Dover, DE
Jul 17, 2017
Jul 17, 2017
Full Time
Job DescriptionEnlivant is seeking a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) at Dover Place ABOUT US: At our core, we believe the care and service for AmericaA cents € (TM) s aging population is not only a moral obligation, but also an honor and a privilege. By combining our fundamental values with our mission to enrich life through meaningful relationships and vibrant communities, we seek to earn the right to be viewed as the nationA cents € (TM) s most trusted senior living provider. We employ compassionate people with integrity who embody excellence and promote these values.Enlivant and its subsidiaries operate more than 200 assisted living residences comprising more than 9,000 resident units across the United States. Enlivant assisted living residences are intimate, vibrant communities where our staff treats residents like family and serves them with the utmost integrity and compassion. Enlivant employs nearly 5,000 people.We welcome you to become a part the team today and discover the fantastic career opportunities we have available. Join us on our quest to become the nationA cents € (TM) s most trusted senior living provider. ABOUT YOU: We will look to you to promote our CHIEF core values of compassion, humility, integrity, excellence and fun. Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) is responsible for assisting the Care Services Manager (RN) with resident care services at an Enlivant community. Responsibilities:Understands and operates within the LPN Scope of Practice.Provides back-up resident care & clinical services to Care Services Manager as instructed.Reviews assignments with Care Services Manager and Executive Director.Reads staff communication records, maintains familiarity with resident records and documents in resident records as required.Evaluates health emergencies and determines emergency medical measures to be taken regarding resident care according to state regulations.Assists with activities of daily living, environmental orientation, assistance or administration with medication, treatments and other care while encouraging self-care and independence, as permitted by state regulations. Provides services as indicated on resident treatment and service plans.Assists residents moving in and out of community as assigned.Demonstrates knowledge of and follows infection control and safety procedures.Additional duties as assigned.Qualifications: Required QualificationsMinimum of one year of senior living, skilled nursing facility or hospitality experience in a Licensed Practical or Licensed Vocational Nurse role Current/active, unencumbered state nursing license in state of practice/residencyEducation or experience sufficient to meet position requirements or as required by State regulationsMeets all mandatory health requirements by State regulationsMaintains CPR and/or First Aid Certification as required by State regulations Continuing education annually or as required by State Board of NursingThe ability to work a full shift, come to work on time and work overtime as neededThe ability to work according to the necessary schedule to meet job requirements with or without reasonable accommodation Preferred QualificationsExemplify and be an influential team playerPossess good time management and organizational skillsRemain flexible and adaptableWork harmoniously with other employees and develop/maintain good employee relations and employee moraleUphold the principles of our mission: to enrich life through meaningful relationships and vibrant communitiesExpress compassion for residents, staff and guests on a consistent basisEngage others in fun and creative activitiesStrive for excellence in all aspects of the jobWork with integrity in all interactionsDemonstrate humility Enlivant provides equal employment opportunities for qualified individuals and does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability or other prohibited basis. Where required by state law and/or city ordinance; this employer will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with information from each new employeeA cents € (TM) s Form I-9 to confirm work authorization. Keywords: clinical nurse, nursing, caretaker, quality assurance, hospital, LTC, long term care, case manager, memory care, floor nurse, senior living, nurse clinician, Dover, Middletown, Milford, Smyrna, Bridgeton, Harrington, Camden, Ridgely, Felton, Townsend, Hancocks Bridge, Dover AFB, Millington, Ellendale, Camden Wyoming, DE

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