Stoneridge Retirement Living Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - 1st Shift Full Time in Myerstown, Pennsylvania
Full-time LPN (1st Shift) Position Available
StoneRidge Retirement Living, a leading non-profit Christian Retirement Community, is seeking caring, dedicated Team Members for our nursing staff. We have a position available for a dayshift LPN, 32 hours a week. Candidates will be required to work every other weekend and every other holiday. The ideal candidate will have either prior experience in a long term care setting or experience working on a short term rehabilitation unit.
We offer an outstanding benefits package including 100% company paid employee medical benefits for full time positions, a 401k retirement plan, and a competitive wage structure.
A licensed nurse who is qualified to provide basic nursing duties. Coordinates and communicates as a resident advocate to the physician. Oversees the nurse aides of all resident care. Demonstrates good communication skills with resident families.
Major Responsibilities, Duties, Functions, and Tasks of the Position
Perform responsibilities in accordance with the Pennsylvania State Board of Nursing Standards of Nursing Conduct Assist with physician rounds/notifications as needed and comply with protocols for transcription of orders and end of month paperwork Supervise and evaluate all direct resident care provided and initiate action as necessary. Instruct nursing assistants in proper implementation and monitoring compliance of policies and procedures to assure quality standards of resident care. Monitor resident condition changes and implement appropriate corrective actions, including notification to appropriate resident contacts. Implement and update resident plans of care Respond appropriately during emergency situations and provide instruction to nursing assistants. Completes the admission or discharge of residents Perform the responsibilities of the CNA’s, as needed. Counsel supervised staff and consult with supervisor regarding disciplinary actions Immediately report resident related care concerns about treatment or abuse to the Department Supervisor as well as the Executive Director of the facility Interact with Team Members, Residents, and Guests in a courteous and professional manner Be accountable for all information in the Team Member Handbook Maintain confidentiality of resident, Team Member, family and facility information Understand and upholds Resident Rights Follow each Residents Plan of Care Follow oral and written instructions for all duties assigned and performed in an effective, timely and professional manner Complete assigned tasks in accordance with organization, facility, and department procedures Demonstrate the ability to work both independently and as part of a team Use supplies in an efficient and cost effective manner Ensure equipment is treated with proper care and is used only for the purposes and in accordance for which it was designed to be used for Follow facility reporting guidelines for any equipment that is not functioning properly or is need of repair Use Infection control practices, including Standard Precautions, to prevent the spread of diseases Maintain cleanliness of work area Perform preventative and corrective maintenance tasks, as directed Complete all documentation per facility protocol and Standards of Practice Follow all IT protocols, including submission of Sysaids, for all technology related issues Answer call bells and assist as able
StoneRidge Retirement Living
7 West Park Ave.
Myerstown, PA 17067