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Licensed Practical Nurse - Amber Woods

Licensed Practical Nurse - Amber Woods

Job ID 
2017-3931
Company 
Amber Woods at HarmarVillage Care Center
Location 
US-PA-Cheswick
Posted Date 
10/17/2017
Category 
Nursing
Type 
Regular Part-Time
Education Level 
License
Experience Needed 
1-3 years
Salary Info 
Based on Experience

More information about this job

Overview

LPN needed for Part-Time Position at Innovative Skilled Nursing Facility

 

Part Time - 3rd Shift 

 

Amber Woods is a licensed Personal Care Center, which includes 120 suites and a Center for the Memory Impaired. It's conveniently located off Exit 48 of the Pennsylvania Turnpike and Route 28 — easily accessible from the Allegheny Valley and Pittsburgh.

 

For those who take pride in doing things for themselves, yet need some assistance with daily living, Amber Woods Personal Care Facility is an ideal choice due to the proximity of medical and nursing staff at the HarmarVillage Care Center. Our own nursing staff provides around-the-clock care and assistance in activities of daily living.

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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