

We are hiring an experienced LPN/LVN - Licensed Practical Nurse or Licensed Vocational Nurse to work Full Time in the Medical Surgical (Med/Surg) Unit at at AMITA Health Adventist Medical Center GlenOaks in Glendale Heights, IL. 

 

Schedule:

Full Time, Night Shift, 7:00PM – 7:30AM. 

Every other weekend and holiday rotation requirements

 

AMITA Health Adventist Medical Center GlenOaks?

Providing faith-based care in the respective Catholic and Adventist traditions to Chicago’s western suburbs since 1980, AMITA Adventist GlenOaks delivers highly personalized, compassionate care and convenience.  This is a Level II Trauma Center, The Joint Commission Certified Primary Stroke Center, and Cribs for Kids National Certified Gold Safe Sleep Champion.

What You Will Do:

Provide care to patients under the direction of a registered nurse or physician, functioning within scope of license.

  • Contribute to the assessment of patients and assures the well-being of patients.
  • Administer medications and observe patients for adverse reactions to medications or treatments.
  • Perform laboratory tests and therapeutic services.
  • Educate patients/families about disease treatment plan including self care post discharge, holistic health needs, available resources and follow up care.
What You Will Need:

Licensure / Certification / Registration

  • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date required.
  • Practical/Vocational Nurse credentialed from the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date required.

Education:

  • High school diploma or GED required.
Additional Preferences:

Work Experience:

  • 2+ years of LPN/LVN experience - preferred
Why Join Our Team:

AMITA Health, one of the largest health systems in Illinois, is comprised of 19 hospitals and more than 230 sites of care. With more than 900 providers in its medical groups, 26,000 associates and 7,000 physician partners, AMITA Health serves over 6.6 million residents in the greater Chicagoland area.

We are committed to improving accessibility to healthcare in the communities we serve. We hold ourselves accountable to our patients and one another, and we work hard to treat the whole person, body, mind and spirit. Our compassionate, talented team members are the source of our strength, and we invest heavily in their well-being. We offer significant professional opportunities, career advancement potential, comprehensive training and competitive wages.

Equal Opportunity Employer:

AMITA Health will provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all associates and applicants for employment regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identification or expression, age, disability, marital status, amnesty, genetic information, carrier status or any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.

For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster:

http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf

EEO is the Law Poster Supplement


Please note that AMITA Health will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. AMITA Health will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

Keywords: AMITA HEALTH, Chicago , LPN / LVN - Medical Surgical Full Time, Other , Glendale Heights, Illinois

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