LPN – Medical Surgical (Weekend Package, Nights)

Monroe County Hospital & Clinics is a trusted provider of high quality, local health care. At Monroe County Hospital & Clinics, we strive to be a premier employer, known for our strong commitment to high employee satisfaction scores while offering competitive salary and benefit packages. Monroe County Hospital & Clinics employs 190 team members and is proud to be called a Top Workplace by the Des Moines Register six years in a row! In 2021, Monroe County Hospital & Clinics was ranked #3 for overall employee engagement in the middle sized organizations category and was named #1 Top Workplace in the category of “Most Clued in Senior Management.”

 

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Job Schedule

Full-time: Nights, 7:00 p.m. – 7:30 a.m. (36 hours/week)

A weekend package pay differential is included with this position.  Applicants have the option to work 5 out of every 6 weekends or 48 out of 52 weekends.  The 5 out of 6 weekend option is paid at 140% of base pay.  The 48 out of 52 weekend option is paid at 150% of base pay.  This position also includes shift differential, which is an additional $4/hour for hours worked overnight.

Job Description

Monroe County Hospital & Clinics is seeking a full-time Weekend Package Licensed Practical Nurse to join our Medical Surgical team.

Primary duties for this position include:

  • Performs direct patient care and administers and documents medications and treatments within the scope of an LPN license.
  • Documents patient observations including safety needs and effective interventions.
  • Answers call lights in a timely and courteous manner.
  • Properly follows universal precautions and Infection Prevention guidelines.
  • Assists in providing patient education and discharge planning.
  • Provides concise, factual report of patient condition to next nursing shift prior to leaving unit, utilizing bedside shift report.
  • Regular and reliable attendance.
  • Ongoing compliance with MCHC educational and training requirements.
  • Adheres to the MCHC mission, vision, values, and Standards of Behavior.
  • Maintains patient and hospital confidentiality.
  • Promotes and maintains positive relationships with patients, visitors, coworkers, and providers.
  • Actively participates in department huddles, in-services, meetings, and educational opportunities.
  • Follows all departmental policies and procedures and adheres to departmental budget.
Job Requirements
  • Graduate of an accredited school of practical nursing.
  • Current and unrestricted licensure as an LPN by the Iowa Board of Nursing.
  • BLS and mandatory reporting certified or within 90 days of hire.
  • Overall attention to detail, organizational ability, and ability to prioritize.
  • The ability to work in teams and communicate accurately and clearly.
  • Computer experience using Microsoft Office Excel, Word and Outlook.
  • Proficient in English in order to communicate with patients, families, and other caregivers.
  • COVID vaccine required unless an approved exemption is received.
Preferred Education and Experience
  • Experience in hospital or clinic setting.

 

Monroe County Hospital & Clinics offers an excellent benefits package including but not limited to:

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • Health Savings Account
  • Flexible Spending Accounts and Dependent Care Accounts
  • Guardian Voluntary Insurance Plans
  • Life Insurance
  • IPERS
  • Generous PTO Package

Pre-employment drug screening and DCI checks required. E.O.E

Location

Monroe County Hospital & Clinics, 6580 165th St Albia, IA 52531
Phone: (641) 932-1756 | Fax: (641) 932-1704 | Web: www.mchalbia.com