Licensed Practical Nurse- Float Pool

Full Time, 12 Hour Shifts, Every Other Weekend Off, Flexible Schedule

Float Pool Pay: $25/ Hour

Available Shifts:

Day Shift: 7 a.m. – 7 p.m.

Night Shift: 7 p.m. – 7 a.m.

About NHC Farragut’s Float Pool: Float Pool partners are required to work at NHC Farragut Healthcare, NHC Place Farragut Assisted Living, and NHC Farragut Cavette Hill. Orientation to all campuses must be completed before accepting a shift. Float Pool partners will work a pre-established schedule at the Float Pool Manager’s discretion.

Position Summary: Responsible for maintaining clinical competency as evidenced by application of integrated nursing knowledge and skills, leadership and communication skills. Utilizes the nursing process in assessment, planning and implementing care. Exhibits organizational ability related to workflow, prioritizing to meet the patient care needs. Integrates current standards of practice as well as local, state, and federal regulations related to nursing services in the care of patients. Practices continuous quality improvement thinking and problem-solving skills

Licensure: Graduate of a nursing program accredited by the State. Maintains a current unencumbered license and can practice in the state of Tennessee.

Experience: Two years of LPN experience required.

About NHC Farragut: NHC Place, Farragut was opened in 1998. We service a wide range of patients from those who need assisted living, to those who need a short stay for rehabilitation. Today we have 100 beds in our Health Care Center to accommodate our patients. Patients will receive a range of specialized health care services based on their personal needs. NHC Place, Farragut is recognized as an innovator in the delivery of quality long-term care. Our approach to healthcare is centered on the individual needs of each patient. Compassion is our primary focus so that families feel at ease knowing their loved ones are in the hands of people who care about their well-being. We work hard to ensure the best possible care for every patient. In our Assisted Living Center, residents can continue to live an enjoyable lifestyle in this elegant, comfortable environment in their own spacious apartments. Our 84 apartments, six different floor plans and your own decor make this space truly home. NHC Place, Farragut is now offering Memory Care Assisted Living in our new 60–bed center. Our compassionate, dementia-trained team of dedicated staff members provides ability-centered activities with personal, everyday assistance.

Licensed Practical Nurses participating in NHC Farragut’s Float Pool agree to work at NHC Farragut Healthcare, NHC Place Farragut Assisted Living, and NHC Farragut Cavette Hill. They will support the mission of NHC by exemplifying “The Better Way” through leadership and demeanor. As well as represent the center in a positive manner both in the medical community and in the community as a whole.

Prerequisites/Eligibility and Follow-up Requirements:

  • Graduate of an accredited nursing program
  • Maintains a current unencumbered nursing license and can practice in the State of Tennessee
  • Experience: Two years of LPN experience required
  • All facility pre-employment requisites (i.e., background, references) must be met
  • Employee is responsible for completing all mandatory facility and nursing educational competency requirements
  • Orientation to all campuses must be completed before accepting a shift
  • Adhere to all facility and nursing policies
  • Skills will be evaluated and/or assessed within 30 days of hire

Job Knowledge and Capabilities:

  • Licensed Practical Nurses are responsible for maintaining clinical competency as evidenced by application of integrated nursing knowledge and skills, leadership and communication skills.
  • Utilizes the nursing process in assessment, planning and implementing care.
  • Exhibits organizational ability related to workflow, prioritizing to meet the patient care needs
  • Integrates current standards of practice as well as local, state, and federal regulations related to nursing services in the care of patients.
  • Practices continuous quality improvement thinking and problem-solving skills.
  • Other Duties as Assigned.

Scheduling and Other Staffing Issues:

  • NHC Farragut Float Pool partners are required to work at NHC Farragut Healthcare, NHC Place Farragut Assisted Living, and NHC Farragut Cavette Hill.
  • Must work a pre-established schedule