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AdventHealth Careers for VeteransLicensed Practical Nurse - Ortho/Spine
Denver, CO

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All the benefits and perks you need for you and your family:

  • Benefits from Day One

  • Paid Days Off from Day One

  • Student Loan Repayment Program

  • Career Development

  • Sign-on bonus eligibility!

Our promise to you:

Joining AdventHealth is about being part of something bigger. It’s about belonging to a community that believes in the wholeness of each person, and serves to uplift others in body, mind, and spirit. AdventHealth is a place where you can thrive professionally, and grow spiritually, by Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ. Where you will be valued for who you are and the unique experiences you bring to our purpose-minded team. All while understanding that together we are even better.

Schedule: Full-time Shift: Day


The role you'll contribute:

Performs patient observation, data collection related to patient care, administers medication, treatment, and procedures, implements the plan of nursing care, and communicates findings to the supervising RN. Assumes responsibility and accountability for facilitating, communicating, and collaborating with the healthcare team to identify and meet the physical, emotional, and spiritual needs of the patients. Promotes the optimal health, well-being, and safety of the patient through use of the nursing process and in accordance with patient care standards, guidelines, and the State Nurse Practice Act. Demonstrates personal accountability for relationship-based care, organizational mission, and core values.

The value you'll bring to the team:

  • Reassess patient’s physical, psychosocial, cultural and spiritual needs through observation, interview, review of medical records and clinical data collection. Evaluates patient’s response and intervenes to ensure optimal patient outcome. Reports appropriate patient findings to the supervising RN.

  • Contribute to/and implement patient plan of care and observe outcomes in accordance with standards and in collaboration with the interdisciplinary team.

  • Demonstrate competency in a variety of therapeutic/diagnostic interventions including IV’s, incision/wound care, medication administration, catheterization, and specimen.

  • Promote, advocate, and collaborate to protect the health, safety, and rights of each patient.

  • Provide patient/family education through reassessment of patient/family learning readiness, needs, and ability. Provide teaching and evaluate effectiveness of teaching.

  • Recognize the patient or designee as a full partner in providing compassionate and coordinated care, with respect for the patient’s preferences, values, and needs.


The expertise and experiences you’ll need to succeed:


  • High School Diploma/ GED- Required

  • Knowledge in nursing and person-centered care concepts.

  • LPN License to practice in Colorado.

  • Current Basic Life Support (BLS) Source: American Heart Association.


  • IV Therapy

  • Current state IV certification up hire or within three months of hire/transfer.

  • Previous patient care experience

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances. The salary range reflects the anticipated base pay range for this position. Individual compensation is determined based on skills, experience and other relevant factors within this pay range. The minimums and maximums for each position may vary based on geographical location.

Category: Nursing

Organization: AdventHealth Porter

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: 3 - Night

Req ID: 23026470

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule: Full-time

    Pay Range: $20.66 - $34.15

  • Location: Denver, CO

  • Job ID: 23026470

  • Job Family: Nursing

  • Shift: 3 - Night

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