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Licensed Practical Nurse - Ebensburg

Licensed Practical Nurse - Ebensburg

Job ID 
2015-1199
Company 
Cambria Care Center
Location 
US-PA-Ebensburg
Posted Date 
9/18/2017
Category 
Nursing
Type 
Regular Full Time/Part Time/Casual
Education Level 
License
Experience Needed 
1-3 years
Salary Info 
Based on Experience

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Overview

LPN needed for skilled nursing facility

 

Full Time - 1st and 2nd Shifts Available

 

Cambria Care Center is a 301-bed Skilled Nursing Center offering Specialty Care, Rehabilitation Therapies, Ventilator Care, Bariatric Care, access to on-site Dialysis Care, and a Center for Memory Impaired.

Located in Ebensburg, PA, Cambria provides both Skilled and Intermediate care. An outside courtyard provides a relaxing environment for residents and their families and friend.

We retain a caring, accurate, professional and experienced staff. Our people take the time to show they care. Several physicians comprise our medical staff, including general practitioners and specialists.

 

At the center  our  mission is a skilled nursing staff, which seeks an experienced LPN to join its ranks. The LPN will deliver quality care to assigned residents under the direction of a supervising RN, to ensure the physical, medical and emotional needs of residents/patients are met.

Responsibilities

At the center  our  mission is a skilled nursing staff, which seeks an experienced LPN to join its ranks. The LPN will deliver quality care to assigned residents under the direction of a supervising RN, to ensure the physical, medical and emotional needs of residents/patients are met. Additional responsibilities include: 

  • Administering quality skilled nursing, in compliance with care plans, physicians’ orders and personal observations
  • Documenting all aspects of residents’ care accurately, concisely and promptly
  • Administering medication and treatments accurately and appropriately, and observing residents’ responses for documentation in patient files
  • Assisting in the evaluation of nursing care effectiveness, and relaying approved communications to families/caregivers
  • Joining physicians on rounds for assigned residents, communicating observations regarding chronic or a change in conditions
  • Training residents and families on areas of wellness and personal care, as instructed
  • Guiding and teaching Nursing Assistants to ensure safe, quality care for residents
  • Monitoring CNA activities and reporting non-compliance to an RN Supervisor
  • Aiding residents as needed, or as instructed by a physician or RN

Qualifications

LPNs must demonstrate sound judgment, professional knowledge and understanding, and display a positive, cooperative resident-first attitude at all times. Candidates must have a Pennsylvania LPN license or temporary practice permit, with at least one year of experience in long-term care or clinical nursing preferred.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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