• LPN- LV Full Time

    Job Locations US-PA-New Holland
    Category
    Caregiving
    Type
    Full-Time
    Shift
    3rd Shift
  • Overview

    This position is responsible for the care of Laurel View residents through direct and indirect activities of daily living. Also, responsible to provide training, oversight and supervision to the Resident Assistants and Med Techs in Laurel View.

     

     

    HOURS

    11:00pm-7:30am: 3rd Shift 

    3:00pm-11:30pm: 2nd Shift 6 Days per pay E/O Holiday 

    Responsibilities

    • Will perform daily rounds on Laurel View units to ensure that policies are being followed and residents are being cared for properly.
    • Assist with resident admissions, transfers, discharges and deaths.
    • Answer all incoming calls in a timely and courteous fashion.
    • Ensure residents are receiving medication as prescribed by physician.
    • Ensure accurate documentation of all medical records and reporting forms.
    • Prepare all paperwork necessary for all appointments, including the completion on any changes that may have occurred as a result of the visit.
    • Assist residents in the transition from Personal Care to Skilled Care.
    • Review and make changes as needed to monthly orders.
    • Able to perform Med Tech, Resident Assistant, Activities and Homemaker functions as needed.
    • Inform Director of Laurel View Personal Care of residents changing conditions as well as other pertinent happenings on the unit.
    • Responsible to assess supply and equipment needs for the department and oversees that units are adequately stocked and maintained- ensures that staff is properly charging residents for supplies used and additional services provided.
    • Keep knowledge base current by continued education, including VDT (Virtual Dementia Tour) and continued dementia training.
    • Willingness to expand knowledge with other types of dementia, symptoms etc.

    Qualifications

    • Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing.
    •  Licensed Practical Nurse with current Pennsylvania State License.
    •  Minimum of two (preferably five) years of nursing experience, supervision, as well as clinical experience or education in areas such as restorative nursing, dementia care, Personal Care or long-term care.
    •  Current CPR certification.
    •  Have a good working knowledge of all departments and willingness to cross train.
    •  Must be able to work in a multi task environment.
    •  Must demonstrate effective customer service skills.
    •  Ability to maintain a positive attitude in stressful situations.
    •  Understand and can identify with the Philosophy and Corporate Values of Garden Spot Village.
    •  Must have knowledge of or willing to learn DHS-(DPW) Regulations.

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