Licensed Practical Nurse - Unity Living Center - 1K SIGN-ON

Location
Rochester, New York
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Mar 05, 2018
Closes
Apr 04, 2018
Specialty
LPN / LVN
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We are NOW offering a $1000 Sign-On BONUS for Full time LPNs and $500 for Part Time LPNs!

Position Summary:
Provides professional patient care to long term and post acute care residents. Directs care provided to residents by CNAs

Key Responsibilities:
·Responsible for timely, accurate medication administration of assigned team and concurrent required documentation.
·Performs treatments and documents progress of same as per physician orders and facility protocol.
·Assures concise, pertinent and complete resident care documentation using computerized medical record process. Assures the initiation of appropriate care pathway tools.
·Directs CNA assigned to the team in the timely completion of quality individualized personal care in compliance with resident's individual care plans. Ensures CNA documentation is accurate and complete.
·Responsible for receiving/giving relevant reports, both written and verbal from/to appropriate staff as per departmental protocols.
·Contacts physicians, transcribes orders and follows up with appropriate action to institute orders in timely manner.
·Assures proper monitoring of residents and relevant condition status are reported to charge nurse/supervisor and/or physicians in a timely manner.
·Completes pre-reviews of medication administration records as per facility protocols.
·Completes required MDS documentation and all related observations in a timely manner.
·Supports CNA team through assisting in direct ADL care of residents.

Minimum Qualifications:
·Graduate from an accredited School of Practical Nursing.
·1 year experience preferred.

Required Licensure / Certification Skills:
·Current licensure in the State of New York.

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

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