Wellness Nurse / LPN

Sunrise Senior Living Fairfield , CT 06430

Posted 4 months ago

Job ID
2019-99166

JOB OVERVIEW

"It makes me feel good knowing that we make the residents' lives better. We laugh with them, cry with them, sing and dance with them we brighten their day. Working here is an unbelievable privilege and it will be something I carry with me for the rest of my life!"- Sunrise Team Member

At Sunrise, our Wellness Nurse is responsible for our overall well being of our residents.

RESPONSIBILITIES & QUALIFICATIONS

Responsibilities:
- Assisting in training and monitoring of medication care administration- Communication with resident support services and families- Maintaining clinical quality assurance while leading and demonstrating the Mission for Sunrise Senior Living, "to champion the quality of life for all seniors" in accordance with federal, state and local standards and Sunrise Senior Living policies to promote the highest degree of quality care and services to our residents

Qualifications:
- Graduate of approved college or school of nursing- Maintains a current state license as a professional Registered Nurse (RN) or Licensed Practical Nurse/Licensed Vocational Nurse (LPN/LVN)- Minimum of one (1) year experience in home health, assisted living, hospital or long term care environment- Demonstrated knowledge of nursing practices, techniques and methods applied to heath and wellness resident care; federal and state and local regulations- Demonstrated knowledge of good assessment skills- Ability to handle multiple priorities- Possess written and verbal skills for effective communication and the ability to teach and guide team members to provide quality clinical care- Competent in organizational, time management skills- Demonstrates good judgment, problem solving and decision making skills- Proficiency in computer skills, Microsoft Office (Windows, Outlook, Excel) with the ability to learn new applications

Sunrise maintains a drug-free work environment and all offers of employment with Sunrise are conditioned on submitting to and successfully completing and passing a drug and alcohol test.

ABOUT SUNRISE

Sunrise Senior Living has championed quality of life in senior care for more than 30 years. We believe team members are our greatest resource and are looking for people who share our commitment to provide quality care for seniors and their families.

It's no surprise that many of the world's leading experts in Senior Living entrust their career to Sunrise. At Sunrise, you will Make a Difference Every DayWe are passionate about our mission to champion quality of life for all seniors. We deliver high-quality care with a personal touch and encourage our residents to enjoy life to the fullest.

Be Part of a Uniquely Supportive CommunityThe care-focused environment we create for residents extends to our team members. We offer programs, rewards, and benefits to help you live your best.

Ignite Your PotentialWe believe potential has no limits. We offer best-in-class leadership development programs designed to grow our leaders.

We are committed to helping our team members achieve their career goals. Apply today to learn why Sunrise Senior Living is a certified Great Place to Work



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Wellness Nurse / LPN

Sunrise Senior Living