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Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - Per Diem

Company: Elderwood at Waverly
Location: Waverly
Posted on: June 24, 2022

Job Description:

This job is located in Waverly.Join Our Team: Put the CARE back in CAREER - Join our team today! Overview: Elderwood at Waverly is now accepting Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) PER DIEM applications. Minimum requirement includes two (2) shifts per month with one of those shifts being a weekend pick-up. Per Diem Rates have been increased. Elderwood at Waverly Benefits:

  • Increased Shift Differentials for Evening & Night Shifts; additional increases for WEEKEND Shift Differentials as well. -
  • Increased Tuition Assistance Program for Clinical Tracks - ask HR about our School Partners that provide the most reimbursement & assistance
  • Full Benefits Package, including 401K -PLUS EMPLOYER MATCHING -
  • Weekly Pay Schedule
  • Multiple Free Uniforms with Embroidery -
  • Days, Evenings & Overnight Options for Full Time, Part Time & Per Diem Statuses.Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Position Overview:
    • Licensed Practical Nurses (LPNs) are indispensable members of our interdisciplinary team and are charged with managing the daily clinical regimen of each resident and subacute patient. Our LPNs enjoy a unique opportunity to gain extensive clinical experience and provide advanced care in a home-like setting. State LPN license required.Shift Information: -
      • Days: 7a-3p
      • Evenings: 3p-11p
      • Overnights: 11p-7a Employee Perks!: 401K Retirement Plan with Company Match, Free On-Site Parking, Free Uniforms, Generous PTO & holiday package, Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance, NEW Weekly Pay Schedule!, Point-earning employee reward program: redeem for prizes!, Quiet rural neighborhood, Strong leadership, Substantial employee referral program, Tuition reimbursement program Responsibilities:
        • Administer medications and treatments to assigned residents as ordered by physician and utilizing the five rights as applicable.
        • Direct and monitor the personal care duties and nursing care procedures carried out by Nursing Assistants of the assigned team.
        • Assist Nursing Assistants with direct care of residents, as necessary.
        • Report to Unit Manager/Assistant Unit Manager or Charge Nurse Supervisor unusual symptoms, changes of condition, daily needs, and progress of residents.
        • Follow the Plan of Care for each resident, and monitor the performance of Nursing Assistants in implementation of the care plan.
        • Receive controlled substances from the shift Supervisory Nurse and is responsible for all aspects of the storage and distribution of these medications; ensure proper and safe placement and use of medications stored in medication cart, stock medication cupboards, medication room refrigerator and narcotic cabinets.
        • Document as applicable in the care plans, Nursing Notes, Medical Administration Records, Treatment Records and other required records. Qualifications:
          • Credentials as a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) or Registered Nurse (RN) with a current state license required.
          • LPN Training and work experience in a geriatric setting preferred.
          • Ability to supervise and work well with other personnel required.
          • Ability to communicate well verbally and in writing required.
          • Caring, respectful attitude towards residents required.
          • Physical stamina for constant activity required.
          • Ability to perform tasks to established standards of excellence required.Elderwood expects all current and new employees to be vaccinated against COVID-19. If hired, you will be required to provide proof of vaccination. -Employees may request a medical exemption from vaccination. EOE Statement: WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. Applicants and employees are considered for positions and are evaluated without regard to mental or physical disability, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status or any other protected Federal, State/Province or Local status unrelated to the performance of the work involved.

Keywords: Elderwood at Waverly, Scranton , Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - Per Diem, Healthcare , Waverly, Pennsylvania

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