STATEMENT OF POLICY
A key focus of Centura's overall business strategy is talent development. Centura is committed to providing the tools and processes that will enable associates to plan their careers. The preferred practice is to post available positions on the Centura Health Career Website allowing visibility to job opportunities at Centura.
Associates are eligible to apply for an open position if they are:
1. Active in their current position for at least six months or have manager and HR approval to be released early;
2. Ratings meet expectations or higher on their PFD review;
3. No written warning or Performance Improvement Plan (PIP) within the last six months unless their manager receives approval from HR; and
4. Continuous sustained improvement is demonstrated.
Centura's general practice is to post available positions on the Career Website for a minimum of three business days (HR reserves the right to close a posting based on the number of applications received within the three business days). The position may be posted internally and externally simultaneously. The organization reserves the right to post internally only before posting externally.
JOB DESCRIPTION/JOB POSTING ID: 98682
Performs patient observation, collects data related to patient care, administers medication, treatment and procedures, implements the plan of nursing care and communicates findings to the RN according to policies and procedures while maintaining standards identified in the Colorado Nurse Practice Act. Assumes responsibility and accountability for facilitating, communicating and collaborating with the healthcare team to identify and meet the physical, psychosocial, functional, and emotional needs of the patients. Assume personal accountability for organizational mission, core and SHARE values.
Minimum Education Requirements
High School Diploma or GED Graduate of an accredited Licensed Practical Nursing program
Minimum Experience Requirements
1 year experience as LPN preferred
Current state LPN license for applicable state of employment Basic Life Support from the American Heart Association
Important notification to applicants as of Nov. 20, 2014: Effective Jan. 1, 2015, Centura Health will no longer hire tobacco users in Colorado and Kansas. The change to our policy does not apply to associates hired on or before Dec. 31, 2014. Centura Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V.