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LPN - St. Francis

Company: Avamere
Location: Bellingham
Posted on: May 31, 2021

Job Description:

Overview

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$36+/hour DOE!

Licensed Practical Nurse/LPN:

Status: Full-time & PRN

Schedule: Various Scheduling Options

Shift: Days (6am - 6:30pm) & Nights (6pm - 6:30am) additional $3/hour on Nights

Part-time short shift: 4:30pm - 10:30pm

Location: St. Francis of Bellingham - 3121 Squalicum Parkway 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

T he primary responsibility of this position is to implement and maintain established nursing objectives and standards, provide direct nursing care to the residents and supervise the day to day nursing activities performed by the CNA's.

Responsibilities:

• Prepare and administer medications and review medication cards for completeness and accuracy.
• Provide planning and delivery of direct and indirect patient care • Supervise execution of the resident plan of care and participate in development of the plan of care • Communicate changes in patients' clinical condition with Physicians, Nursing Supervisor/Manager, and co-workers as appropriate

Qualifications: A nursing degree from an accredited college or university A current, unencumbered, active license to practice as an LPN in this state Current BLS Certification Experience in a sub-acute care or long term care setting preferred

Facility Information

St. Francis of Bellingham is a long-standing skilled nursing community nestled along Bellingham Bay with views of the Cascade Mountains. The team at this 120-bed community has cared for seniors in the Bellingham, Washington area for over 30 years. Their services include: skilled nursing, rehabilitation, long-term care, and respite care. They are conveniently located near St. Joseph Hospital.

With a 5-star staffing rating from Medicare, the team is primed to support their patients as they help them work toward their therapy goals.

St. Francis of Bellingham has an engaged team who values the support Avamere provides for programs like tuition assistance and mentorship. Several employees have pursued their nursing degrees through these programs. Some team members have been in the community for over 20 years.

They regularly recognize team members through their employee of the month program and other fun activities, like spirit week.

St. Francis of Bellingham also works regularly to give back locally through local charities, like Dementia Northwest.

The American Health Care Association recognized St. Francis of Bellingham for quality care as part of the Quality Initiative Recognition Program . They have also earned Platinum Level Achievement for exceptional commitment to wound care from United Wound Healing.

Get to know more about St. Francis of Belli ngham on their blog and Facebook .

Keywords: Avamere, Bellingham , LPN - St. Francis, Other , Bellingham, Washington

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