Licensed Practical Nurse - Dementia / Memory Care

Location
Newark, New York
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Feb 02, 2018
Closes
Mar 02, 2018
Specialty
LPN / LVN
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
DeMay Living Center is proud to announce receiving a 5-Star Quality Rating from the Centers of Medicare and Medicaid Services! Located next to Newark-Wayne Community Hospital, DeMay offers a serene, community-based approach to Long Term Care and also offers high-acuity Complex, Orthopedic and Neurobehavioral care. Congratulations to our dedicated and hardworking Nursing and Nursing Support staff who help make DeMay such a great facility.

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:   Part Time

LOCATION: DeMay Living Center 

DEPARTMENT: Vantassel | 40-bed Dementia/Memory Care unit

SCHEDULE: Nights / Every Other Weekend / Every Other HolidayATTRIBUTES
  • 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 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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