Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

  • Prestige Care, Inc.
  • Ellensburg, WA, USA
  • May 18, 2021

Job Description

Prestige Care, Inc. is actively seeking Full and Part-Time Licensed Practical Nurses (LPN) to join their team in Ellensburg, WA! About: Prestige Post-Acute and Rehabilitation Center – Kittitas is a skilled nursing and rehabilitation center located in Ellensburg, WA, just a few short blocks away from downtown, Kittitas Valley Community Hospital and Mountain View Park. The interdisciplinary team of physicians, nurses, therapists, social workers and healthcare technicians are experts in providing a full range of services. We are able to adapt these services to each patient and their personal circumstances. Our dedicated staff and providers help to measure recovery journeys every step of the way to make sure you or your loved one is receiving the right level of care, and to assist in helping individuals return home with an active, independent lifestyle. Our 3,000 square foot therapy gym and our proven rehabilitation programs combine advanced therapy techniques and equipment to help patients regain a full range of functional abilities to aid in a speedy recovery. Shift Availability: Day- 6am-2pm Day- 6am-2pm Evening-2pm-10pm Full and Part-Time options Benefits: Medical, dental and vision coverage HSA/FSA Accounts Employer Paid Group Life and AD&D insurance 401(k) plan with w/Company Match Paid Vacation and holidays Continuing Education and Professional Development Programs Scholarship/Tuition Reimbursement Program Employee Assistance Program Employee Discounts: Cell Service, Theme Parks and much more! Benefits may vary by location Full-time employees - $250 monthly travel stipend if more than 30 miles from facility Responsibilities: Carries out and assists in the delivery of nursing services to residents, including oversight and direction for caregivers. Maintains and supports good working processes for care staff ensuring continuation of services to residents understands the assisted living philosophy Supervises nonprofessional staff in the daily delivery of resident care, schedules job assignments and develops nursing unit priorities and assists in identifying substitutes for staff absences. Monitors work assignments, provides feedback, evaluates performance, and redirects services as directed by Resident Care Manager or Director of Nursing Services of pertinent problems. Prepares or assists with new admissions, transfers, and discharges, providing direct resident care as determined by resident condition. Completes treatments and procedures, as ordered by the physician, and within scope of practice and related training while observing resident condition and reporting changes to physician and Resident Care Manager. Evaluates and records residents’ needs and responses to medications and administers medications as ordered by the physician and directs medication aides accordingly. Monitors resident skin condition and reports changes or new problems to physician and Resident Care Manager and monitors residents on alert status. Completes incident forms, transcribes and carries out physician orders and notifies family and physician as directed. Documents all pertinent information on interdisciplinary notes and 24-Hour D.N.S. report form, and documents medications, treatments and procedures performed on appropriate records. Respects resident rights to fair and equitable treatment, self-determination, individuality, privacy and property. Assists others with lifting, and attends and participates in training, in-services, and staff meetings. Supports a dignified and caring atmosphere with residents, residents’ families, visitors and staff. Protects privacy and confidentiality of information pertaining to residents, employees, the facility, and company information and records. Maintains a safe and secure working environment and practices safe working habits. Complies with the attendance policy. Maintains neat appearance, good personal hygiene, and appropriate attire. Assists with special projects as assigned and performs other related duties. May be required to supervise the care staff. Requirements: Associate Degree in Nursing Must have a current, unencumbered LPN license 1+ year experience working in geriatric nursing 1+ year of experience with medication administration, delivery systems and pharmacies Geriatric experience or coursework an asset Rehab Experience - Preferred Excellent written and oral communication and motivational skills are essential to success. Ability to creatively problem-solve in both resident care and employee management situations. Must be able to perform the essential job duties with or without reasonable accommodations. Indeed Hire and Prestige Care, Inc. are working together to find the best candidate for this job. By applying, you agree to be contacted by our agent, Indeed Hire, and receive updates via text and phone about your application. Job Types: Full-time, Part-time Experience: geriatric nursing: 1 year (Required) Rehab: 1 year (Preferred) medication administration, delivery systems and pharmacies: 1 year (Required) Med Surg / hospital: 1 year (Preferred) License: unencumbered LPN (Required) Shifts: Morning (Preferred) Mid-Day (Preferred) Evening (Preferred) Overnight (Preferred) Job distance: Ellensburg, WA: Between 31 and 40 miles (Preferred) Nursing Degree: Associates Degree in Nursing (Required) Benefits: Other Schedule: Other