LPN - Licensed Practical Nurse

Benchmark Senior Living

Job Description

Responsibilities for the LPN include:

Direct Supervision

  • Directs and supervises the daily work assignments of the Resident Care Assistants
  • Is the first point of contact for the care associates regarding assignment questions or concerns
  • Participates in the hiring and termination processes as they relate to resident care associates
  • Has direct input into performance reviews for care associates and presents reviews with the RCD
  • Has direct input into disciplinary documentation for care associates and presents action with the RCD
  • Closely mentors, guides and directs the Lead Resident Care Assistants in all aspects of their job.

    Resident Care
  • Coordinates care needs with community providers via an effective case management process
  • Measures and accurately records vital signs (temperatures, pulse, respiration, blood pressure weight and height) where appropriate as per state regulations
  • Effectively balances service demands with supporting resident independence
  • Accurately assesses, communicates, and documents residents' status
  • Observes and reports any significant changes in resident behavior and health to the DON, physician, family, RCA's, and Executive Director per state regulations
  • Successfully implements the plan of care
  • Recognizes and assists in the prevention of elder abuse, neglect, and exploitation (financial and other) and reports to appropriate sources per state regulations
  • Responds to emergencies and personal emergency response system and knows when to call for backup



    Requirements:
  • Graduate of an approved LPN / Licensed Practical Nurse program (per state requirements)
  • Current state licensed as an LPN / Licensed Practical Nurse (as required by state regulation) and CPR certification
  • Previous experience working with the elderly in a paid or volunteer position highly desirable

    BENEFITS

    We believe in offering our employees competitive pay. To learn more about our pay and benefits, please apply today!

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Job Snapshot

Location US-CT-new haven ct
Employment Type Per Diem
Pay Type Hour
Pay Rate N/A
Store Type Health Care

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Benchmark Senior Living
Company:
US-CT-new haven ct
Location:
Per Diem
Employment Type:
Hour
Pay Type:
N/A
Pay Rate:
Health Care
Store Type:

Job Description

Responsibilities for the LPN include:

Direct Supervision

  • Directs and supervises the daily work assignments of the Resident Care Assistants
  • Is the first point of contact for the care associates regarding assignment questions or concerns
  • Participates in the hiring and termination processes as they relate to resident care associates
  • Has direct input into performance reviews for care associates and presents reviews with the RCD
  • Has direct input into disciplinary documentation for care associates and presents action with the RCD
  • Closely mentors, guides and directs the Lead Resident Care Assistants in all aspects of their job.

    Resident Care
  • Coordinates care needs with community providers via an effective case management process
  • Measures and accurately records vital signs (temperatures, pulse, respiration, blood pressure weight and height) where appropriate as per state regulations
  • Effectively balances service demands with supporting resident independence
  • Accurately assesses, communicates, and documents residents' status
  • Observes and reports any significant changes in resident behavior and health to the DON, physician, family, RCA's, and Executive Director per state regulations
  • Successfully implements the plan of care
  • Recognizes and assists in the prevention of elder abuse, neglect, and exploitation (financial and other) and reports to appropriate sources per state regulations
  • Responds to emergencies and personal emergency response system and knows when to call for backup



    Requirements:
  • Graduate of an approved LPN / Licensed Practical Nurse program (per state requirements)
  • Current state licensed as an LPN / Licensed Practical Nurse (as required by state regulation) and CPR certification
  • Previous experience working with the elderly in a paid or volunteer position highly desirable

    BENEFITS

    We believe in offering our employees competitive pay. To learn more about our pay and benefits, please apply today!

Job Requirements

 
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