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The COVID-19 pandemic has increased feelings of fear and anxiety amongst an already vulnerable population. There is no better time than now to work in a career field where you can directly support one another during a time of mental health crisis. We have taken increased precautions since the beginning of the pandemic and is a COVID safe facility. Join our nursing team today and create a lasting positive impact on the well-being of our community!
We are actively seeking LPNs to join our excellent nurse team! River Place Behavioral Health, a service of Ochsner Health System, provides state-of-the-art psychiatric care for adults who are struggling with depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, and other mental health concerns. Conveniently located in LaPlace, Louisiana, just 20 minutes west of New Orleans and 40 minutes east of Baton Rouge. Among its many features, this historic community along the banks of the Mississippi River in Saint John the Baptist Parish offers the serenity and seclusion that are conducive to healing.
River Place Behavioral Health provides a comprehensive package of benefits for our nurses.Current benefits include:
We have full and part-time staff LPN positions available for the day (7:00 AM - 7:30 PM) and night (7:00 PM - 7:30 AM) shifts. Shifts are 12-hours, 3 days per week with shift differentials available. All full-time LPNs rotate weekend shifts.
TRAINING AND ORIENTATION
River Place is committed to training and safety. All new-hire LPNs attend general orientation for one week, which includes classroom training, EPIC training, BLS, and Handle with Care training. After general orientation, the nurse begins a clinical orientation with a nurse preceptor which lasts for several shifts. Additional preceptor shifts available as needed
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS OF THE LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE: