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Licensed Practical Nurse

Cambridge Place Nursing Home

This is a Full-time position in Lexington, KY posted November 25, 2021.

RN LPN $9.5K Hire On
NURSE!!

$9,500 BONUS!!

RNs & LPNs!!!!

$9,500 SIGN-ON BONUS!!!!

CHARGE NURSE RN/LPN

This position is responsible for the daily provision of nursing care and services to assure each resident attains or maintains his/her highest practicable level of function.
QUALIFICATIONS:
Graduate from accredited school of nursing.
License in good standing with licensure board
Ability to follow direction with minimal oversight.
Organizational skills.
Knowledge of current standards of nursing practice.
Knowledge of safety regulations.
Knowledge of supplies and equipment used by department and the care of this equipment.
Ability to read, speak, write and understand English.
Ability to tactfully deal with facility personnel, residents, family members, visitors, etc.
Meet all health requirements imposed by law.
Basic data entry skills and the ability to type.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Direct and render nursing care to residents within assigned unit according to current standards of nursing practice, state, federal regulations and resident care plan.
Direct and supervise the day-to-day functions of nursing assistants and other staff being supervised.
Order from pharmacy, prepare and administer medications as ordered by physician.
Visit all assigned residents at regular intervals during tour of duty.
Supervise feeding of residents as necessary.
Notify physician, resident or responsible party when residents’ conditions warrant.
Perform administrative duties such as the documenting of: nurses notes, doctors orders, discharge plans, dietary changes, reports, evaluations, studies, billing and other charge slips, miscellaneous forms, charts, resident assessments and care plans.
Chart pertinent facts and information in a professional and comprehensive manner.
Admit, transfer and discharge residents according to policy.
Recognize and respond to changes in residents’ condition and document observations, assessments, notifications, interventions and outcomes.
Conduct and/or monitor prescribed treatments such as; dressing changes, finger stick blood glucose readings, drawing of blood, catheter insertion/changes, IV insertion/removal, feeding tube insertion/removal, lab work, etc.
Perform emergency procedures such as CPR/Heimlich Maneuver, and in the event of death, notify family, coroner (if applicable) and funeral home.
Recognize, intervene and report accidents and incidents when they occur.
Communicate all pertinent resident information to unit staff at beginning of tour of duty and to oncoming nursing staff at end of tour of duty.
Supervise and participate in fire safety and other disaster drills, and be prepared to carry out duties in the event of actual fire or disaster.
Assist with orientation, instruction and supervision of other nursing personnel as assigned.
Be able to keep adequate records.
Able to take emergency call.
Follow established safety and infection control procedures.
Participates in all required inservice training.
Maintains safe working conditions and follows dress code.
Reports to supervisor all complaints and grievances made by residents, families and visiting individuals.
Adheres to and promotes Code of Conduct.
All other duties as assigned.’

Work Remotely
No
Job Types: Full-time, Contract, Temporary, Travel nursing

Pay: Up to $38.00 per hour

Benefits:
Dental insurance
Health insurance
Life insurance
Paid time off
Referral program
Vision insurance
Medical Specialty:
Geriatrics
Physical Setting:
Long term care
Schedule:
12 hour shift
8 hour shift
Day shift
Monday to Friday
Night shift
Weekend availability
Supplemental Pay:
Overtime pay
Signing bonus
COVID-19 considerations:
We have adequate PPE for the staff and resident needs

Education:
Associate (Preferred)
Work Location: One location