Nursing - Unit Manager (LPN) - IN, La Porte - Job

Golden Living Centers  -  La Porte, Indiana 46350
6/10/2020 7:58:59 AM
JOB ID: 2983940 Specialty: Nursing

   

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Unit Manager (LPN)

Position Unit Manager (LPN)
Description

GENERAL PURPOSE

Responsible for the independent supervision of the delivery of care to a group of residents in a Nursing unit under the direction of an RN

ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES

* Develop an individualized plan of care in collaboration with the resident or responsible party and interdisciplinary care team by documenting problems, statements, goals, and approaches in collaboration with other members of the interdisciplinary care team
* Implement plan of care consistently, effectively and cost-efficiently with focus on resident-centered outcomes
* Utilize all appropriate, available resources for counseling and discharge planning
* Under the direction of an RN, supervise other professional staff in the day-to-day delivery of resident care
* Monitor resident activity and provide nursing care as appropriate including charting and recordkeeping
* Maintain an updated knowledge base in pharmacology. Apply adult learning principles when educating individuals, family members or responsible party regarding the resident's medication regimen
* Recognize normal and abnormal lab values and communicate the same in an appropriate manner to the physician, and other interdisciplinary team members as appropriate

Position Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS

* Current Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in state of practice required
* Minimum one (1) year supervisory experience
* Recent clinical experience, education, or specialty skills specific to geriatrics
* Must be capable of maintaining regular attendance

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES, AND BEHAVIORS

* Basic computer knowledge and ability with an aptitude to learn company software
* 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 other employees at all levels.

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 00256 - Fountainview Terrace
Full-Time/Part-Time Full-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.
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La Porte, IN
La Porte, Indiana


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