Avamere Health Services Licensed Practical Nurse/LPN (AVA) in Shoreline, Washington

Licensed Practical Nurse/LPN (AVA)

Category

Nursing

Shift

Various Shifts

Hours

Per Diem

Union Position

No

Location

Richmond Beach Rehab

Address

19235 15th Ave NW

City

Shoreline

State

WA

Zip

98177

More information about this job:

Overview:

Now Hiring!

Per Diem Licensed Practical Nurse/LPN: Richmond Beach Rehab

Various shifts available!

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

Richmond Beach Rehab19235 15th Ave NWShoreline, WA 98177(206) 546-2666

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.

Richmond Beach Rehab is a 140-bed skilled nursing and rehab facility providing short-term therapeutic rehabilitation, outpatient therapy and respite care, as well as, long-term care; all the services that are vital for one to heal, regain strength, and improve their overall well-being. Richmond Beach offers a multitude of activities for their high functioning patients, sitting rooms, and three very large outdoor patios which become very popular during the summer months. Richmond Beach Rehab is currently looking for top notch talent to join their all-star team.

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