Licensed Practice Nurse (Lpn)

Westminster At Lake Ridge Lake Ridge , VA 22192

Posted 2 weeks ago

Westminster at Lake Ridge is a premier Continuing Care Retirement Community serving older adults in three levels of service: Independent Living, Assisted Living and a Health Center. Our team of roughly 270 total employees serves a population of over 400 total residents on 62 acres that back up to the Occoquan reservoir.

This is a great opportunity to join a mission-oriented organization and engaged leadership team that strives to make a difference in the lives of others.

We are currently seeking a compassionate LPN to join our Nursing Center for all shifts on an On Call/Part-Time (less than 20 hours per week) basis plus every other weekend. We rely on our LPN's to provide quality nursing care to our residents.

Duties include:

  • Administer medication and treatment to residents as prescribed by care team.

  • Fills physician orders on a daily basis.

  • Understands and participates in resident care treatment plans to include medication, therapy and testing.

  • Maintains the resident's chart with updated information and ensures data is accurate.

  • Notifies physician and family members of any significant changes in resident's health or care plan status.

  • Maintains all medication inventory, ensuring appropriate amount is on hand and expiry dates are regularly checked. Narcotic count is conducted at the beginning and end of each shift.

  • Creates and distributes resident care and staff reports to the DON and appropriate staff.

  • Acts as a leader and manager of assigned position, ensuring productivity, efficiency and accuracy of work delivered.

  • Ensures all nurses are properly trained to perform duties and are attending all mandatory training and meetings.

  • Monitors staffing needs and reports any requirements in a timely manner.

Qualifications:

  • At least one (1) year long term care nursing experience

  • An active/current Licensed Practical Nurse license in Virginia

  • Must have advanced knowledge in field of practice

  • Must be knowledgeable of practices and procedures as well as the laws, regulations and guidelines

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