Ascension Health LPN - Nursing Home - PRN Rotating - Centerville in Centerville, Tennessee

Job ID: 228166

LPN - Nursing Home - PRN Rotating - Centerville

Centerville, Tennessee


Additional Job Information

Title: LPN - Nursing Home

City, State: Centerville,TN

Location: Hickman Community Nursing Home

Department: Skilled Nursing Facility

Additional Job Details: PRN Rotating. Willing cover PTO requests, call-ins, and needed shifts. This position will help with day shift and night shift coverage. Shifts are 0630 - 1900 and 1830 - 0700.

Job Description

Job Summary:

The Nursing Home LPN provides 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.

  • Contribute to Mission effectiveness by promoting the spirit embodied with the Mission Statement: A. Service to the poor - Support the cause of those who lack resources for a reasonable quality of life.B. Reverence - Respect and compassion for the dignity and diversity of life.C. Integrity - Inspiring trust through personal leadership.D. Wisdom - Integrating excellence and stewardship.E. Creativity - Courageous Innovation.F. Dedication - Affirming hope and joy in our ministry.

  • Directly observes, evaluates, records and reports symptoms and changes in condition of resident. All other duties as assigned.

  • Notes and carries out physician and nursing orders. Maintains safety and institutes food preventions

  • Supervised admission of new resident and sees that all permits, authorizations and other forms are completed.



  • Required Credential(s):

  • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

  • One or more of the following:

  • Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse credentialed from the Tennessee Board of Nursing or current home state license for multi-state license recognition "Compact State" obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.


  • High School Diploma or Equivalent

  • Graduate of an accredited practical or vocational nursing program

Work Experience:

  • No experience required

How To Apply

If you have any questions about the application process or require a reasonable accommodation to complete the application, please contact the Ascension candidate care at 1-855-778-6037 between the hours of 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. CST Monday through Friday.

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