Licensed Practical Nurse - Short Term Rehab

Location
Rochester, New York
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Aug 30, 2017
Closes
Sep 29, 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Located behind Unity Hospital, the McCormick Transitional Care Center offers a fast paced acute environment for rehabilitative care, with a hospital like setting.

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.

STATUS:  Full-Time             

LOCATION: Park Ridge Living Center        

DEPARTMENT: McCormick Transitional Care Center

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: L.P.N., Licensed Practical Nurse, LPN, Long Term Care, Short Term Rehab, Park Ridge Living Center, Rehab, Wegman Family Cottages, McCormick Transitional Care Center, TCC, Unity, Park Ridge, PRLC, #Nurse

EDUCATION

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

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