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Admissions Nurse - LPN (AVA)

Admissions Nurse - LPN (AVA)

Various Shifts
Union Position 
Avamere Transitional Care of Puget Sound
630 S Pearl Street

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Admissions Nurse LPN: Avamere Transitional Care of Puget Sound

Full-time Position Available: Thursday - Monday 12pm-8:30pm 


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


Avamere Transitional Care of Puget Sound

630 S Pearl Street

Tacoma, WA 98465



The primary responsibility of this position is to oversee the admissions process for new and readmitted residents, and coordinate with each department their responsibilities in the process.


  • Ensure the resident's room is clean, safe, orderly and comfortable upon arrival.
  • Ensure the necessary equipment and supplies are available and ready upon resident's arrival.
  • Be the first point of contact for resident's family, give facility tours and answer questions.
  • Conduct/coordinate resident assessments upon admission.
  • Initiate resident care planning with nursing and all necessary departments and personnel.
  • Alert department heads of any admissions changes pertinent to their department.
  • Identify and collect necessary information and paperwork to complete resident admission and documentation.
  • Complete required recordkeeping in regards to your role.
  • Other nursing duties as assigned.
  • 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 a 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.
  • Effective communication, organization and prioritization skills.
  • Customer service skills/experience required.
  • Knowledge of reimbursement programs, Medicare and Medicaid preferred.
  • 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 Transitional Care of Puget Sound is a brand new state of the art 60 bed short term stay rehab facility that offers first class physical, occupational and speech therapy seven days a week with quality outcomes.  This facility offers 56 private rooms and 2 shared suites.  We are currently seeking top notch talent to join our all-star team of interdisciplinary professionals. 


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