Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

Posted Date 2 months ago(5/2/2024 2:23 PM)
Requisition ID
2024-29341
# of Openings
4
Area of Interest
Nursing
Company
Elderwood
Location
Elderwood at Grand Island
Position Type
Regular Full-Time
Shift
apply here for full or part time LPN positions
Salary
Pay: $25.00 - $34.00 / hour

Salary

Pay: $25.00 - $34.00 / hour

Overview

LPN Compensation Package:

  • LPN Base Rate Range: $25.00 - $34.00 / hour
  • LPN Sign-On BONUS: $7500 full time - $3750 part time
  • Shift Differentials
  • Pay-In-Lieu of Benefits Program (earn 16% more when opting out of benefits/PTO)
  • Various full or part time options available 
  • Reduced tolls available for employees crossing the Grand Island Bridge

Elderwood at Grand Island is seeking Full Time Licensed Practical Nurses (LPN)

Elderwood at Grand Island has recently undergone a massive renovation. Come tour our location and meet our staff.  If you are looking to join a company with unlimited growth potential, then don't delay. Come meet us!

 

Position Overview

The Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) is assigned to a team of Nursing Assistants and is responsible for skilled treatments, passing of medications and monitoring the personal care services provided by Nursing Assistants; LPNs are also responsible for reporting care and unusual symptoms of residents to supervisor and staff of next shift.

  • Every other weekend requirement for all shifts

Responsibilities

LPN Responsibilities:

  • Administer medications and treatments to assigned residents as ordered by physician and utilizing the five rights as applicable.

  • Direct and monitor the personal care duties and nursing care procedures carried out by Nursing Assistants of the assigned team.

  • Assist Nursing Assistants with direct care of residents, as necessary.

  • Report to Unit Manager/Assistant Unit Manager or Charge Nurse Supervisor unusual symptoms, changes of condition, daily needs, and progress of residents.

  • Follow the Plan of Care for each resident, and monitor the performance of Nursing Assistants in implementation of the care plan.

  • Receive controlled substances from the shift Supervisory Nurse and is responsible for all aspects of the storage and distribution of these medications; ensure proper and safe placement and use of medications stored in medication cart, stock medication cupboards, medication room refrigerator and narcotic cabinets.

  • Document as applicable in the care plans, Nursing Notes, Medical Administration Records, Treatment Records and other required records.

Qualifications

LPN Qualifications:

  • Credentials as a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) or Registered Nurse (RN) with a current state license required.

  • LPN Training and work experience in a geriatric setting preferred.

  • Ability to supervise and work well with other personnel required.

  • Ability to communicate well verbally and in writing required.

  • Caring, respectful attitude towards residents required.

  • Physical stamina for constant activity required.

  • Ability to perform tasks to established standards of excellence required.

 

  • This position requires regular interaction with residents, coworkers, visitors, and/or supervisors. In order to ensure a safe work environment for residents, coworkers, visitors, and/or supervisors of the Company, and to permit unfettered communication between the employee and those residents, coworkers, visitors, and supervisors, this position requires that the employee be able to read, write, speak, and understand the English language at an intermediate or more advanced level.

EOE Statement

WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. Applicants and employees are considered for positions and are evaluated without regard to mental or physical disability, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status or any other protected Federal, State/Province or Local status unrelated to the performance of the work involved.

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