Licensed Practical Nurse - LPN
Do you have a desire to make an impact someone's life? Do you want to go home every day knowing that you have made a difference? Then joining The Echelon is the next step to obtaining a lasting and fulfilling career.
Our brand-new assisted living community, located in Medina, is now hiring Licensed Practical Nurses to provide excellent care to residents at our Assisted Living Community. Full time employees receive monthly attendance bonus incentive, 401K, Paid Time Off, Uniform and Medical Coverage Assistance.
The primary purpose 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 (Care Partners). Such supervision must be in accordance with current federal, state, and local standards, guidelines, and regulations that govern our community, and as may be directed by the Management Team to ensure that the highest degree of quality of care is maintained at all times.
This position requires a current valid Licensed Practical Nurse issued in Ohio.
Must be able to demonstrate leadership and organizational skills, and provide positive attitude, direction, and discipline for the nursing staff.
Up-to-date physical assessment skills and comprehensive knowledge of nursing principles are required.
Recent experience in geriatric or rehabilitative nursing and experience preferred.
Direct the day-to-day functions of the Care Partners in accordance with current regulations, rules and guidelines that govern the assisted living and memory care communities.
Ensure that all Care Partners assigned to you comply with the written policies and procedures established by this community.
Participate in community surveys and inspections made by authorized government agencies as may be requested.
Admit, transfer and discharge patients as required.
Complete incident/accident reports as necessary.
Chart nurses’ notes in an informative and descriptive manner that reflects the care provided the residents, as well as the residents’ response to the care.
Prepare and administer medications as ordered by the physician.
Participates in the training and supervision of Care Partners as needed.
Ensures that residents and families receive the highest quality of service in a caring and compassionate atmosphere, which recognizes the needs and rights of each individual.
Addresses resident and family concerns.
Who are we? The Echelon is designed from the ground up as a premier community and offers an assisted living program specially designed to meet the needs of seniors. Our assisted living community in Medina encourages independence among our members, while offering fun and exciting daily activities, so they can enjoy the benefits of living independently with assistance.