LPN Full Time

LPN Full Time Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a LPN Full Time to join our team.

Responsibilities:

  • Orders supplies as requested;
  • Collaborates with other team members in the development, implementation, and evaluation of an individualized plan of care;
  • Adhere to Infection control practices, including Standard Precautions, to prevent the spread of diseases;
  • Supervise and evaluate direct resident care provided by assigned CNAs and initiate action as necessary;
  • Assists in training, supervision and evaluation of nurses’ aides, Resident Aides, and CNAs;
  • Administer patient medications as prescribed by physician;
  • Respond appropriately during emergency situations and provide instruction to nursing assistants;
  • Transcription of medication orders in a timely, error free manner;
  • Performs other job related duties as required;
  • Participate in Quality Assurance Performance Improvement activities of the facility;
  • Interact with Team Members, Residents, and Guests in a courteous and professional manner;
  • Complete documentation per facility protocol and standards of practice;
  • Attends meetings, training and in-services as required;
  • Monitors for and reports change in patient physical or mental status;
  • Perform the responsibilities of the CNAs, as needed.

Requirements:

  • Previous experience in behavioral health preferred;
  • Current Commonwealth of Pennsylvania LPN License;
  • Highly effective listening skills;
  • Strong communication skills;
  • Current CPR/AED certification;
  • Graduation from an accredited Practical Nursing Program;
  • Current LPN license or RN license. (Graduate from approved school of practical nursing. );
  • Work Experience-None required; however, previous nursing home experience and/or working with elderly population preferred;
  • Excellent customer service and organization skills.