Licensed Practical Nurse II - Emergency Department

Mercy - St. Louis, MO (30+ days ago)3.2


Overview

We’re a Little Different

Our mission is clear. We bring to life a healing ministry through our compassionate care and exceptional service.

We don’t believe in jobs at Mercy, we believe in careers that match the unique gifts of unique individuals; careers that not only make the most of your skills and talents, but also your heart.

At Mercy, you’ll feel our supportive community every step of your day, especially the tough ones. We’re a team and love working that way. That team is expanding, and we currently have exceptional opportunities to help our communities grow.

Responsibilities and Qualifications
LPN II - Emergency Department

7:00pm - 7:00am

  • IV Certification is required*
Behavioral Health experience preferred.

Under the direction of an RN, the Licensed Practical Nurse provides nursing care to patients in the assigned area. This includes providing care in conjunction with therapies as directed by other disciplines. Assists patients with meals and daily care. Administers medication and treatment as prescribed by physician. Transcribes physician's orders and documents on nursing PCP. Performs duties and responsibilities in a manner consistent with our mission, values, guiding principles and Mercy standards.

Why Join Mercy’s EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT?

We are the only Level 1 Trauma Center in St. Louis County. Our ED focuses on providing patient care through a team based approach. We care for all ages of patients between our adult and pediatric ED and have a separate group of nurses focused solely on each population. We also have a strong group of nurses who provide care to both populations. Our nurses receive extensive training on all types of patients including Trauma, Stroke and STEMI. Nurses work closely with our ED physicians with a focus on patient safety and satisfaction.

Qualifications:
We’re all unique pieces of a puzzle at Mercy, connected together to create a beautiful picture of health. And being the perfect fit for your role requires a specific set of qualifications that you’ll bring with you:

Licensure: Must have either a current Licensed Practical Nurse Temporary Permit/LPN license in the State of Missouri
Certifications: Must be certified in IV therapy

We’ll Support You at Work and Home

Our foundations are built on dignity and respect. Modern Healthcare Magazine named us as a “top 100 places to work.” We go out of our way to help people feel welcomed. We offer day-one comprehensive health, vision and dental coverage, PTO, and employer-matched retirement funds, even to part-time employees. We’re proud to provide tuition reimbursement to help you grow and learn new skills.

What Makes a Good Match for Mercy

Compassion and professionalism go hand-in-hand with us, along with exceptional quality care. Having a positive outlook and a strong sense of advocacy is in perfect step with our mission and vision. We’re also collaborative and are not afraid to do a little extra to deliver excellent care – that’s just part of our commitment. If that sounds like a fit for you as well, we encourage you to apply.