As a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN), are you looking for a way to lead others and educate them while showing compassion to residents in Assisted Living and Memory Care? Are you looking for a community where those you care for and those you work with truly value you? If so, we would love for you to apply!
Elk Run senior care in Evergreen, CO, is currently hiring a Full-Time, Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN), to work at our campus. You would be responsible for providing compassionate care to our residents, support the mission vision and goals of Elk Run and be a leader among the nursing team. Our campus provides care for seniors in an Assisted Living community. For your commitment and dedication, you will be eligible for a $2,500 Retention Bonus.
Director of Nursing responsibilities:
Work closely with QMAP's and Caregivers providing care to residents.
Assure that staff understands and follows resident care procedures.
Conduct QMAP and Caregiver training and work with Executive Director to schedule ongoing training.
Conduct move-in assessments for applicants and communicates with families.
Create annual Caregiver performance review and take disciplinary action when necessary.
Document medical and clinical updates for residents on service sheets.
Ensure the administration of medication is in compliance with the SHD regulations and facility policies and procedures.
Prepare and send physician orders, work with physicians to get them returned promptly.
Communicate with physicians regarding changes, problems or unusual activity of residents.
Chart progress notes, doctors' orders and medication changes in ElderMark system
Coordinate monitoring of vitals, weight, blood pressure, access for special needs.
Foster and enforce compliance with state regulations and facility policies and procedures.
Perform additional tasks as needed.
Director of Nursing requirements:
Must have a current Colorado LPN license and be in good standing.
Previous geriatric care is preferred, but not required.
Must be available to work on-call when needed.
Strong computer skills.
Ability to work in a fast paced environment.
Elk Run offers a competitive salary and benefits package including Health, Dental, Life Insurance along with Paid Time Off, Paid Holidays, Retirement Package with employer match and more.
Please apply today or if you prefer to apply in person, please come to our campus at 31383 Frost Way, Evergreen, CO 80439.
Elk Run is an affiliate of Cassia, a healthcare leader comprised of Augustana Care and Elim Care communities and services. We are a not for profit leader in offering a full continuum of services for seniors and have locations in Colorado, North Dakota, Iowa, Minnesota and Florida.
Cassia, an affiliation between Augustana Care and Elim Care, is a Christian mission organization with over 200 years of combined experience caring for those in need. We strive to inspire residents to live the lives that are most fulfilling to them. We take pride in the longevity of our management team and invite you to apply to learn more!
Augustana Care is an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran
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