Licensed Practice Nurse (LPN) - 2nd Shift Part Time

Westminster at Lake Ridge
Lake Ridge, VA
Apr 17, 2018
Apr 18, 2018
Full Time
Westminster at Lake Ridge is a premier Continuing Care Retirement Community serving older adults in three levels of service: Independent Living, Assisted Living and a Health Center. Our team of roughly 270 total employees serves a population of over 400 total residents on 62 acres that back up to the Occoquan reservoir. This is a great opportunity to join a mission-oriented organization and engaged leadership team that strives to make a difference in the lives of others. We are currently seeking a compassionate LPN to join our Nursing Center for the second shift on a part time basis (under 20 hours/ week). We rely on our LPN's to provide quality nursing care to our residents. Duties include: * Administer medication and treatment to residents as prescribed by care team. * Fills physician orders on a daily basis. * Understands and participates in resident care treatment plans to include medication, therapy and testing. * Maintains the resident's chart with updated information and ensures data is accurate. * Notifies physician and family members of any significant changes in resident's health or care plan status. * Maintains all medication inventory, ensuring appropriate amount is on hand and expiry dates are regularly checked. Narcotic count is conducted at the beginning and end of each shift. * Creates and distributes resident care and staff reports to the DON and appropriate staff. * Acts as a leader and manager of assigned position, ensuring productivity, efficiency and accuracy of work delivered. * Ensures all nurses are properly trained to perform duties and are attending all mandatory training and meetings. * Monitors staffing needs and reports any requirements in a timely manner. Qualifications: * Bachelor's degree in Nursing * At least one (1) year long term care nursing experience * An active/current Licensed Practical Nurse license in Virginia * Must have advanced knowledge in field of practice * Must be knowledgeable of practices and procedures as well as the laws, regulations and guidelines SDL2017

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