Licensed Practical Nurse Float – Full Time (32+ hrs per week)

Job Title: Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Float
Department: Nursing
Schedule: Varies, 32+ hrs per week

Southern Coos Hospital & Health Center (SCHHC) has an opening in for a Full Time (32+ hrs per week) Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Float.  This position will work in the Medical-Surgical Department, Emergency Department, and the Outpatient Clinic according to the hospital needs. The LPN Float provides direct services that meet the patient’s psychosocial and physical care requirements in accordance with Southern Coos Health District standards of care. He/she meets the communication needs of patients and family. The LPN Float provides care, as defined in the Oregon State Board of Nursing scope of practice.  The LPN Float communicates with physicians and team members about changes in patient’s clinical condition, including results of diagnostic studies and patient symptoms. He/she is able to respond quickly and accurately to changes in condition or response to treatment. The LPN Float is able to perform general nursing duties with adequate supervision by an RN. The LPN Float is supervised by the charge nurse who reports to the Nurse Manager.

Educational Requirements/Qualifications:

  • Graduate of an accredited LPN nursing program required
  • Current licensure in Oregon as an LPN required
  • Current BLS required
  • Current ACLS preferred, if not must be obtained within 6 months of hire date
  • Wound Care experience preferred
  • Successful completion of arrhythmia class preferred

This position floats between Med/Surg, ED and the Outpatient Clinic and is eligible for full time benefits.

Resumes are accepted at all times, just e-mail to  Applications are required at time of interview and are available at the front desk of the hospital.  Wed conduct background screening at time of job offer.

Southern Coos Hospital and Health Center is an Equal Opportunity Provider and Employer, Veterans Preference, Smoke-free Campus.