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Licensed Practical Nurse

Company: Fairmount Homes, Inc
Location: Ephrata
Posted on: April 3, 2024

Job Description:

16 hour / week LPN / Charge Nurse (Personal Care)***$1,000 Sign on Bonus***Come join the Fairmount team in the role of a LPN / Charge working in out Personal Care / Assisted Living ! Join a dynamic team serving the elderly residents as they transition from independent living to assisted living! Be a strong member of the caring team to provide compassionate care that highlights the Fairmount culture! Personal Care LPN / Charge Nurse Position:

  • 16 hr / wks, 2:30pm - 10:30pm including every other weekend and holiday rotation
  • Position 1 available: Week 1 - Wednesday/Saturday, Week 2 - Sunday/Friday
  • Position 2 available: Week 1 - Tuesday/Saturday, Week 2 - Sunday/Friday Personal Care LPN / Charge Nurse Pay:$29.45 - $31.75 hour, + $1.25 / hr weekend shift differential Summary and Purpose:Core Values: Compassion, Community, Dignity, Integrity and Quality, Teamwork and TrustCreate and support a caring and empathetic working environmentKnow and observe all policies and procedures for Personal CareFollow and support the Fairmount mission vision and valuesEssential Duties and Responsibilities for LPN / Charge:
  • Delivers resident care in accordance with the Resident Assessment and Support Plan (RASP) with additional direction from the Charge Nurse/Charge Med Tech or other supervisory personnel.
  • Assists residents with their activities of daily living. This includes eating, bathing, incontinence care, oral hygiene, dressing, ambulation, and positioning, while observing safety and sanitary precautions and respecting individual needs and preferences
  • Assists residents with telephone use, processing laundry, stockings, and tidying up their room
  • Assists with Activities, as needed
  • Follows policies and procedures related to resident care
  • Assists in the dining room by serving drinks, delivering meals and helping residents with meal choices
  • Orders supplies and ensures accurate charging of supplies to resident using electronic charging system
  • Follows team member safety policies and procedures
  • Performs resident transfers per Fairmount policy
  • Reports pertinent information, and/or changes in residents' conditions promptly to the Charge Nurse.
  • Responsible for maintaining safety and sanitation standards throughout the facility and for following all applicable rules and regulations of federal and state regulatory agencies.
  • Obtains vital signs, weights, intake and output accurately
  • Presents each resident with a neat and clean appearance
  • Assists with admission, transfer, discharge and post-mortem care procedures.
  • Attends meetings as required
  • Follows all quality assurance/infection control standards.
  • Accurately documents on the resident's electronic and paper record
  • Adheres to Corporate Compliance Plan.
  • Complies with HIPAA Privacy standards.
  • Administers medications and completes treatments per physician's orders following the Pharmacy Policy and Procedure Manu
  • Performs other duties as required by facility needs.Physical and Composure Requirements:
  • The physical activities of this position involve: balancing--constantly; climbing--occasionally; crouching--frequently; fine finger movement--rarely; grasping--frequently; kneeling-- occasionally; lifting--frequently (50 pounds); pulling--frequently; pushing--occasionally; reaching--frequently; repetitive movement--rarely; standing--frequently; stooping--frequently; walking--frequently; sitting--frequently. The sensory and communicative activities essential to the performance of this position include hearing, seeing and smelling--all activities done daily constantly; feeling and speaking--all activities done daily frequently.
  • Must have the composure to function calmly and professionally under stressful conditions when confronted with frustrated or angry staff/residents; emergency, critical, unusual, or dangerous situations. Compensation details: 29.45-33 Yearly SalaryPIce5728e2718c-31181-34127610

Keywords: Fairmount Homes, Inc, Lancaster , Licensed Practical Nurse, Other , Ephrata, Pennsylvania

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