$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.