Job Attributes

Work Schedule/Shift

Not Available

Job ID

5000371132606

Req. No

70026753

Job Title

Licensed Practical Nurse, LPN- Behavioral Health

Region

CHRISTUS Southwestern Louisiana

Category

Nursing & Nursing Support

Division

Not Defined

Company

CHRISTUS Health

Travel

None

Facility

CHRISTUS St. Patrick Hospital-10100

Address

524 Dr Michael DeBakey Dr
Lake Charles, LA  70601
US

Type

Full Time

Apply Now Licensed Practical Nurse, LPN- Behavioral Health Job in Lake Charles

The LPN, Licensed Practical Nurse in Inpatient Behavioral Health is a vital part of an interdisciplinary team utilizing specialized knowledge, judgment and nursing skills in the care of psychiatric patients in accordance with facility and departmental polices and in accordance with standards of nursing practice. This position requires the full understanding and active participation in fulfilling the Mission of CHRISTUS Health Southwest Louisiana Health System, and demonstrating behavior consistent with the Core Values. Our Inpatient Behavioral Health unit at CHRISTUS Health St. Patrick Health System is a 25-bed unit specializing in the care of patients with acute psychiatric problems.

  • Licensed LPN in the state of Louisiana
  • Current BLS
  • Current CPI training or completion within 90 days of employment with annual recertification.
  • Must be able to communicate effectively and professionally with patients, families, and medical staff both verbally and written
  • Knowledge of scope and role of the Licensed Practical Nurse, Mental Health Technician, Patient Care Technician, CNA and Unit Secretary

If you are looking to join a rapidly growing faith-based organization that encourages professional development, we want you to become a part of the CHRISTUS Health St. Patrick Health System family!

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