LPN - Mercy Living Center

Posting Number
LTC 1924
# of Openings
1
Department
Mercy Living Center
Type
Full-Time
Union Status
UFCW
Shift
Evenings
Grade
15.5
Mercy Living Center (LTC)
Tupper Lake
NY

Position Summary

  1. Directs the day-to-day functions of the nursing assistants in accordance with current rules, regulations, and guidelines that govern the long-term care facility in the absence of RN.
  2. Periodically reviews the department's policies, procedure manuals, job descriptions and makes recommendations for revisions.
  3. Ensures that all nursing service personnel comply with the procedures set forth in the Nursing Service Procedures Manual.
  4. Perform routine charting duties as required and in accordance with established charting and documentation policies and procedures.
  5. Prepares and administers medications as ordered by the physician.
  6. Ensures accuracy of all documentation pertaining to Medication / narcotics.
  7. Meets with shift's nursing personnel, on a regularly scheduled basis, to assist in identifying and correcting problem areas, and/or to improve services.
  8. Ensures all personnel, visitors and residents follow established guidelines and procedures.
  9. Maintains a positive work environment through sound leadership.
  10. Provides direct care to residents in accordance to their plans and presents updates based on their needs.
  11. Others as assigned by the Director of Nursing.

Qualifications

  1. Must be a graduate from an accredited LPN program.
  2. High School Diploma or equivalent.

Options

Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
Share on your newsfeed