Licensed Practical Nurse (Lpn) - Part-Time

Manor Lake Gainesville Gainesville , GA 30504

Posted 2 months ago

Purpose

To develop, coordinate and implement programs and services for residents with cognitive impairment; to provide a therapeutic environment that maintains each resident's highest level of well being of mind, body and spirit.

Essential Functions

Job Functions

  • Serves as charge nurse during shifts worked, when the Director of Resident Care and Administrator are not in the building.

  • Administering medications per physician's orders.

  • Communicating with physicians related to orders, services and care needs.

  • Following the residents' plans of care as prescribed by the physicians.

  • Documenting residents services, changes of condition, exceptions and incidents, as well as documentation of all follow-up.

  • Assists with developing individualized care plans and interventions.

  • Collaboration with the interdisciplinary team and families to provide care and services.

  • Supervision of certified nurse assistants and direct care aides.

  • Compliance with state regulations and community standards.

  • Collaboration with external professional health service providers.

  • Assists with coordinating the programming of resident care activities.

  • Any other duties as assigned by the Administrator and/or Director of Resident Care.

Qualifications

  • Must possess a current unencumbered LPN license.

  • Must be 21 years of age or older.

  • Knowledgeable of applicable state regulations.

  • Must read, write, speak and understand English.

  • Knowledge and experience in working with older adults.

  • Ability to communicate residents and families.

  • Maintains professional conduct with associates. Supervisory experience desirable.

  • Must have upper body strength adequate to bend, lift, shift, move, and/or assist in moving articles of more than twenty-five pounds.

  • Must be able to squat, reach, stretch without distress, Must be able to tolerate extended periods walking, standing.

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