Licensed Practical Nurse Manager

Ascension (System Office)
Emmitsburg, MD
Oct 17, 2020
Oct 19, 2020
Full Time
We Are Hiring Licensed Practical Nurse Manager Full-Time, Day St. Joseph's Place MD - Emmitsburg, MD Join our team at St. Joseph's Place, part of Ascension Living, is looking for caring and compassionate Licensed Practical Nurse Manager to join the team! This gorgeous 113 bed Long Term Care Center offers -term skilled nursing, rehabilitation and therapy. Why Join Ascension? Senior Living and Long-Term Care Communities As a subsidiary of Ascension, Ascension Living is committed to providing services, amenities, opportunities and support, so seniors can enjoy living healthier and happier, at every age and at every stage. We're the second-largest nonprofit system in the US Our living choices include independent living, assisted living, memory care, short-term rehabilitative care and long-term skilled nursing care. More than 10,000 adults live in our 54 senior living communities, which are located in 12 states, and Washington, DC Also, more than 5,500 associates are employed by Ascension - professional, compassionate individuals who believe in empowering people to age successfully. Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the US, Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, with special attention to persons living in poverty and those most vulnerable. In FY2019, Ascension provided $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs. Ascension includes more than 150,000 associates and 40,000 aligned providers. The national health system operates more than 2,600 sites of care - including 150 hospitals and more than 50 senior living facilities - in 20 states and the District of Columbia, while providing a variety of services including clinical and network services, venture capital investing, investment management, biomedical engineering, facilities management, risk management, and contracting through Ascension's own group purchasing organization. What You Will Do As a Licensed Practical Nurse Manager with Ascension Senior Living, you will have the opportunity to manage activities, workflow and resources of assigned nursing unit(s). Responsibilities: * Assists in implementing clinical services and programs. Effectively communicates expected outcomes, efficient work routines, and work procedures to the clinical staff. * Assists with implementation and evaluation of quality of care including on-going auditing of Quality Indicators.Assures adherence to clinical policies and procedures within departmental guidelines. Assists with admissions, discharges, and transfers to assure appropriate care and compliance with State and/or Federal regulations. * Assumes administrative authority for clinical departments in the absence of the nursing leadership.Assist in maintaining clinical budgets. Assumes a community presence that monitors resident care. * Oversees completion of clinical documentation per community policy, and State and Federal regulations. Follows regulatory and community standards, policies, procedures and precautions in the performance of all job duties to ensure a safe work environment. * Assumes responsibility for enhancing professional knowledge and skills through participation in educational programs and seminars. * Conducts hiring, training, directing, development and evaluating of staff. What You Will Need Licenses/Certifications/Registration: * Required Credential(s): * BLS Provider obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. * Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. Education: * Diploma * Diploma from an accredited school/college of nursing with experience required Work Experience: * 3 years of experience required. 1 year of leadership or management experience required. At Ascension Living, we are always learning things from our senior living communities, hospitals, and caregivers all over the country. And this means we have the ability to customize what works best in a lot of different places to ensure you feel safe and well. Safety is our top priority. That is why we provide ongoing associate education, hands-on training and access to the latest in COVID testing and mitigation efforts. Equal Employment Opportunity Ascension is an EEO/AA employer: M/F/Disabled/Vet. For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the "EEO is the Law" poster: " Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants. E-Verify Statement This employer participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-Verify links below for more information. eVerify Right to Work