Licensed Practical Nurse - LPN - sign on bonus

Location
West Reading, Pennsylvania
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Feb 05, 2018
Closes
Feb 17, 2018
Specialty
LPN / LVN
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Part Time
HCR ManorCare provides a range of services, including skilled nursing care, assisted living, post-acute medical and rehabilitation care, hospice care, home health care and rehabilitation therapy.

The Licensed Practical Nurse - LPN is responsible for supervising nursing personnel to deliver nursing care and within scope of practice coordinates care delivery, which will ensure that patient s needs are met in accordance with professional standards of practice through physician orders, center policies and procedures, and federal, state and local guidelines. This LPN position is a staff position that has direct care responsibilities as well as supervisor responsibility for nursing assistants. We are looking for clinicians who would like to combine their love for people and strong work ethic with the opportunities to advance their career.

In return for your expertise, you'll enjoy excellent training, industry-leading benefits and unlimited opportunities to learn and grow. Be a part of the team leading the nation in healthcare.

568 - ManorCare Health Services - West Reading North, West Reading, Pennsylvania

One year prior nursing experience preferred.

Job Specific Details:

 

Job Summary

Supervises nursing personnel to deliver nursing care and within scope of practice coordinates care delivery, which will ensure that patient?s needs are met in accordance with professional standards of practice through physician orders, center policies and procedures, and federal, state and local guidelines. Currently licensed as an LPN/LVN or RN.

Essential Job Functions

Every effort has been made to make your job description as complete as possible. However, it in no way states or implies that these are the only duties you will be required to perform. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or is a logical assignment to the position.

Residents Rights

? Knows and respects patient rights

? Ensures protected health information is kept confidential

? Reports complaints made by patients to supervisor

? Reports allegations of patient abuse, neglect and/or misappropriation of patient property

Safety and Sanitation

? Follows established safety policies and procedures

? Observes safety needs of patients as indicated in care plan

? Wears and/or uses safety equipment and supplies when indicated and properly trained to use

? Demonstrates job-specific knowledge of fire and disaster preparedness during drills or actual situations

Staff Development

? Attends and participates in scheduled in-service training, educational classes and meetings to maintain current certification as applicable and as managed by regulatory agencies and company policies.

? Participates in QAA program

? Attends and participates in Circle of Care classes

General Nursing Care Responsibilities

? Demonstrates knowledge and appropriate use of the HCR Infection Control Manual.

? Understands, participates and assists in implementing the Q.A.A.

? Utilizes the Quality Life Practice Guide Manual for identification, placement

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