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Universal Health Services


Location:
LITTLETON, CO
Date:
06/22/2017
2017-06-222017-07-21
Job Code:
210759
Universal Health Services
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LPN

Job Code:  210759
Facility: Highlands Behavioral Health
Location: LITTLETON, CO US Mountain
Region: Mountain
Travel Involved: None
Job Type: Full Time
Job Level:  Experienced (Non-Manager)
Minimum Education Required: Vocational 
Skills: Health Care -> Behavioral Health, Acute Care, LPN
 
Category: Allied Health,Healthcare - Rehabilitation,Nursing
FTE: 1.0
Position Summary:

Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) is one of the nation's largest and most respected health care management companies, operating through its subsidiaries acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers nationwide. Founded in 1978, UHS subsidiaries now have more than 65,000 employees. The UHS business strategy is to build or purchase health care properties in rapidly growing markets and create a strong franchise based on exceptional service and effective cost control. Our success comes from a responsive management style and a service philosophy based on integrity, competence and compassion.


Highlands Behavioral Health System is an 86 bed freestanding behavioral health hospital offering psychiatric care for adults and adolescents. Centrally located in Littleton, the facility is easily accessible to families throughout the Front Range and just minutes from surrounding communities.

 

We are currently seeking Full-Time and Per-Diem LPNs.

 

JOB DESCRIPTION:  

 

The LPN administers nursing care to designated patients under the direction and supervision of a Registered Nurse.  Performs a variety of direct and indirect patient care duties.

 

JOB RESPONSIBLITIES:          

  • Assists in the delivery of patient care in an acute psychiatric setting for patients experiencing a wide rage of psychiatric conditions.
  • Provides continuous nursing care for patients utilizing the nursing process within the scope of practice.
  • Functions as a medication nurse.
  • Assists the RN to organize and deliver patient care.
  • Documents patient activity and behavior in an accurate, timely and legible manner.
  • Ensures Patients Rights and Confidentiality.
  • Demonstrates qualities that advance high standards of care.
  • Promotes safety by participates in hospital-wide training initiatives.
  • Demonstrates required attendance and reliability.  
  • Maintain a professional appearance and attitude at all times.
  • Promotes safety by attending mandatory inservices and complies with all safety measures initiated by the facility.

 

BENEFITS:

 

Highlands Behavioral Health System offers evening, night and weekend shift differential, an excellent time off plan, medical, dental, vision, employee assistance program, life and long term disability benefits and 401(k) plan for full time and part time employees.

 
Requirements

Graduate from an approved Vocational School of Nursing. Clinical experience in psychiatric nursing preferred. Requires current LPN licensure in the State of Colorado.

 

Highlands Behavioral Health System offers evening, night and weekend shift differential, an excellent time off plan, medical, dental, vision, employee assistance program, life and long term disability benefits and 401(k) plan for full time and part time employees.

 


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