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State of Massachusetts Licensed Practical Nurse II in Westfield, Massachusetts

Western Massachusetts Hospital is a 100 bed Joint Commission Accredited hospital that specializes in providing in-patient services to individuals in need of ventilator\respiratory, end of life care, neuromuscular, Alzheimer’s and chronic care. We are looking for an energetic Licensed Practical Nurse to work part-time (32 hours) on the evening shift (3p-11:30p) to provide health care to patients of an acute long-term care hospital. You must have at least one year of full-time or equivalent part-time experience as an LPN in a recognized hospital, clinic or medical facility. Successful candidates should possess a current and valid license as a practical nurse under the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Nursingand current certification in American Heart Association BLS for Healthcare Providers (CPR & AED). Generous benefits for full and part time employees include:

  • Vacation*

  • Personal*

  • Holiday**

  • sick leave*

  • Health insurance

  • Tuition Remission

*Vacation, sick, personal and holiday time are prorated. Consider joining our dynamic team of health care professionals in a work environment a that provides high staff to patient ratio and delivers high quality care to all patients on all units. Enjoy the opportunity to provide quality services in a long-term care setting where familiar faces are the norm rather than the exception.

Must be able to work 40 hours for 7 days of orientation, 7:00-3:30, followed by 3-5 weeks full-time ( 40 hrs) on the shift for which you were hired.

_Pre-Offer Process:_

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  • A criminal background check will be completed on the recommended candidate as required by the regulations set forth by the Executive Office of Health and Human Services prior to the candidate being hired. For more information, please visithttp://www.mass.gov/hhs/cori

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  • Education, licensure and certifications will be verified in accordance with the Human Resources Division’s Hiring Guidelines

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Education and license/certification information provided by the selected candidate(s) is subject to the Massachusetts Public Records Law and may be published on the Commonwealth’s website.

For questions, please contact Human Resources at 413-784-9339.

First consideration will be given to those applicants that apply within the first 14 days

MINIMUM ENTRANCE REQUIREMENTS

Applicants must have at least one year of paraprofessional experience in the field of nursing as a licensed practical nurse.

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: Possession of a current and valid license as a practical nurse under the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Nursing.

An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Females, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.

Job: *Medical Services

Organization: *Department of Public Health

Title: Licensed Practical Nurse II

Location: Massachusetts-Westfield-91 East Mountain Rd

Requisition ID: 1900047C

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