Avamere

  • $28-$32/hour PRN Float Pool - Licensed Practical Nurse/LPN:Tacoma Market

    Category
    Nursing
    Shift
    Various Shifts
    Hours
    Per Diem
    Union Position
    No
    Location
    Avamere at Pacific Ridge
    Address
    3625 East B Street
    City
    Tacoma
    State
    WA
    Zip
    98404
  • Overview

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     Now Hiring!

     

    PRN Float Pool Tacoma Market- Licensed Practical Nurse/LPN
    Various shifts available
     

    Per Diem Shift includes:

    $28-$32/hour DOE

    Cap of 30 hours per week

    Flexible orientation schedule

    Must work 2 shifts a month

     
    *LIMITED NUMBER OF POSITIONS AVAILABLE*


    Please apply online at: https://careers-avamere.icims.com or  call Jackie Griffith at 971-224-2508 

     

    Avamere at Pacific Ridge
    3625 E. B Street
    Tacoma, WA 98404

    (253) 475-2507

     

     

    The primary responsibility of this position is to provide direct nursing care to the residents, and to supervise the day-to-day nursing activities performed by nursing assistants.

     

    The float pool supports the immediate need for LPNs in our facilities. A float pool employee will support the facilities for the planned and unplanned absences and any other staffing needs.

    Responsibilities/Qualifications/Skillset

    • Complete required record keeping in regards to your role in admitting, transferring and discharging residents.
    • Coordinate with nursing staff and support personnel daily to plan the shifts’ services, programs and activities to ensure the resident’s total regimen of care is maintained.
    • Prepare and administer medications and review medication cards for completeness and accuracy.
    • Review resident care plans for appropriate resident goals, problems, approaches and revisions based on nursing needs.
    • Plan, organize, develop, implement and interpret programs, goals, objectives, policies and procedures that are necessary for providing quality care.
    • Provide leadership to nursing personnel and make daily rounds of your unit to ensure staff is providing direct care in accordance with resident’s care plan and wishes.
    • Develop and maintain rapport with nursing staff, other department personnel, residents, family members, and all other individuals involved in resident’s care.
    • Participate in facility surveys by authorized government agencies.

     

    • Must possess a nursing degree from an accredited college or university.
    • Must possess a current, unencumbered, active license to practice as an LPN in this state.
    • Knowledgeable of nursing and medical practices and procedures, as well as laws, regulations and guidelines that pertain to nursing care facilities.
    • Must chart nurses’ notes in an informative and descriptive manner that reflects the care provided to the resident and resident’s response to care.
    • Experience with Electronic Medical Records and computer documentation systems.
    • Maintain confidentiality of all resident care information in accordance with HIPAA guidelines.

    Facility Information

    The Avamere Family of Companies takes a holistic approach to post-acute care. We have designed a service that combines all of healthcare companies and healthcare professionals tied by the common goal of providing seamless care and support for all of our patients.

     

    Avamere at Pacific Ridge is a 102 bed facility offering skilled nursing, transitional rehab, respite care, Alzheimer’s, long term care, and hospice.  Avamere at Pacific Ridge is one of the few skilled nursing facilities in the Pacific Northwest with a focus on behavioral health. Our success comes in the moments of joy that we bring to our residents every day, and in the relief and comfort that we bring to their families and friends. We are currently seeking top notch talent to join our caring team of interdisciplinary professionals.    

     

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