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Licensed Practical Nurse -LPN- FT

Job Reference: JIH02880901
Date Posted: 16 August 2019
Employer: Garden Spot Communities
Location: Lancaster , Pennsylvania
Sector: Nursing
Contract Type: Full-Time
Closing Date: 09 September 2019

Job Description

Location: US-PA-New Holland
Type: Full-Time
Shift: 2nd Shift

Overview

Work with purpose in community! Garden Spot Village is a beautiful facility; that offers private and skilled care to residents. With a person-centered philosophy, our residents are definitely our extended family! We offer excellent benefits, tuition reimbursement and amazing growth opportunities.

HOURS

Combination of 2 Days/ 6 Evenings

11:00pm-7:30am 3rd Shift

Responsibilities

  • Communicate pertinent information during between shifts to ensure continuity of resident care.
  • Identify safety hazards and initiate corrective action immediately.
  • Participate in facility education programs.
  • Provide supervision to Nursing Assistant providing direct resident care.
  • Administer and document direct resident care, medications and treatments per physicians' orders and accurately record all care provided.
  • Notify physician, when necessary, of changes in residents' conditions, weight, medication errors, medication not available, abnormal laboratory/X-ray results and any other unusual observations.
  • Participate in development of resident interdisciplinary care plans and subsequent implementation.
  • Count narcotics, check emergency kit and exchange keys.
  • Supervise the application and removal of all restraints and devices used to position and enable residents to function as independently as possible.
  • Will be responsible to provide activities for residents in their household, conducting programs, visits and activities geared to the interest and abilities of their elders. They will document activity participation and responses in Caretracker.

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Qualifications

  • Licensed by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania as a Licensed Practical Nurse, under the Practical Nurse Law (63 P. S. ยงยง651-667.8), or Registered by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania as a licensed registered nurse.
  • Must rotate shifts as needed and work weekends as scheduled.
  • Must have excellent customer service skills and the ability to interact and respond appropriately to resident, families, physician and all other visitors/customers on the unit.
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