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Licensed Practical Nurse

Washington State

This is a Contract position in Lakewood, WA posted April 23, 2021.

Description**DSHS WSH Licensed Practical Nurse 2Western State Hospital (WSH) is seeking a highly motivated LPN. You will experience the rewarding feeling of being alongside a dedicated team that shares your same passion for being committed to success.****Some of what you’ll do: ** *** Assist with the rehabilitation of patients and residents according to the treatment plan* Promote a better understanding of hospital policies* Attend to the general care of patients and residents, provide emotional and physical comfort and safety, and maintain an attractive and comfortable environment* Participate in education programs and treatment team conferences* Care for patients/residents with communicable diseases including necessary sterilization and observation of aseptic techniques* Observe, record, and report the general condition of patients/residents* Participate in providing a therapeutic environment through acceptance of patients and residents behavior, and guidance toward more rational behavior**What we’re looking for: *** Proven ability to discern and apply practical nursing principles and concepts* Strong written and verbal communication skills* Demonstrated ability to perform and interpret basic physical and treatment techniques* Detail-oriented reporting and ability to relay clear, accurate information****Who should apply?****LPNs with a current Washington State license to practice as a Licensed Practical Nurse.For questions about the application process, contact Anthony Distefano at distear@dshs.wa.gov and reference job number 02718Supplemental InformationPrior to a new hire, a background check including criminal record history may be conducted. Information from the background check will not necessarily preclude employment but will be considered in determining the applicant’s suitability and competence to perform in the job. This announcement may be used to fill multiple vacancies. Employees driving on state business must have a valid driver’s license. Employees driving a privately owned vehicle on state business must have liability insurance on the privately owned vehicle.Washington State Department of Social and Health Services is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in any area of employment, its programs or services on the basis of age, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity/expression, marital status, race, creed, color, national origin, religion or beliefs, political affiliation, military status, honorably discharged veteran, Vietnam Era, recently separated or other protect­ed veteran status, the presence of any sensory, mental, physical disability or the use of a trained dog guide or service animal by a person with a disability, equal pay or genetic information. Persons requiring accommodation in the application process or this job announcement in an alternative format may contact the Recruiter at (360) 725-5810. Applicants who are deaf or hard of hearing may call through Washington Relay Service by dialing 7-1-1 or 1-800-833-6384.E-Verify® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security*Salary:* $4,286.00 – $5,630.00 Monthly*Location:* Pierce County – Lakewood, WA*Job Type:* Full Time – Permanent*Department:* Dept. of Social and Health Services*Job Number:* 2021-02718*Closing:* 4/15/2021 11:59 PM Pacific*Agency:* State of Washington*Address:* View Job Posting for Agency Information View Job Posting for Location, Washington, 98504*Phone:* View Posting for Agency Contact*Website:* http://www.careers.wa.gov

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