LPN - Senior Adult Unit

Location: Gloucester, MA
Job ID: 177592-1A
Date Posted: Jul 16, 2022
Category: Nursing

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Job Description

Welcome To

Welcome to Addison Gilbert Hospital, part of Beth Israel Lahey Health. Addison Gilbert Hospital is a full service, 70-bed medical/surgical acute care facility in Gloucester, MA. Founded in 1889, the hospital provides state-of-the-art inpatient and outpatient care to residents of the Cape Ann community in specialties such as radiology, cancer care, primary and pediatric care, cardiology, inpatient geriatric services, and emergency medicine. Addison Gilbert Hospital continues to score among the top hospitals in the nation for patient safety as it is one of only 42 hospitals in the United States to be awarded an “A” grade from The Leapfrog Group – the nation’s leading nonprofit watchdog on hospital quality and safety.

Addison Gilbert Hospital promotes the culture and philosophy which enables employees to give and receive the best of care. You can become a part of the team that achieves this success through our CREATE values of Community, Respect, Excellence, Accountability, Teamwork and Empathy. 

About the Job

Position Summary:               The LPN assists in providing nursing care for behavioral health and substance abuse patients assigned to him/her during the shift.  Is responsible for compliance with all standards, policies and procedures related to the scope of the LPN practice in delivery of patient care under the direction of the RN.  Is responsible for all patient care personally administered during his/her shift.  Promotes team work among co-workers, physicians and other healthcare team members.  Is responsible for the quality of own work and remains flexible in response to change.  Performs all other duties as assigned.

Scheduled Hours

32 hours per week, nights. 

About Us

Beth Israel Lahey Health is dedicated to improving health and wellness and making a difference in the lives of our patients, their families and all members of the communities we serve.  Formed in March 2019, Beth Israel Lahey Health is a patient-centered, integrated care delivery system providing a continuum of services spanning academic, tertiary and community hospitals, dedicated orthopedic and psychiatric hospitals, primary and specialty care, community acute care, ambulatory care, behavioral services and home health.  Beth Israel Lahey Health Performance Network is a unified joint contracting and population health management organization, jointly governed by participating physicians and hospitals.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.

Qualifications

Education/Experience:         1.  Graduate of an accredited LPN nursing program

  1. Previous behavioral health/substance abuse experience preferred
  2. MOAB, CPI, or AVADE training preferred
  3. Multi-skilled training
     

Certification/License:            1.  Current Massachusetts LPN licensure

  1. BLS