Nursing - Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - Petersburg - IN, Petersburg - Job

Golden Living Centers  -  Petersburg, Indiana 47567
1/23/2020 8:11:16 AM
JOB ID: 2828615 Specialty: Nursing

   

DOWNLOAD PDF

 

Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - Petersburg

Position Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)
Description

As a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) at Golden LivingCenters, you will ensure that our patients get the care they need and that we have the necessary resources to provide it. Your hard work and meaningful efforts will help us to continue providing the highest quality healthcare possible. You will have a direct impact on the quality of care that our patients receive and will do what it takes to provide the highest quality care. Your outcome-focused work will leave you feeling empowered at the end of each day because you'll know you've made a difference in the lives of our patients.

We are seeking qualified candidates who have experience in this field and are ready to go to any length to get our patients and facilities the support they need. That's because you believe in our mission here at Golden LivingCenters.

GENERAL PURPOSE

Provides nursing care to residents under the direction of a Supervisor and as prescribed by the physician and in accordance with standards of nursing practices and regulations; and as may be directed by a Supervisor.

ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES

* Supervise under the direction of a Supervisor, other professional and non-professional staff in the day-to-day delivery of resident care. Assist in scheduling job assignments and developing nursing unit priorities under the direction of a Supervisor. May assist in orientating new staff and participating in the recruitment and selection of nursing staff. Communicate non-nursing practice policies, and assist and coach as needed. Monitor work assignments, provide feedback, and assist a Supervisor in evaluating performance, and redirect and discipline as needed
* Prepare and review medical records and nurses' notes under the direction of a Supervisor, and assess Residents to evaluate their physical and emotional status. Monitor resident activity and provide nursing care as directed by a Supervisor, and according to the Physician's orders, care plans, established standards and facility policies. Coordinate and assist or prepare for new admissions, transfers, and discharge of residents as directed by a Supervisor. Transcribe physician's telephone orders. Communicate with Residents, family members, other interdisciplinary team members, and management
* Prepare and administer medications under the direction of a Supervisor and as ordered by the physician in accordance with nursing standards and facility policies. Sign, dates and perform all charting and recordkeeping in accordance with established policies and procedures
* Assist a Supervisor as directed and participate in developing and implementing a written care plan for individual residents that addresses the needs of the resident

CODE OF CONDUCT

Must adhere to the Company's Code of Conduct and Business Ethics policy including documentation and reporting responsibilities

Position Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS

* High school diploma or equivalent
* Must hold and maintain a current license to practice as a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)
* Must hold and maintain a current CPR certification. Licensed nursing staff are required to obtain their CPR certification within 90 days of hire.
* Related work experience, preferred
* Must be capable of maintaining regular attendance

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES & BEHAVIORS

* Demonstrate working knowledge of infection control principles and practices
* Must be able to maintain confidentiality regarding patient and company proprietary information
* Must have the ability to relate professionally and positively and work cooperatively with patients, families, and other employees at all levels
* Must possess computer skills of the types and at a level necessary to accomplish the job

PHYSICAL AND SENSORY REQUIREMENTS

Medium work involves lifting no more than 50 pounds at a time with frequent lifting or carrying of objects weighing up to 25 pounds

COMPANY PROFILE

At Golden LivingCenters, we share our passion for improving quality of life through innovative healthcare, one person, one family, and one community at a time. Each of our 23 Indiana Living Centers is held to the highest clinical standards and is staffed by caring, experienced professionals. We strive to hire and retain personnel of ability, character, and dedication by providing good working conditions, training and leadership, and personal growth opportunities.

Location 00098 - Petersburg
Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time and/or Part-Time
Shift Various Shifts
Category Nursing
EOE Statement We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.
137383 91 286802 2828615 1 0 https://recruiting.myapps.paychex.com/appone/Branding/ReqTemplate/BrowseAllJobsbyState.asp 332111 10916 3




Position: Full-Time and/or Part-Time
Shift:

Petersburg, IN
Petersburg, Indiana


APPLY TO THIS JOB Jobs