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LPN - Bellingham Healthcare

Company: Avamere
Location: Bellingham
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

Overview

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Join our amazing team and #workwithpurpose

$30+/hour!

$3/hour night shift diff

Licensed Practical Nurse/LPN

Status: Full-time

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. Download our flyer that shows our protocols and response to COVID-19 here.

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 AD&D coverage

Details

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 agencies.

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 care facilities.
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 documentation systems.
Maintain confidentiality of all resident care information in accordance with HIPAA guidelines.

Facility Information

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.

Get to know more about this community on their blog and on Facebook.

Keywords: Avamere, Bellingham , LPN - Bellingham Healthcare, Other , Bellingham, Washington

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