Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Full Time - 12 Hour Shifts

    StoneRidge Retirement
    Carlisle, PA
    Similar jobs pay $25.37 - $32.84

    Job Description

    Church of God Home

    801 N. Hanover St.

    Carlise, PA 17013

    Shift Details:
    7:00 am-7:00 pm

    7:00 pm-7:00 am

    3:00 am- 3:00 pm

    3:00 pm- 3:00 am

    Job Summary

    A licensed nurse who is qualified to provide basic nursing duties. Coordinates and communicates as a resident advocate to the physician. Oversees the nurse aides of all resident care. Demonstrates good communication skills with resident families.

    Major Responsibilities, Duties, Functions, and Tasks of the Position
    • Perform responsibilities in accordance with the Pennsylvania State Board of Nursing Standards of Nursing Conduct
    • Assist with physician rounds/notifications as needed and comply with protocols for transcription of orders and end of month paperwork
    • Supervise and evaluate all direct resident care provided and initiate action as necessary.
    • Instruct nursing assistants in proper implementation and monitoring compliance of policies and procedures to assure quality standards of resident care.
    • Monitor resident condition changes and implement appropriate corrective actions, including notification to appropriate resident contacts.
    • Implement and update resident plans of care
    • Respond appropriately during emergency situations and provide instruction to nursing assistants.
    • Completes the admission or discharge of residents
    • Perform the responsibilities of the CNA's, as needed.
    • Counsel supervised staff and consult with supervisor regarding disciplinary actions
    • Immediately report resident related care concerns about treatment or abuse to the Department Supervisor as well as the Executive Director of the facility
    • Interact with Team Members, Residents, and Guests in a courteous and professional manner
    • Be accountable for all information in the Team Member Handbook
    • Maintain confidentiality of resident, Team Member, family and facility information
    • Understand and upholds Resident Rights
    • Follow each Residents Plan of Care
    • Follow oral and written instructions for all duties assigned and performed in an effective, timely and professional manner
    • Complete assigned tasks in accordance with organization, facility, and department procedures
    • Demonstrate the ability to work both independently and as part of a team
    • Use supplies in an efficient and cost effective manner
    • Ensure equipment is treated with proper care and is used only for the purposes and in accordance for which it was designed to be used for
    • Follow facility reporting guidelines for any equipment that is not functioning properly or is need of repair
    • Use Infection control practices, including Standard Precautions, to prevent the spread of diseases
    • Maintain cleanliness of work area
    • Perform preventative and corrective maintenance tasks, as directed
    • Complete all documentation per facility protocol and Standards of Practice
    • Follow all IT protocols, including submission of Sysaids, for all technology related issues
    • Answer call bells and assist as able
    Posting ID: 556635573Posted: 2020-05-21