Avamere Health Services Licensed Practical Nurse/LPN (AVA) in Medford, Oregon

Licensed Practical Nurse/LPN (AVA)

Category

Nursing

Shift

Noc

Hours

Full-Time

Union Position

No

Location

Avamere at Medford - Waterford/Three Fountains

Address

835 Crater Lake Ave

City

Medford

State

OR

Zip

97504

More information about this job:

Overview:

Now Hiring!

Full-time Noc Licensed Practical Nurse/LPN: Avamere at Three Fountains

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

Avamere at Three Fountains835 Crater Lake AvenueMedford, Oregon 97504www.avamereatthreefountains.com

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 Medford is a 156 bed skilled nursing and rehab facility providing short-term therapeutic rehabilitation, transitional and hospice care, as well as, long-term care. Unique to Avamere at Medford is a fitness center with a swimming pool and gym, a Massage Therapist and in addition, outdoor patios and a wide variety of activities available for patients functioning at different cognitive levels. Join our team as we are currently seeking top notch talent!

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