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  • Licensed Practical Nurse - Kittanning

    Posted Date 1 month ago(12/21/2018 12:12 PM)
    Job ID
    2018-4263
    Company
    Kittanning Care Center
    Location
    US-PA-Kittanning
    Category
    Nursing
    Type
    Regular Part-Time
    Education Level
    License
    Experience Needed
    Less than 1 year
    Salary Info
    Based on Experience
  • Overview

    KITTANNING1NOW HIRING LPNs/GPNs

     

    Our professional staff takes the time to show they care.

     

    Kittanning Care Center, conveniently located off Route 422 three miles east of Kittanning Borough, is a 120-bed Skilled Nursing Center, including a 42-bed Center for the Memory Impaired, and Specialty Care in Wound Management.

     

    Shift Schedule for the Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

    • Full Time and Part Time - 2nd and 3rd shift available

     

    Benefits of the Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

    • Competitive compensation 
    • Paid Time Off
    • Training provided
    • Low-cost individual benefits for high deductible medical insurance plan
    • Free parking in facility lot
    • Employee meals at a reduced cost
    • Free uniforms
    • We pay for boards!

     

    Responsibilities

    Responsibilities of the Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

    • Provide care to patients in our 120-bed Skilled Nursing Facility including a 26-bed center for the memory impaired and specialty care in wound management
    • Administering quality skilled nursing, in compliance with care plans, physicians’ orders and personal observations
    • 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

    Qualifications

    Requirements of the Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

    • Valid LPN License or temporary practice permit in PA
    • Must demonstrate sound judgment, professional knowledge and understanding, and display a positive, cooperative resident-first attitude at all times.
    • Prior experience in a Skilled Nursing, LTC or Med-Surge is preferred, but not required
    • Candidates must pass criminal background check and drug screen

     

     

     

     

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