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Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

ID 
2017-11565
Posted Date 
11/13/2017
Category 
Nursing
Days/Hours 
1st Shift
Type 
Part-Time
Location  
US-OH-Avon

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Overview

Rose Senior Living - Avon seeks a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) to join its team.  Rose Senior Living - Avon is developed and owned by Edward Rose & Sons, known for creating amenity-rich communities where people can appreciate comfortable and affordable living in beautiful settings.  Partnering with Edward Rose & Sons is Ecumen, a not-for-profit organization that has grown to be one of the most innovative leaders in senior housing and services, empowering individuals to live richer and fuller lives.  The Avon, Ohio location consists of 175 units:  72 independent living rental apartment homes, 65 assisted living rental apartment homes and 38 residences for seniors requiring memory care services.

 

Available Position: Part time, 1st shift

Responsibilities

The Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) is responsible for providing nursing care to residents, including medications and treatment administration, documentation, and other therapeutic interventions under the direction of the Director of Nursing/Clinical Director. Provides direction to nursing assistants, resident assistants, trained medication assistants, and other clinical staff on unit/shift.
  
 

Essential Job Responsibilities:

 

  1. Provides nursing care to residents within the scope of practice of a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN).

  2. Responsible for coordination and direction of resident care. Coordinates care and services with other departments/providers from the time of admission to discharge.

  3. Assists Registered Nurse with completion of assessments, documentation, and data collection within scope of practice and acting timely on findings.

  4. Administers medications and completes treatments as ordered. Observes and monitors resident’s condition and reports changes as appropriate. Ensures that all physicians’ orders are signed and implemented within specified time frames.

  5. Maintains safety of all residents and employees. Responds appropriately to safety hazards and reports any issues to the appropriate person. Ensures that all staff follows the infection control policy and procedure.

  6. Maintains a clean, sanitary, safe and efficiently organized work area.

Qualifications

Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

Minimum Required Qualifications:

 

  • Degree from an accredited school of nursing for the Licensed Practical Nurse program
  • Current LPN licensure in the state in which they are working
  • Up to 2 years’ experience as LPN
  • Ability to communicate effectively in both written and verbal formats
  • Basic computer skills
  • Ability to follow all safety rules, regulations, policies and procedures of the facility including but not limited to: Vulnerable Adult and Abuse Policy, HIPAA, Resident’s Bill of Rights, Universal Precaution, AWAIR, OSHA, Right to know, SDS, ADA, HUD Policy and Procedures, Fair Housing laws and regulations

 

Preferred Qualifications:

 

  • Previous experience providing senior care / healthcare setting

Equal Opportunity Employer

Ecumen is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, familial status, disability or veteran status.

 

We participate in E-Verify and pre-employment drug testing.