Thank you for your interest in Northwest Florida’s leading health care provider – Sacred Heart Health System.
Northwest Florida is a growing, family-oriented community, offering a mild climate, year-round recreational opportunities and beautiful sugar-white beaches along the warm waters of the Gulf of Mexico.
As part of Ascension – the largest non-profit health system in the U.S. and the world’s largest Catholic health system – Sacred Heart offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package. Our associates consistently give high ratings to their workplace engagement and leadership’s support for their well-being.
Sacred Heart was founded by the Daughters of Charity in 1915. While our technology has improved dramatically and the buildings have grown and expanded, our commitment to the mission remains steadfast: to provide excellent health care to all people, with special attention to the poor and vulnerable. For our more than 100-year history, we have been blessed with talented associates who believe in our mission and are dedicated to serving our patients and families.
Sacred Heart Health System includes hospital campuses in Pensacola, Miramar Beach and Port St. Joe, Florida, as well as The Studer Family Children’s Hospital at Sacred Heart – Northwest Florida’s only children’s hospital – and Sacred Heart Medical Group, the largest network of primary care and specialty physicians in Northwest Florida. In affiliation with the University of Florida, Sacred Heart offers the region’s only kidney transplant program, as well as physician residency programs to train the next generation of doctors in internal medicine, pediatrics and obstetrics/gynecology.
To learn more about Sacred Heart Health System, visit www.sacred-heart.org.
We have exciting growth opportunities for all interested Licensed Practical Nurses!
What You Will Do:
As a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) for our Pediatric Cardiology practice, you will be part of a long tradition of excellence in patient care. You will work with a team of nationally recognized health leaders in cardiovascular health. For 40 years, Sacred Heart Hospital Pensacola has been the regional leader in bringing innovative technological advances in cardiac procedures, to benefit patients with heart disease.
Sacred Heart Hospital Pensacola has been named one of the Top Cardiovascular Hospitals in the United States by Truven Health Analytics.
Sacred Heart Hospital Pensacola was also rated among the top 50 hospitals in the United States for vascular surgery.
Join our team of cardiovascular healthcare professionals who have a proven 30-year track record of cardiovascular success! Sacred Heart Hospital Pensacola is the largest and most innovative provider throughout Northwest Florida. If you are looking to provide compassionate 'care that comes from the heart’, consider joining our family. Choose Sacred Heart Hospital Pensacola and choose to make a difference in someone's life today!
Why Join the Sacred Heart and Ascension Family?
- Sacred Heart Hospital, part of Ascension, offers competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits packages. Our associates consistently give high ratings for workplace engagement and leadership’s support. We provide a high standard of patient care which has led to increased patient satisfaction. Our Consumer Choice Awards have reflected our success for the past sixteen years. Sacred Heart Hospital Pensacola is supported by dynamic associates that echo our mission and values with every patient they encounter.
Strength in our People:
At Ascension, we believe our people are our strength and we invest in them. In addition to the chance to have a positive impact on the people and communities we serve, associates benefit from significant professional opportunities, career advancement, training and competitive wages. We also support work-life balance and spirituality in the workplace.
About the Area:
Sacred Heart Hospital Pensacola is in the beautiful waterfront city of Pensacola, Florida. Pensacola is known for its sugar white sand beaches, local attractions, fine dining, and is a popular tourist destination. Looking to discover Pensacola? Click the link below to learn more.
Additionally, our Licensed Practical Nurses:
Provide basic bedside care to long-term care patients under the direction of a Registered Nurse (RN) or physician, functioning within scope of license.
Contributes to the assessment of patients by collecting data for analysis by a Registered Nurse (RN).
Administers medications and observes patients for adverse reactions to medications or treatments.
Performs routine laboratory tests and simple therapeutic services.
Educates patients/families about disease treatment plan including self-care post discharge, holistic health needs, available resources and follow up care. Assures resident safety by identifying safety hazards and emergency situations and initiates corrective action as appropriate.
BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse credentialed from the Florida Board of Nursing obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
High School Education or equivalent required.
Associate's degree in a related field preferred.
1 Year Preferred Technical Experience.
How To Apply
If you are interested in joining the Sacred Heart Health System Team, please apply by completing an online application.
Equal Employment Opportunity
Sacred Heart Health System is an equal opportunity employer.
Please note that Ascension 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 will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.
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