• Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

    ID
    2019-1268
    Category
    Health and Wellness
    Position Type
    Full-Time/Part-Time
    Location : City
    East Greenwich
    Location : State/Province
    RI
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    Offering Assisted Living and Memory Support, Anchor Bay at Greenwich, combines convenience with exceptional care. Our community is centrally located in downtown East Greenwich, near Narragansett Bay, close to Goddard State Park. We’re located on quaint Main Street, which is bursting with rich history, picturesque storefronts, and a variety of dining options.

     

    Our state-of the art amenities include a daily check-in system and emergency response in each apartment. Plus, we are staffed 24 hours a day, seven days a week, so our families rest assured that help will be there when your loved one needs it most.

    Now Hiring Full and Part-Time Licensed Practical Nurses (LPN)!

     

    This position is responsible for assessment of resident health status for both new and existing residents and the subsequent development of the care or service plan. Under the direction of the Director, Health and Wellness, this position is responsible for routine communication with direct care staff, medication aides, other nursing staff, the Director, Health and Wellness, and the Administrator about the needs of residents and maintaining compliance with all regulatory standards. Provides ongoing audit and reviews clinical systems to ensure compliance with State regulations and policies.

     

    Full-Time, 1st Shift

    Part-Time, 1 day per week and every other weekend

    Responsibilities:

    • Communicate with Director, Health and Wellness on resident needs on an as needed basis to ensure consistent quality services.
    • Participate in providing hands on care and specific nursing tasks as required and in support of the resident’s care plan.
    • Provide clinical support and training of care staff in support of continuing education requirements for care staff.
    • Assist in transcription of physicians’ orders and the review of new physicians’ orders.
    • Maintain the proper certifications required by local and state licensing agencies which include on-going in-service trainings, accreditations, specific coursework and certifications.
    • Foster teamwork with co-workers, show initiative in overcoming obstacles, take actions which assist others beyond job responsibilities, and have a positive impact on co-workers, and visitors.
    • Seek out and perform other duties as assigned or needed.

    Requirements:

    • Must have compassion for and desire to work with seniors!
    • High School Diploma or equivalent.
    • Valid State Nursing License as a Staff Nurse (LPN). Certifications as required by state.
    • Must have 1 year of experience as a nurse or caregiver preferably in an Assisted Living or Memory Care community. Supervisory experience of 6 months or more in a health-related field.
    • Must be able to read physician orders and match to Medication Administration Records for residents. Understanding of medical terminology adequate to pass medications and communicate with medical professionals.
    • Effective written and verbal communication with all residents, families and visitors
    • Experience with Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel. Understanding of human resource rules.
    • Must be able to pass a criminal background check and drug test.

    Apply with your resume and cover letter TODAY to schedule your interview for this exciting opportunity!

     

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