Licensed Practical Nurse LPN
Company: Orchard Valley Health & Rehabilitation Center
Posted on: November 24, 2022
LPN POSITION DESCRIPTION: As a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)
you are responsible for staff assignment and provide overall
supervision of resident care in accordance with established
policies and procedures and as may be directed by the RN
Supervisor, Director of Nurses or Administrator, to assure that the
highest degree of quality resident care can be maintained at all
times. LPN QUALIFICATIONS Graduate of an accredited school of
nursing or an approved Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) program with
a current Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) licensure in the state in
Possess leadership ability and the willingness to work with and
supervise professional and nonprofessional personnel.
Ability to read, write and speak the English language. LPN GENERAL
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES LPN CLINICAL Complete all Licensed
Practical Nurse (LPN) required record keeping forms/charts upon the
resident's admission, discharge, transfer, etc. File in the
resident's chart and/or forward it to the appropriate
Prepare/administer medications as ordered by the physician.
Admit, transfer and discharge a resident. Assist in arranging
transportation and packing as necessary.
Administer professional services such as catheterization, tube
feeding, suction, applying and changing dressings/bandages, packs,
colostomy, and drainage bags, taking blood, sputum, and urine
specimens, care of the dead/dying, etc., as established by the
facility's policies and procedures. LPN SUPERVISION As a Licensed
Practical Nurse (LPN) you will work with the facility's consultants
as necessary and implement recommended changes as directed by the
RN Supervisor of the Director of Nurses.
Investigate complaints and grievances and make necessary
oral/written reports to the RN Supervisor or Director of
Give/receive nursing reports upon reporting in and ending shift
Check all residents daily to assure that prescribed treatment is
being properly administered by nursing personnel/assistants and to
evaluate their physical and emotional status.
Keep the RN Supervisor informed about the status of residents,
staff, and related matters. LPN CONSUMER SERVICE Presents a
professional image to consumers through dress, behavior, and
Adheres to Company standards for resolving consumer concerns.
Ensures that all consumer/resident rights are protected. LPN
BENEFITS · 401K (Matching up to 2%)· Annual Performance Evaluations
· Perfect Attendance Bonus · Retention Bonus · Paid Time Off ·
Daily Pay Option · Health Insurance · Dental Insurance · Vision
Insurance · Disability Insurance · Life Insurance · Electronic
Documentation · Employee Appreciation Events
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