Senior Living - Memory Care Clinical Services FT Nights LPN

Location
Deland, Florida
Salary
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Posted
Aug 18, 2020
Ref
req46533
Industry
Healthcare
Location: Good Samaritan Society Florida Lutheran

Address: 450 N McDonald Ave, Deland, FL 32724-3698 USA

Employment Type: Full-Time

Shift: 8 Hours - Night Shifts

Job Responsibilities

This position provides nursing services in memory care such as collaborating, monitoring and documenting health related services, as assigned, in a caring, safe and efficient manner and is responsible to perform the following according to location standards and procedures.

Participates with supervising RN and/or appropriate healthcare provider in the development and modification of the resident service plan. Involved in the overall management of medications according to physician's orders. Performs all areas of resident care, monitors, collects and documents health status of residents. Uses clinical judgment and knowledge when monitoring and providing care. Applies and implements appropriate interventions when delegated or assigned by RN or other appropriate healthcare provider. Works under the direction of the supervising RN, preforms tasks as delegated. Reports changes to RN supervisor or appropriate healthcare provider for direction and consultation. Communicates with physicians, family members, and other staff. Monitors and documents resident care by reporting, receiving, and sharing information. Assists with supply needs and participates in quality improvement processes.

Qualifications

Graduate of an accredited school of nursing. Licensure for state of practice is required. At least 6 months personal or professional experience working with or caring for persons with dementia, preferred.

Basic ability to communicate and comprehend; ability to measure and comprehend certain quantities; knowledge of basic nursing skills; knowledge and familiarity with the therapeutic effects and side effects of all medications administered.

Must be able to speak read and write in English and be able to articulate clearly and audibly.

The Good Samaritan Society offers an attractive, employee-approved benefits package for qualifying full-time and part-time employees. The variety of benefits include health benefits, a retirement plan, work/life balance benefits, voluntary benefits and much more! To review all of the great benefits and benefit eligibility, visit https//www.good-sam.com/jobs/benefits

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. For more information including state-specific protections, please visit https//www.good-sam.com/lp/careers/eeo-and-affirmative-action

Division: NURSING SERVICES

Req ID: req46533