Five Star Senior Living Inc. Licensed Practical Nurse-SNF in Littleton, Colorado

Location InformationCherrelyn Healthcare Center is a beautiful community in Littleton, CO,with more than 180 units offering skilled nursing care. Key ResponsibilitiesAt this time, we are seeking a Licensed Practical Nurse to join our team!Primary responsibilities include but are not limited to:To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform eachkey function satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enableindividuals with disabilities to perform the key functions.Institutes appropriate nursing intervention which might be required tostabilize a resident's condition and/or prevent complication.Makes daily resident rounds to interview physical and emotional status and toimplement any required nursing interventions.Responds to resident and family concerns and ensures that each concern isdocumented and a resolution is initiated or communicated to appropriate staff.Coordinates admission, discharge and transfer of residents.Obtains report from nurse he or she is relieving, provides report to nursecoming on duty and keeps the charge nurse or others (as appropriate)informed about the status of residents and related matters. QualificationsCurrent Licensed L.P.N., preferably with experience in long-term care ofgeriatric nursing2-4 Years of experience requiredCurrent CPR certification requiredAdditional certification in nursing specialty desiredAbility to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measureAbility to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concretevariablesEvery other weekend required for full-time positionsPRN - one weekend worked every month required. Shift/HoursDay, Evening, Nights About UsFive Star Senior Living, a national healthcare and senior living providerheadquartered in Newton, Massachusetts, proudly offers the highest qualityservice and care with the warmth and hospitality of home. Founded in 2000,Five Star has two major operating divisions: Five Star Senior Living andFive Star Rehabilitation Services. The Five Star Senior Living divisionincludes more than 260 senior living communities across the United States andis one of the country's largest providers of quality retirement living inthe nation offering Independent Living, Assisted Living,Alzheimer's/Memory Care, Healthcare Centers with Skilled Nursing &Rehabilitation and Continuing Care Retirement Communities. Five StarRehabilitation Services include outpatient rehabilitation, day programs,and respite/short stay options.EEOCFive Star prohibits discrimination against any employee or applicant foremployment with regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexualorientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age,marital status, genetic information, disability or veteran status. Inaddition to federal requirements, Five Star complies with applicable stateand local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location inwhich the company has communities and/or facilities. This policy applies toall terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to,recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff,recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.