The Staff Nurse LPN is responsible for the nursing functions of the Senior Services programs. Through the direction of the supervisor this nursing position will provide skilled nursing services in the home and clinic settings for senior services programs.
Employment Status: Full-Time
Typical Hours of Employment: Monday - Friday 8a-5p with an on-call rotation
Employment Location: Topeka, KS
Required Application Materials: Online Application
Current unrestricted State of Kansas License to practice as a Licensed Practical Nurse; Valid Kansas Drivers License. At least one year of experience as an LPN, preferably in home or community health; Must be able to relate well with seniors and their families; Experience working in an interdisciplinary team setting is desired; Computer literate. Must possess valid Kansas Driver�s License, in force automobile liability insurance and maintain a Motor Vehicle Record (MVR) that meets organization�s insurability standard as defined by Midland policy.
Continuously (75 - 100% of time) performs a variety of tasks that involve standing, walking, sitting, stooping, and kneeling. Must be able to stand and walk continuously (75 - 100% of time). Must be able to stand for up to 7 hours at a time to accommodate needs necessary to facilitate clients and program schedule. May have to lift up to fifty pounds maximum less than 25% of the time; May be required to push materials, equipment or furniture less than 10% of the time. The capacity to drive and the availability of a car is preferred.
Individual must wear appropriate attire all of the time and spends most time inside. Will need to travel to participant homes on occasion where conditions may be adverse due to weather, environment, or participant lifestyle.