• Resident Care Supervisor (LPN)

    Posted Date 4 months ago(4 months ago)
    Requisition ID
    2018-3506
    # of Openings
    2
    Area of Interest
    Nursing
    Company
    Elderwood
    Location
    Elderwood Asst Living at Waverly
    Position Type
    Per Diem
  • Overview

    Per Diem LPN Supervisor Opportunity!

     

    Elderwood Assisted Living at Waverly is currently seeking Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) to join our team! 



    Our Assisted Living facility offers a continuum of care focused on senior health and wellness.  Our beautifully updated facility offers 21 Assisted Living apartments and 8 Enriched apartments. 

    Our focus on delivering innovative resident care through “right touch”, “right skill”, and “right technology” provides a great atmosphere to support new employees who are excited to make a meaningful difference in senior care.

     

    At Elderwood, we value investing in our employees through clinical education opportunities and mentorship to achieve excellence.

     

    If you have a passion for excellence and are ready to make a difference in senior care, apply today!

     

    “Delivering best outcomes through right touch, right skill, right service, right technology, right care; re-engineering the way health care is delivered”  --Elderwood

     

    Responsibilities

    • Our LPN Supervisor's assist in ensuring the general health and well-being of our residents by providing nursing care. This position is responsible for assisting with medications and monitoring the personal care services provided by Resident Assistants; and reporting care and change in condition of residents to staff of next shift and Resident Care Manager.
    • Supervise/Administer and/or assist with medications to assigned residents; monitor monthly residents participating in self-medication program.
    • Monitor the personal care provided by Resident Assistants.
    • Assist Resident Assistants with direct care of residents, as necessary.
    • Report to Resident Care Manager change in condition, daily needs, and progress of residents.
    • Follow the plan of care for each resident.
    • Responsible for all aspects of receiving, storing and distributing controlled substance medications; ensure proper placement and use of medication stored by facility including med cart and medication room refrigerator.
    • Maintain documentation regarding the provision of care to residents in the Case Notes, Medication Administration Records and other required records.
    • Assist in problem-solving related to staffing, supplies and resident care during shift.
    • Ensure that resident care standards are maintained in performance of duties, and that the rights of residents and preferences in care and treatment are respected.
    • Receive and store lost/found articles and notify the Resident Care Manager and/or Case Manager
    • Ensure that residents are treated with respect and kindness at all times

     

    Qualifications

    • Credentials as a Licensed Practical Nurse with a current New York State license required.
    • One year nursing experience in a nursing leadership role preferred; experience in geriatric nursing preferred.
    • Organizational skills and ability to supervise department staff effectively and work well with personnel of other departments required; ensures high standards of care are maintained.

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