Licensed Practical Nurse - Long Term Care

Location
Rochester, New York
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Aug 30, 2017
Closes
Sep 29, 2017
Specialty
LPN / LVN
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Located in North Greece, Edna Tina Wilson offers a unique neighborhood design all on one floor, with a community-based approach to Long Term Care.

SUMMARY

As a Licensed Practical Nurse, you will provide professional patient care to long-term and post-acute care residents. You will direct and monitor the care provided by CNAs and consistently ensure proper documentation and recording is taking place. Your ability to lead is crucial in both the success of the CNAs and the care of the patients.

Edna Tina Wilson is located in North Greece, and is a 120-bed skilled nursing facility that uses an innovative neighborhood design, with resident rooms clustered around the activity center and living and dining areas, to promote more social and interactive living.

STATUS: Part-Time         

LOCATION:  Edna Tina Wilson Living Center

DEPARTMENT:
  • Country/ Mission/ Victorian: These units are each 40 bed units that specialize in pain management, respiratory therapy, IV therapy, peritoneal dialysis services, respite care and hospice care.

SCHEDULE: Days/ Evenings/ Nights/ Every other weekend      

ATTRIBUTES
  • Compassionate, patient focused and dependable team player Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong communication and customer service skills
  • Ability to lead others

RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Patient Care & Service. Promote and restore patients' health by completing the nursing process; collaborate with physicians and multidisciplinary team members; perform various treatment procedures; provide physical, educational and emotional support to patients, friends and families; supervise assigned team members
  • Documentation. Ensure concise, pertinent and complete resident care documentation using computerized medical record process
  • Supports CNA team. Direct the CNA in the timely completion of quality individualized personal care and ensure CNA documentation is accurate and complete
  • Medication Administration & Reporting. Administer medication and give/receive relevant reports, both written and verbal from/to appropriate staff as per departmental protocols

KEYWORDS: Nurse, Licensed Practical Nurse, LPN, Long Term Care, #Nurse

EDUCATION

LICENSES/CERTIFICATIONS LPN - Licensed Practical Nurse - New York State Education Department (NYSED); BLS - Basic Life Support - American Heart Association (AHA)

Rochester Regional Health is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

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