Licensed Practical Nurse - Complex & Long Term Care

Location
Newark, New York
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Aug 30, 2017
Closes
Sep 29, 2017
Specialty
LPN / LVN
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Located next to Newark-Wayne Community Hospital, DeMay Living Center offers a serene, community-based approach to Long Term Care and also offers high-acuity complex and neurobehavioral 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.

STATUS:   Full Time / Part Time / Per Diem           

LOCATION: DeMay Living Center 

DEPARTMENT:
  • Bilz (Subacute)
  • Moore Place (Neurobehavioral)
  • Schulz (Ortho Rehab)
  • Vantassel (Dementia Care)
  • Wolf (Long Term Care)

SCHEDULE: Days / Evenings / Nights / Weekends / Holidays

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: Licensed Practical Nurse, LPN, Long Term Care, LTC, Complex Care, DeMay, Newark, #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

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