CHRISTUS Health is a reputable, faith-based healthcare organization, dedicated to extending the healing ministry of Jesus Christ through providing compassionate, high-quality healthcare services to our communities. At CHRISTUS we value what everyone brings to our faith-based mission of healing and our commitment to quality health care.
Under the direction of a Registered Nurse, utilizes specialized knowledge, judgment and nursing skills in the care of patients in accordance with facility and departmental polices and in accordance with standards of nursing practice.
·Graduate of an Licensed Practical Nurse or Licensed Vocational Nurse program
·Excellent written and verbal communication skills
· Knowledge of scope and role of the Licensed Practical Nurse, Nursing Assistant, CNA and Unit Secretary.
C. Licenses, Registrations, or Certifications
·American Heart Association Basic Life Support
· Current LPN license from the state of Louisiana
Competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance.
Retirement savings plans (401k).
Professional development and continuing education opportunities.
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.