Good Samaritan Society Charge Nurse - LPN in Pine River, Minnesota

Charge Nurse - LPN Location: 4170 - GSS Pine River Address: 518 Jefferson Ave Pine River, Minnesota, 56474-0029 United States Employment Type: Full-Time Hourly: 16.00 - 17.24 Shift: Night Job Description Responsible to perform the following according to Good Samaritan mission, location standards, procedures and individualized resident care plans. * Assists with formulating a plan of care for residents in pertinent area. Provides nursing care to residents according to physician orders and regulations. Updates plan of care when needed. * Observes and documents observations and care given to residents. Uses the EMR accurately. Assures physicians are notified and orders are processed. Receives and shares information; observes and reports residents' conditions. Responds promptly to resident call lights. Directs and assists with resident, family/significant other education. Notifies family on condition changes etc. * Handles linens properly and disposes of soiled linens, clothing or supplies in adherence to regulations and guidelines. Uses standard precautions by using personal protective equipment and observes transmission guidelines, washes hands between res ident cares. Reports / assures timely follow up of signs / symptoms of resident infections. Qualifications * Graduate of an accredited school of nursing. * Prior work experience in like or related position may be helpful. * Licensure for state of practice is required; current CPR certification or ability to become certified in CPR within 180 days of hire. Knowledge and familiarity with the therapeutic effects and side effects of all medications administered. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, marital status or other protected status. Are you looking for a position where you can make a difference in someone's day? Consider working at Good Samaritan Society! You have the privilege of playing a profound role in so many people's lives, and feeling as blessed by their presence as they are by yours. Our facility in Pine River has a 4 star rating. We offer an impressive variety of benefits to employees in our family like environment. Both Full and Part-time employees begin accruing Paid Time Off and Holiday Pay on their date of hire and are eligible for healthcare benefits the first of the month following 60 days of employment. We also offer scholarships to those pursuing a healthcare career (must work a minimum of 12 hours per week). This position is Monday through Thursday on NOC shift. There will be no weekends attached to this position. Employee will only need to work weekends and holidays as needed for filling vacations. Shift differentials of .30 per hour for PM shift and .60 per hour for NOC shift. If you have questions regarding the position, please call Dawn at 218-587-8412. In the Good Samaritan Society, we believe that "In Christ's Love, Everyone is Someone." Show YOU care, Join us today