LPN-Younker Rehab-Methodist

    UnityPoint Health
    1200 Pleasant St, Des Moines, IA 50309
    Similar jobs pay $20.48 - $28.08

    Job Description

    ***Sign-On Bonus Offered!!***

    Younker Rehabilitation is a 23-bed Acute Rehabilitation Facility - a Rehabilitation hospital within Iowa Methodist Medical Center. Younker Rehabilitation is committed to helping patients improve their ability to function and become as independent as possible and return to community living. We specialize in spinal cord injury, brain injury, stroke, limb loss, and complex medical condition rehabilitation.


    Recognized as a valuable member of the Rehabilitation team, the LPN practices under the supervision of the Rehabilitation Registered Nurse and assists patients in adapting to an altered lifestyle, while providing a therapeutic environment for patients and their families. Actions are team oriented to successfully provided patient/family care and high level of satisfaction, through evidence- based practice. Maintains a practice environment that reflects the ANA Code for Nurses, Philosophy of Nursing at UnityPoint Health with in the structure of the Professional Nurse Practice Model and in collaboration with other care givers.


    Education: Graduate of accredited licensed practical nursing program

    Experience: Preferred experience in skilled nursing or long term care

    Qualifications: Current licensure in good standing to practice as a Licensed Practical Nurse in Iowa. Must possess and maintain current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification or obtain certification within three (3) months from date of hire.

    Department of Labor Level III (Medium) Work. Candidates must successfully complete a post-offer, pre-employment strength and agility test at Medium Level of Work.

    Posting ID: 555273778Posted: 2020-06-03