Charge Nurse - Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)
Company: Prestige Care, Inc
Posted on: November 20, 2020
What does the Charge Nurse (LPN) do?:
In this exciting leadership role at our skilled nursing care
center, you will supervise and direct daily nursing activities and
care of residents under the supervision of the Director of Nursing
and as prescribed by physicians and the residents care plan,
ensuring compliance with accepted standards of nurse practice and
Why join the Prestige Care Family in the Charge Nurse (LPN) role
and what can we offer you?
* The opportunity to serve in a nursing leadership role, with a
defined career path for additional responsibility and
* We are a 35+ year old, family owned and operated organization
that has a strong promote from within culture.
* The ability to know your patients (we call them residents!) and
their families not just for a few days but long term.
* Robust and comprehensive benefits package including medical,
dental, vision, EAP, 401k match, employer paid life and disability
insurance, and more.
* Accessible and engaging regional operations and nursing support
staff to bounce ideas off of, get additional guidance, and
partnership to allow you to be a high performer.
In this job, every day you will
1. In this role, you will be assisting in supervising the nursing
department staff in the daily delivery of resident care, monitors
and schedules job assignments and develop nursing unit
2. Assist in filling shifts by contacting staff to fill in for
3. Provide direct resident care when needed, as determined by
resident condition and available staff, completes treatments and
procedures as ordered by the physician.
4. You will observe and assess resident condition, reporting
changes to physician and Resident Care Manager, administers
medications as ordered by the physician and directs Medication
5. Evaluate resident response to nursing interventions and alters
care plan through ongoing assessments.
6. Complete quality care audits as assigned, ensure equipment and
work areas are clean, safe, and orderly, and ensure strict
adherence to procedures regarding hazardous chemicals and fire
7. Document all pertinent information on interdisciplinary notes
and the 24-hour D.N.S. report form, documents medications
administered, treatments and procedures performed on appropriate
8. Assist with new admissions, transfers, and discharges. Document
all pertinent information on interdisciplinary notes and 24 hour
D.N.S. report form, document medications administered, treatments
and procedures performed on appropriate records. Protects privacy
and confidentiality of information pertaining to the residents,
Education Experience you need to qualify:
* Must have a current, unencumbered LPN license in the state you
want to practice in.
* As far as education, you will need a LPN certificate, Associate
Degree in Nursing, or Bachelor of Science in Nursing.
* Minimum of one year working in geriatric nursing, including
experience with medication administration, delivery systems and
* One year in a supervisory/management position, with experience
with budgets, staff development, training and scheduling.
* Excellent written and oral communication and motivational skills
are essential to success.
* Ability to creatively problem solve in both resident care and
employee management situations.
* Individual must be a team player, well organized, and
Ways you can advance beyond the Charge Nurse (LPN) role:
Once you master this role, you could consider the Resident Care
Manager (LPN), Staff Development Coordinator, or higher level
clinical jobs which require additional education.
EOE/M/F/VETS/DISABLED At Prestige, it is our promise to personally
touch lives every day. It is a philosophy of caring based on our
core values of integrity, trust, commitment, and respect, that are
at the center of all that we do. We are committed to a diverse and
inclusive workforce that represents all of us, coming from
different experiences, cultures, backgrounds, and viewpoints.
Inclusion is the way we treat one another and how we celebrate what
makes us different.:
Timberview Care Center::
The Timberview Care Center
located in the historic district of Albany, directly across the
street from Albany General Hospital. When you enter our quaint
community, the first thing you hear is laughter; our community
believes happiness is the cornerstone of any community
We spend our days and nights with fascinating people who are full
of wonderful stories to share. We take the time to get to know our
residents and consider each and every one to be a cherished and
respected member of our family.
For patients who need assistance with activities of daily living,
medication management, and periodic assessment and treatment by a
professional staff, Timberview offers quality care with a personal
Any Questions: Contact
Prestige Care is about people helping people, and is rooted in a
philosophy of caring based on our core values - respect, integrity,
commitment, and trust - that are at the center of all we do. Our
mission is to provide quality care, guided by a compassionate heart
and our promise is to personally touch lives every day. At Prestige
we offer a dynamic and collaborative environment where you will not
only make a difference in the lives of others every day; you have
the opportunity to grow professionally, learn new skills and
advance your career.:
Build Your Healthcare Career with Prestige Care:
Prestige Care is a family-owned and operated industry leader in the
skilled nursing, assisted living, and rehabilitation space. As a
Prestige Care team member, you are more than just an employee, you
are part of our family. With a company focus on career development
and advancement, there are many opportunities for advancement at
our over 80 communities and care centers in 8 Western states. The
healthcare career opportunities are endless and we look forward to
collaborating with you to achieve your professional goals. Check
out the career path that you can take with Prestige Care below:
We also offer a full benefits suite to eligible employees that
includes the following:
Medical, dental, and vision coverage:
Employer paid group life and AD and D insurance:
401(k) plan with company match:
Paid vacation, sick days, and holidays:
Employee Assistance Program:
Commitment to career development and continuing education:
Scholarship/ tuition reimbursement:
Employee discounts: cell service, theme parks, and so much
*Benefits may vary by location
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