LPN Licensed Practical Nurse
Posted on: April 9, 2021
We Are Hiring: ****** $500 SIGN ON BONUS *****
Heritage Village - Kankakee,IL
Heritage Village, part of Ascension Living, is looking for caring
and compassionate LPN to join the team! We offer both short-term
post -acute rehabilitation and long-term care.This gorgeous 59 beds
that are certified for either Medicare or Medicaid, long-term
skilled nursing, rehabilitation and therapy.
What You Will Do: Provide basic bedside care to long term care
patients under the direction of a Registered Nurse (RN) or
physician, functioning within scope of license.
- Contribute to the assessment of patients by collecting data for
analysis by a Registered Nurse (RN).
- Administer medications and observe patients for adverse
reactions to medications or treatments.
- Perform routine laboratory tests and simple therapeutic
- Educate patients/families about disease treatment plan
including self-care post discharge, holistic health needs,
available resources and follow up care.
- Assure resident safety by identifying safety hazards and
emergency situations and initiates corrective action as
appropriate. What You Will Need: Licensure / Certification /
- BLS Provider obtained within 1 Month (30 days) of hire date or
job transfer date required.
- Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse obtained prior to hire date
or job transfer date, required. Education:
- High school diploma or GED required. Why Join Our Team: As a
subsidiary of Ascension, Ascension Living is committed to providing
services, amenities, opportunities and support, so seniors can
enjoy living healthier and happier, at every age and at every
We're the second-largest nonprofit system in the U.S. Our living
choices include independent living, assisted living, memory care,
short-term rehabilitative care and long-term skilled nursing
More than 10,000 adults live in our 54 senior living communities,
which are located in 12 states, and Washington, D.C. Also, more
than 5,500 associates are employed by Ascension - professional,
compassionate individuals who believe in empowering people to age
Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to
transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As
one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the
U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate,
personalized care to all, with special attention to persons living
in poverty and those most vulnerable. In FY2019, Ascension provided
$2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community
Ascension includes more than 150,000 associates and 40,000 aligned
providers. The national health system operates more than 2,600
sites of care - including 150 hospitals and more than 50 senior
living facilities - in 20 states and the District of Columbia,
while providing a variety of services including clinical and
network services, venture capital investing, investment management,
biomedical engineering, facilities management, risk management, and
contracting through Ascension's own group purchasing
Equal Employment Opportunity Employer: Ascension Living is an equal
opportunity employer (EEO) and affords equal opportunity to all
associates and applicants without regard to race, color, religion,
national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, physical
or mental disability, veteran status, genetic data, or other
legally protected status.
For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the
following link to the "EEO is the Law" poster:
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Please note that Ascension Living 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. Ascension Living will not solicit money or banking
information from applicants.
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Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-Verify link
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