Avamere

  • Licensed Practical Nurse/LPN

    Category
    Nursing
    Shift
    Day
    Hours
    Part-Time
    Union Position
    No
    Location
    Avamere at Yakima
    Address
    3710 Kern Road
    City
    Yakima
    State
    WA
    Zip
    98902
  • Overview

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    Work where you make a Difference! 

     

    Licensed Practical Nurse/LPN: Avamere at Yakima

    Part-Time Day Shift Available

    16-hrs/week

     

    Please apply online at: https://careers-avamere.icims.com

      

    Avamere at Yakima
    3710 Kern Road
    Yakima, Washington 98902
    United States

     

     

    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.

    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

    As a part of the Avamere Family of Companies, we embrace our mission “to enhance the life of everyone we serve.” Being a part of Avamere provides us with comprehensive clinical resources such as therapy, home health, and hospice care to best serve our Independent and Assisted Living residents.  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 and residents.

     

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