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Full-time, Part-time
Water Valley, MS 38965
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Job Description

Yalobusha ​​​​​​Nursing Home

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for daily nursing operations.
  • Prepares equipment and assists physicians if applicable.
  • Observes resident’s reactions to medications and treatments.
  • Observes, records, and reports changes in residents’ condition to supervisor and attending physician.
  • Provides education to residents and families regarding care.
  • Implements and maintains policies and procedures.
  • Ensures that safe work practices are utilized.
  • Ensures proper infection control techniques are utilized.
  • Reports accurately to oncoming shift Charge Nurse regarding change in resident status and follow-up needs.
  • Participates in care planning process and ensures the Nursing component is implemented.
  • Ensures the rights of residents are respected; coordinates with other departments and ensures residents are taken to activities, etc.
  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor.
  • Maintains effective communication with residents, families and facility staff.

Qualifications:

  • Has a current license by the State Board of Nursing as an LPN.
  • Must have the ability to lead.
  • Ability to perform a variety of duties characterized by frequent change, as work schedule will change on a daily basis.
  • Capable of working to prescribed nursing standards.
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills; has an interest to perform a service.

Company Description

Yalobusha Health Services is a Mississippi community health care system located in the heart of the Tri-Lakes area. The hospital serves Yalobusha County and the surrounding area. Yalobusha Health Services has a 26 bed Hospital, 122 bed Nursing Home and 5 medical Clinics, that employs over 300 professionals who provide nurturing care to those needing all types of medical services. Skilled, nurturing care is the pride of Yalobusha Health Services. The physicians, nurse practitioners, and other medical professionals will work in partnership with you to meet your healthcare needs.

Yalobusha Health Services prides itself on our 50-year history of providing neighborly care to our community. Patients and visitors are greeted with smiles and are often on a first name basis with our staff. We want our patients to feel like family - a member of our Yalobusha Health Services family.

At Yalobusha General, "Neighbors Caring for Neighbors" is not just our motto, It is our mission!
Posting ID: 671625576 Posted: 2021-11-29 Job Title: Licensed Practical Nurse