Company Name:
Elderwood
Approximate Salary:

Location:
Williamsville, New York
Country:
United States
Industry:
Healthcare
Position type:
Unspecified
Experience level:
Education level:

LPN - Full Tme Days


Elderwood


Requisition ID 2017-2704
# of Openings 1
Posted Date 6 hours ago
Area of Interest Nursing
Company Elderwood
Location US-NY-Williamsville
Position Type Regular Full-Time
Shift 6a-2p


Overview

Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Supervisor Opportunity! We are seeking a FT LPN supervisor for our day shift.

Elderwood Village at Williamsville is in need of a strong LPN to act as supervisor in our assisted living facility on Main Street in Williamsville, NY. Our LPN Supervisors 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.

Elderwood is growing. We invest in our employees and offer tuition assistance programs in addition to monthly employee appreciation and frequent facility events.

Responsibilities

  • 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 (LPN) with a current NY State license required.
  • One year nursing (LPN) 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.

Equal Employment Opportunity/M/F/disability/protected veteran status.

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