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LPN/LVN - (10654)

Universal Health Services


Location:
KINGWOOD, TX
Date:
11/16/2017
2017-11-162017-12-15
Job Code:
10654
Universal Health Services
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LPN/LVN - (10654)

Facility Name
Kingwood Pines Hospital
Location
KINGWOOD, TX 77339 US (Primary)
Career Area
Nursing
Category
Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)
Job Description

::One of the nation’s largest and most respected hospital companies, Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Steadily growing from a startup to an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, UHS today has annual revenue nearing $10 billion. In 2017, UHS was recognized as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies by Fortune; ranked #276 on the Fortune 500, and listed #275 in Forbes inaugural ranking of America’s Top 500 Public Companies.

Our operating philosophy is as effective today as it was 40 years ago: Build or acquire high quality hospitals in rapidly growing markets, invest in the people and equipment needed to allow each facility to thrive, and become the leading healthcare provider in each community we serve.

Headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, UHS has more than 81,000 employees and through its subsidiaries operates more than 320 acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers in the United States, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and the United Kingdom.

Kingwood Pines Hospital is a 116 bed facility located in the beautiful residential Kingwood community.  We are located about 30 miles northeast of the Houston Medical Center.  The hospital provides 24-hour emergency services.  We serve children, adolescents, and adults for psychiatric and behavioral health.  The hospital also has services in intensive outpatient and partial hospital program services.

www.kingwoodpines.com


Kingwood Pines Hospital is seeking a dynamic and talented Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN). The LVN/LPN provides nursing care for psychiatric, chemical dependency and patients under the direction of a registered nurse; to administer and monitor the effects and side-effects of medications and treatments ordered by a physician; to ensure safety and provide milieu management including crisis intervention. 

Key Responsibilities Include:

  • To provide nursing care under the direction of a registered nurse.
  • To administer medication and medical treatment as prescribed by a physician.
  • To recognize signs and symptoms of chemical dependency disorders and apply/utilize appropriate treatment interventions.
  • To recognize signs and symptoms of mental health disorders and apply/utilize appropriate treatment interventions.
  • To assist with milieu management.
  • To respond to crisis situations.
  • To document nursing care, treatment and patient’s response.
  • To provide health education to patients and families.

This opportunity provides the following:

  • UHS is Challenging and rewarding work environment
  • Growth and development opportunities within UHS and its subsidiaries
  • Competitive Compensation
  • Excellent Medical, Dental, Vision and Prescription Drug Plan
  • 401k plan with company match
  • Generous Paid Time Off and Extended Leave Bank
  • Educational Reimbursement and Assistance
Job Requirements

::Position Requirements:

  • Education: Graduate of an accredited School of Vocational Nursing. Must have completed at least 1 year of an accredited Registered Nurse/Associate Degree Nursing (AND) program or at least 2 years of an accredited Registered Nurse/Bachelor of Science, Nursing (BSN) program
  • Experience:  One year inpatient psychiatric experience.  One year medical/surgical experience preferred.  
  • Licensure:  Current LVN/LPN License
  • Additional Requirements: Must complete and maintain training in CPR and HWC – aggression management, crisis intervention and restraint training. Training may be obtained during first week of employment during new hire orientation.

 

UHS is a registered trademark of UHS of Delaware, Inc., the management company for Universal Health Services, Inc. and a wholly-owned subsidiary of Universal Health Services, Inc. Universal Health Services, Inc. is a holding company and operates through its subsidiaries including its management company, UHS of Delaware, Inc. All healthcare and management operations are conducted by subsidiaries of Universal Health Services, Inc. To the extent any reference to "UHS or UHS facilities" on this website including any statements, articles or other publications contained herein relates to our healthcare or management operations it is referring to Universal Health Services' subsidiaries including UHS of Delaware. Further, the terms "we," "us," "our" or "the company" in such context similarly refer to the operations of Universal Health Services' subsidiaries including UHS of Delaware. Any employment referenced in this website is not with Universal Health Services, Inc. but solely with one of its subsidiaries including but not limited to UHS of Delaware, Inc.

UHS is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity. Please, no phone calls or emails. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at UHS via-email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of UHS. No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by UHS as a result of the referral or through other means.

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