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Licensed Practical Nurse/LPN- Assisted Living

Licensed Practical Nurse/LPN- Assisted Living

Category 
Nursing
Shift 
Day
Hours 
Part-Time
Union Position 
No
Location 
Avamere at Newberg
Address 
730 Foothills Drive
City 
Newberg
State 
OR
Zip 
97132

More information about this job

Overview

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Part-time Licensed Practical Nurse/LPN: Avamere at Newberg​

Day Shift Available


Please apply online at: https://careers-avamere.icims.com or in person, at facility

Avamere at Newberg
730 Foothills Drive
Newberg, OR 97132
(503) 554-0767

 

 

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

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 Newberg is offers 54 assisted living apartments and 22 shared memory care apartments, providing respite care, assisted living, and memory care.  We are a newly renovated building with onsite outpatient therapy offered 3 times a week.  We have created a culture of caring and our focus is centered around our patients.  Avamere at Newberg is currently seeking top notch talent with a passion for the geriatric population to join our all-star team.

 

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