LPN (Licensed Practical Nurse PRN)

Employer
Broadmead
Location
Cockeysville, MD
Posted
Apr 20, 2017
Closes
Apr 21, 2017
Function
Nurse
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
ob Summary: Under the supervision of the Director of Nursing, the incumbent provides delegated resident care and assists with shift routines. Essential Duties: Provides safe, direct physical care of the resident. Maintains a clean, safe and orderly resident environment by keeping the area clean and disposing of soiled, contaminated items. Reports malfunctioning, broken, or hazardous equipment or conditions to the supervisor. Observes policies and procedures as demonstrated through performance of procedure and tasks. Conducts and documents a thorough assessment of each resident's medical status upon admission and throughout the resident's course of treatment. Assists in the development and implementation of an individualized treatment plan for each assigned resident. Completes required documentation in an accurate and timely manner. Oversees care delivery by Geriatric Nursing Assistants. Attends and/or participates in rehab team conferences regarding resident progress, problems and needs. Acts in compliance with Broadmead regulatory and professional standards and guidelines. Assesses continuing education opportunities appropriate to discipline and responsibilities in order to maintain clinical currency. Adheres to facility policies and procedures and participates in facility quality improvement and safety programs. Performs other duties as assigned. Qualifications: Graduate of an accredited school of nursing Valid license as licensed practical nurse in Maryland Minimum of one (1) year of experience in a setting serving the same age/type of resident population served by this facility Excellent communication and interpersonal skills Must be able to stand for long periods of time Must be able to lift 50 pounds Company Description: Mission Statement Broadmead'A AAAAAAAs mission is to foster independence, growth, and the opportunities in elderhood by supporting a dynamic community, providing exceptional health services, developing collaborative relationships, and upholding Quaker values. Vision Statement Broadmead'A AAAAAAAs vision is to be a leader in the development of high quality, innovative solutions that enrich the lives of older people; promote relationships; and create opportunities as it extends its mission of service in the Quaker tradition.