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  • Licensed Practical Nurse

    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(11/6/2018 10:08 AM)
    Job ID
    2018-5119
    Company
    Riverside Care Center
    Location
    US-PA-McKeesport
    Category
    Nursing
    Type
    Regular Full Time/Part Time/Casual
    Education Level
    Vocational
    Experience Needed
    Less than 1 year
    Salary Info
    Based on experience.
  • Overview

    Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)/ Graduate Practical Nurse (GPN)

     

    Riverside Care Center is currently seeking Licensed Practical Nurses (LPN)/ Graduate Practical Nurses (GPN) for full time and  part time positions.  A current LPN/GPN license is required.

     

    Benefits of working for Riverside Care Center

    • Competitive compensation with a new experience based wage scale
    • Low patient to nurse ratio
    • Training provided
    • Low-cost individual benefits for high deductible medical insurance plan
    • Free parking in facility lot
    • Employee meals at a reduced cost
    • Tuition reimbursement after 1 year of employment (for classes being taken currently)
    • Free uniforms

    Responsibilities

    While, often, no two days are the same, daily responsibilities of Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)/ Graduate Practical Nurse (GPN) will center on the needs of patients and 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

    Qualifications

    Applicants must be able to demonstrate a strong ability to quickly assess patient situations, and respond to emergent needs effectively and professionally.

     

     

     

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