Licensed Practical Nurse
Employment Type: Full-Time
Beautiful new Assisted Living Community seeking experienced LPN to work 12 hour shifts, part and full time available.Summary:Coordinates and administers the service plan to meet the health needs of the residents and promote wellness. Supervises and delegates care to caregivers within scope of practice.Essential Duties and Responsibilities: include, but are not limited to:* Provide educational opportunities related to health issues of interest to the Residents.* Role model geriatric care techniques to staff and educate as needed.* Assist the Resident Care Director with the implementation of the self-administered medication management program.Collaborate with pharmacy to ensure accurate medication management program.* Assist in completion of required documentation to meet federal and state guidelines.* Assist with the development of a service plan for each Resident and ensure follow through and revision as needed.* Collaborate and maintain routine communications with families and Residents.* Monitor written staff documentation, including daily documentation sheets, communication book and self-administeredmedication sheets for assurance and completeness.* Participate in meetings to discuss needs and requirements of each Resident and take appropriate action as needed anddirected to promote quality Resident care.* Supervise staff, including orientation of new staff, assignment of tasks, ongoing instruction and guidance.* Assure that Residents physical, emotional and spiritual needs are met. Work is to be of high quality and performed in apleasant manner.Qualifications:State issued Nursing license. Experience in working with older adults. Good assessment and communication skills. Dementia Experience highly preferred.I have read and understand the responsibilities of this position. I possess the qualifications indicated and am able to carry out the identified responsibilities with or without reasonable accommodation.