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    Licensed Practical Nurse/LPN

    Avamere
    Tacoma, WA 98401
    Full-time, Part-time
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    Job Description

    Job Description

    Overview $7,500 Sign on Bonus!! (full-time only) HEROES WORK HERE: We are seeking Healthcare Heroes to work in our dedicated COVID-19 Recovery Unit In addition to base pay, we are offering HERO PAY ($40/shift) to recognize the hard work and dedication of our Healthcare team! WE OFFER: Competitive Wages Tuition Reimbursement Growth Opportunities Referral Bonuses Annual Wage Increases Licensed Practical Nurse/LPN Full-time Day, Evening & Night Shifts Available Option of 8 or 12-hour shifts PRN Opportunities Available Avamere Transitional Care of Puget Sound 630 S Pearl Street Tacoma, WA 98465 (253)-671-7300 The primary responsibility of this position is to provide direct nursing care to the residents, and to supervise the day-to-day nursing activities performed by nursing assistants. Responsibilities/Qualifications/Skillset Responsibilities * Complete required record keeping in regards to your role in admitting, transferring and discharging residents. * Coordinate with nursing staff and support personnel daily to plan the shifts' services, programs and activities to ensure the resident's total regimen of care is maintained. * Prepare and administer medications and review medication cards for completeness and accuracy. * Review resident care plans for appropriate resident goals, problems, approaches and revisions based on nursing needs. * Plan, organize, develop, implement and interpret programs, goals, objectives, policies and procedures that are necessary for providing quality care. * Provide leadership to nursing personnel and make daily rounds of your unit to ensure staff is providing direct care in accordance with resident's care plan and wishes. * Develop and maintain rapport with nursing staff, other department personnel, residents, family members, and all other individuals involved in resident's care. * Participate in facility surveys by authorized government agencies. Qualifications * Must possess a nursing degree from an accredited college or university. * Must possess a current, unencumbered, active license to practice as an LPN in this state. * Knowledgeable of nursing and medical practices and procedures, as well as laws, regulations and guidelines that pertain to nursing care facilities. * Must chart nurses' notes in an informative and descriptive manner that reflects the care provided to the resident and resident's response to care. * Experience with Electronic Medical Records and computer documentation systems. * Maintain confidentiality of all resident care information in accordance with HIPAA guidelines. Perks * Tuition assistance * Mentorship opportunities * Employee assistance program featuring discounts on gym memberships, financial coaching, counseling services, and more * Generous employee referral program * Paid time off * 401K retirement plan * Flexible spending accounts * Comprehensive benefits package with medical coverage, voluntary dental, vision, and life insurance, short-term disability, and AD&D coverage Facility Information People come to Avamere Transitional Care of Puget Sound for first-class healing amongst beautiful surroundings - both in and outside the building. Their services include: skilled nursing, rehabilitation, long-term care, and respite care. This 60-bed skilled nursing community features a gym surrounded by glass for an open feel and a 24-hour bistro open to employees. Work with seniors in a resort-like setting at Avamere Transitional Care of Puget Sound. Get to know more about Avamere Transitional Care of Puget Sound their blog and Facebook.
    Posting ID: 564280484Posted: 2020-10-19