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LPN - Part Time Days (Every Other Weekend) - Clark Jeary**May Be Eligible for a $6,000.00 Sign-On Bonus**

Immanuel Lincoln, NE
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Job Description

Overview

Purpose of the Job:  

 The overall purpose of this position is to assure the residents are cared for mentally, spiritually and in health. The primary responsibilities of this position include ensuring the residents are safe and free from pain or abuse and treated with dignity and respect.

Supports and lives out Immanuel’s Mission and CHRIST Promises.

Responsibilities

Key Areas

Key Responsibilities and Duties of the Job

Resident Care and Administrative Duties

  • Assesses status for assigned residents. Records and reports any changes in patient conditions to the Team Lead RN.
  • Assists in planning patient care through and IDT approach and conference. Assists with ongoing assessments & reevaluations.
  • Implements nursing interventions consistent with care of plan. Administers medications and treatments according to policy.
  • Evaluates resident care effectiveness to assure care standards are consistently followed and modify if needed according to nursing policy.
  • Respond to resident calls, anticipate needs and assure patient safety and comfort.
  • Assist in the admission, discharge and transfer process.
  • Demonstrates the ability to perform in an accurate and precise manner in crisis and emergency situations.
  • Assumes responsibility with intravenous therapy and NG insertion following the outlined regulations in the state of license.

Compliance

  • Assumes responsibility for personal and professional growth through participation in meetings, training and continuing education. Fulfills annual education requirements per policy.
  • Maintains compliance with established policies, procedures and objectives concerning quality, safety, environmental and infection.
  •  Monitors systems for accuracy, conducts audits and provides summaries as directed.

Other

  • Performs other duties as assigned or requested.

Qualifications

Education-

  • Current Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) license in the respective state in which he/she is employed is required.

Experience-

  • Minimum of one (1) year of progressive experience in and assisted living or skilled care community or related experience is required.
  • Equivalent years of education may substitute for experience requirement.

 Other Requirements-

  • Certification in Basic Life Support and First Aid is preferred or willingness to get certified within 60 days of hire date.

KSA- Knowledge Skills and Abilities-

  • Knowledge of physical, mental, spiritual and social needs of the senior and/or frail elderly population and their families.
  • Knowledge of Immanuel, its Mission and Christ Promises and how they directly correlate to this position.
  • Knowledge of concepts, principles and practices in the nursing field.
  • Strong knowledge of applicable laws, regulations, guidelines, and professional standards.
  • Knowledge of medical terminology, instruments and equipment and how to use and maintain them.
  • Skilled in effective written/verbal communication.
  • Skilled in establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with residents/participants, co-workers, family members and vendors.
  • Ability to interact with a wide variety of employees and to work independently in accomplishing assignments and goals.
  • Ability to think strategically and problem solve.
  • Ability to organize and effectively use time, resources, and talents.
  • Ability to exhibit high standard of ethics, accountability and responsibility.
  • Ability to take initiative and demonstrate personal traits of high level of motivation.
  • Ability to work in a team environment.
  • Skills in establishing and maintaining professional effective working relationships.
  • Self directed in evaluation progression toward professional goals and accepts ongoing responsibility for own role development.
  • Ability to place a high value on treating others with dignity and respect.

Job Details

Date Posted May 16, 2018
Date Closes September 19, 2018
Address 8401 South 33rd Street
Located In Lincoln, NE
Job Type Full-time Employee
Experience Level Entry Level (0-2 yrs. experience)
Hours 8 hours per week; Days
Start Date Immediately
Positions Available 1
SOC Category 29-2061.00 Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses
Zipcode 68516
Name Kelsey Morin
Address 1044 N 115th Street, Suite 500
City, State and Zip Omaha, NE 68154

This job requires the following skills

  • Excellent Team Member
  • Nursing Management
  • First Aid Certification
  • Medical Assistant
  • Nursing
  • Nursing Care
  • Clinic Care
  • Long-Term Care
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