Licensed Practical Nurse

Prestige Healthcare Blountville , TN 37617

Posted 4 weeks ago

$2000.00 Sign On Bonus is being offered at Greystone Healthcare to Full-Time LPN's , in the Tri-Cities, Johnson City, Kingsport, Bristol, TN and VA area. We have 12 hour shifts 6AM-6PM and 6PM-6AM. You may apply on-line or stop by the facility for an interview. Don't miss out on this excellent opportunity to join a GREAT team of Employees.

  • Documents the resident's condition and nursing needs.

  • Accurately and promptly implements physicians' orders.

  • Assigns nursing care to team members in accordance with the resident's needs and the person's capabilities and qualifications.

  • Supervises, directs and evaluates junior staff members and CNAs.

  • Administers medications and performs treatments for assigned residents, and documents that treatment as required by Company, and local, state and federal rules and regulations.

  • Participates in orientation and in-service training for personnel.

  • Assists physicians with special tests and procedures within the scope of state specified Nursing Practice Act.

  • Ensures that supplies are utilized economically and that equipment is clean and maintained in a safe manner.

  • Reports and records pertinent observations and reactions regarding residents.

  • Coordinates nursing care of residents when scheduled for therapy or procedures by other departments.

  • Assists with or institutes emergency measures for sudden adverse developments in residents.

  • Interviews applicants and recommends hires. Participates in counseling, disciplinary action and termination of staff, to extent permitted by state practice act.

  • Supervises nursing unit, which includes scheduling and directing the nursing staff to extent permitted by state practice act.

  • Performs other tasks as assigned.

  • Promotes interpersonal relationships and develops staff morale

  • Assures that inventory and supplies are maintained on the unit and communicates need for housekeeping, maintenance or dietary assistance.

  • Ability to communicate effectively with residents and their family members, and at all levels of the organization.

  • Ability to react decisively and quickly in emergency situations.

  • Knowledge of training techniques for clinical staff.

  • Ability to maintain confidentiality.

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