Golden Living GLC - Nurse Supervisor LPN - Willow Springs in Indianapolis, Indiana

GLC - Nurse Supervisor LPN - Willow Springs

Position GLC - Nurse Supervisor LPN LVN

Req Number NUR-18-00448

Division Golden LivingCenters

Description

JOB ADVERTISEMENT

WEEKENDS ONLY

As a Nurse Supervisor LPN LVN at Golden LivingCenters, you will ensure that our patients get the care they need and that we have the necessary resources to provide it. Your hard work and meaningful efforts will help us to continue providing the highest quality healthcare possible. You will have direct impact on the quality of care that our patients receive and will do what it takes to provide the highest quality care. Your outcome-focused work will leave you feeling empowered at the end of each day because you'll know you've made a difference in the lives of our patients.

GENERAL PURPOSE

The LPN/LVN Nursing Coordinator assists the Registered Nurse with oversight of routine functions of an assigned nursing unit to include functioning as a Charge Nurse and ensuring the delivery of nursing care to residents, as assigned and supervised by an RN, as prescribed by the physician and in accordance with standards of nursing practice and regulations.

ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES

  • Assist in scheduling job assignments and developing nursing unit priorities as assigned and supervised by an RN. Monitor work assignments, provide feedback, and assist an RN in reviewing the day-to-day delivery of resident care. Advise the R.N. of care delivery and staff performance concerns as needed

  • Participate, under the direction of an RN who establishes and directs nursing care, in the interviewing and hiring of nursing assistant applicants. Under the direction of an RN, review certain non-nursing practice performance of nursing assistant employees, to include the effective recommendation of suspension and termination

  • Prepare and review medical records and nurses' notes under the direction of an RN and participate in the on-going observations of residents to determine their physical and emotional status. Monitor resident activity and provide nursing care as directed by an RN, according to the physician's orders, care plans, established standards and facility policies. Coordinate and assist or prepare for new admissions, transfers, and discharge of residents as directed by an RN. Transcribe physician's telephone orders and review with an R.N. Communicate with residents, family members, other interdisciplinary team members, and management

  • Prepare and administer medications under the direction of an RN and as ordered by the physician in accordance with nursing standards and facility policies. Sign, dates and perform all charting and recordkeeping in accordance with established policies and procedures

  • Understands, complies with, and promotes all rules regarding residents' rights

  • Assist RN as directed and participate in implementing a written care plan for individual residents that addresses the needs of the residents

  • Attend and participate in training, assist an RN in implementing orientation programs and job skills training within the scope of practice for the licensed practical nurse; maintain professional competence

  • Monitor environment and care practices of nursing personnel as directed by an RN to ensure compliance with established safety, fire and disaster, infection control and all other departmental policies and procedures are followed; and to ensure cleanliness and safety of work and treatment areas

CODE OF CONDUCT

  • Must adhere to the Company's Code of Conduct and Business Ethics policy including documentation and reporting responsibilities

Position Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Must be a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) or Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) in good standing and currently licensed by the State

  • Completion of secondary education or otherwise show ability to read and write in a legible and understandable manner

  • Related work experience is preferred

  • Must be capable of maintaining regular attendance

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES & BEHAVIORS

  • Must be able to maintain confidentiality regarding patient and company proprietary information

  • Must be able to relate positively and favorably to residents, families and other employees at all levels

PHYSICAL AND SENSORY REQUIREMENTS

  • Mobility, reaching, bending, lifting, grasping, fingering, fine hand coordination, ability to talk and hear; ability to read and write; ability to communicate with personnel, ability to remain calm under stress. Ability to adequately lift, support and bodily manipulate the weight of a patient.

COMPANY PROFILE

Golden Living and AseraCare Hospice are committed to enhancing the lives of the patients we care for. Here, you'll find some of the best professionals in healthcare working together to provide the highest level of care to every patient and resident we serve. And, we're able to offer career opportunities that fit almost anyone's background or level of experience. From where you work to how you work to everything in between, we're confident that at Golden Living and AseraCare Hospice, you'll find exactly what you're looking for in your career.

Location92 GL - WILLOW SPRINGS

Facility NameGLC - Willow Springs

City State and ZipIndianapolis, IN 46260

Location 00092

Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time

Shift Various Shifts

Category Nursing

Open Date 4/16/2018

EOE Statement We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

This position is currently accepting applications.