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LPN Staff Nurse / Licensed Practical Nurse

Responsibilities:

  • Communicate with Director, Health and Wellness on resident needs on an as needed basis to ensure consistent quality services.
  • Participate in providing hands on care and specific nursing tasks as required and in support of the resident's care plan.
  • Provide clinical support and training of care staff in support of continuing education requirements for care staff.
  • Assist in transcription of physicians' orders and the review of new physicians' orders.
  • Maintain the proper certifications required by local and state licensing agencies which include on-going in-service trainings, accreditations, specific coursework and certifications.
  • Foster teamwork with co-workers, show initiative in overcoming obstacles, take actions which assist others beyond job responsibilities, and have a positive impact on co-workers, and visitors.
  • Seek out and perform other duties as assigned or needed.

Qualifications

  • Must have compassion for and desire to work with seniors!
  • High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • Valid State Nursing License as a Staff Nurse (RN or LPN). Certifications as required by state.
  • Must have 1 year of experience as a nurse or caregiver preferably in an Assisted Living or Memory Care community. Supervisory experience of 6 months or more in a health-related field.
  • Must be able to read physician orders and match to Medication Administration Records for residents. Understanding of medical terminology adequate to pass medications and communicate with medical professionals.
  • Effective written and verbal communication with all residents, families and visitors
  • Experience with Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel. Understanding of human resource rules.
  • Must be able to pass a criminal background check and drug test.

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LPN Staff Nurse / Licensed Practical Nurse

eleganceliving
Louisville, KY
Full Time

Published on 12/29/2021

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