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$3/hour night shift diff
Licensed Practical Nurse/LPN
Schedule: Rotating days
Shift: Night (6pm - 6:30am)
Location: Avamere Bellingham Healthcare - 1200 Birchwood Ave.
Bellingham, WA 98225
As an LPN with Avamere, you join a team with a culture and
mission to enhance the life of every person we serve. This is more
than a job - it's a place where our team members build lasting
relationships with patients and residents, their families, and
fellow team members.
We are dedicated to keeping our team members and residents safe.
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Employee Perks: Free meals to all employees Tuition assistance
Mentorship opportunities Employee assistance program featuring free
counseling services, financial coaching, legal services and more
Generous employee referral program Paid time off/sick leave (rolls
over annually) 401K retirement plan with employer contributions
Comprehensive benefits package with medical coverage, voluntary
dental, vision, and life insurance, short-term disability, and
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.
Reponsibilities: 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
Qualifications: 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
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
Maintain confidentiality of all resident care information in
accordance with HIPAA guidelines.
Amidst scenic Bellingham, Washington you will find Avamere
Bellingham Healthcare & Rehabilitation Services. This 84-bed
skilled nursing and rehabilitation community fosters a strong
employee culture committed to serving each other and their valued
patients and residents.
Small acts of kindness make a big difference at Avamere .
Compassionate employees take the time to ask patients and residents
how they can make their day better. Sometimes that is giving a word
of encouragement, helping them stay connected with family through
technology, or simply being a listening ear.
All employees and leaders at Avamere Bellingham Healthcare &
Rehabilitation Services join under one mission: to enhance the life
of every person they serve. This is evident at Avamere as managers
assist employees whenever possible and healthcare staff unite to
serve patients and residents.
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