Posting ID : A1068531270
Date Posted : 2015-08-19
Category : Healthcare
LPN needed for assisted living nursing facility
Part Time - 3rd Shift
Amber Hills, an assisted living facility, is the perfect choice for those who want to maintain optimum independence yet have 24/7 access to personal and medical care. Our own nursing staff provides around-the-clock care and assistance in activities of daily living. Amber Hills is located within the Cambria Care Center.
Amber Hills at Cambria Care Center offers 30 well-appointed assisted living apartments with a variety of comfortable layouts. Each assisted living apartment has an emergency response system, color TV with cable, wall-to-wall carpeting, and individually controlled heat and air conditioning. A well-appointed dining room and lounge provide opportunities for relaxing with guests. For those who take pride in doing things for themselves, yet need some assistance with daily living, Amber Hills is an ideal choice due to the proximity of medical and nursing staff at the Cambria Care Center. Our own nursing staff provides around-the-clock care and assistance in activities of daily living.
Amber Hills also offers a secure Center for the Memory Impaired with 29 personal care studios. The center is specially designed and staffed to accommodate and care for those with Alzheimer's disease or other forms of dementia. Our environment is secure, self-contained and comfortable. Our staff is specifically trained to work with memory impaired individuals.
At the center our mission is an assisted living nursing staff, which seeks an experienced LPN to join its ranks. The LPN will deliver quality care to assigned residents under the direction of a supervising RN, to ensure the physical, medical and emotional needs of residents/patients are met.
At the center our mission is an assisted living nursing staff, which seeks an experienced LPN to join its ranks. The LPN will deliver quality care to assigned residents under the direction of a supervising RN, to ensure the physical, medical and emotional needs of residents/patients are met. Additional responsibilities include:
Administering quality assisted living nursing, in compliance with care plans, physicians' orders and personal observations
Documenting all aspects of residents' care accurately, concisely and promptly
Administering medication and treatments accurately and appropriately, and observing residents' responses for documentation in patient files
Assisting in the evaluation of nursing care effectiveness, and relaying approved communications to families/caregivers
Joining physicians on rounds for assigned residents, communicating observations regarding chronic or a change in conditions
Training residents and families on areas of wellness and personal care, as instructed
Guiding and teaching Nursing Assistants to ensure safe, quality care for residents
Monitoring CNA activities and reporting non-compliance to an RN Supervisor
Aiding residents as needed, or as instructed by a physician or RN
LPNs must demonstrate sound judgment, professional knowledge and understanding, and display a positive, cooperative resident-first attitude at all times. Candidates must have a Pennsylvania LPN license or temporary practice permit, with at least one year of experience in long-term care or clinical nursing preferred.
To apply for the above position please submit your resume at www.QNSrecruiting.com