Licensed Practical Nurse (Casual/Per Diem)

Job Description


Genesis is one of the nation's leading providers of post-acute healthcare services from short-term to long-term care and a wide variety of living options and professional clinical services. We are changing how care is delivered by bringing together people like you passionate - highly skilled and motivated to make a difference.


The Licensed Practical Nurse/ Licensed Vocational Nurse is a vitality specialist that helps change the lives of patients and residents each day. A LPN/LVN is responsible for providing a full range of nursing care in an interdisciplinary environment including:


* Resident Evaluation
* Care Planning
* Provision of Direct Patient Care
* Monitoring Patient Care provided by unlicensed staff
* Problem Solving
* Bedside Nursing
* Medication Administration
* Treatments


 


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QUALIFICATIONS:

SPECIFIC EDUCATIONAL/VOCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS: 1. Graduate of an accredited school of nursing, college or university with a current registered nurse licensure by the State Board of Nursing. 2. A minimum of two years full-time or equivalent clinical experience is required and a minimum of one years of clinical experience in long-term care nursing is preferred. 3. This position requires that the employee is able to read, write, speak and understand the spoken English language to ensure the safety and wellbeing of our patients and visitors at the work site when responding to their medical and physical needs. 4. Must provide verification of TST (tuberculin skin test) as required by state law and in accordance with Company policy. TSTs will be administered at the work site if required. 5. Maintains current BLS/CPR certification (All SNFs and Behavioral Centers; ALFs/ILFs as required by State).



Position Type: Casual/Per Diem
Req ID: 316566
Center Name: Ridgewood Center