Job: Licensed Practical Nurse

Categories Nurse
Salary $25 to $28 an hour
Location Charleston, IL
Job Information

Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) or Registered Nurse (RN)

We are seeking an experienced LPN or RN to work in our Skilled Care Facility. You must be very familiar and experienced working in an Assisted Living and Memory Care setting. This position starts temp and goes to perm after 30days if it’s a fit.      

Overview:

Provides licensed nursing services to the Assisted Living residents, following the guidelines provided by Senior Lifestyle Corporation. This position reports to the Director of Nursing and may be required to supervise other staff positions.

Essential Functions:

  • Responsible for medication administration for the Assisted Living residents in compliance with Federal & State regulations and Senior Lifestyle Corporation guidelines
  • May be responsible for the admissions of new resident to include all admission assessments and documentation
  • Responsible for completing acute and long term care plans
  • May be responsible for clinical system tracking eg. Wounds or infection control under the direction of the director of nursing
  • Provides general consultation regarding health-related concerns within the community
  • Notifies physicians and/or family members of any change in resident’s health and provides proper documentation
  • Responds quickly to all emergencies
  • Maintains close communication with all departments and staff members
  • Provides educational meetings for residents and staff
  • Understands roll in the Safety & Disaster Plan
  • Maintain confidentiality of residents’ and prospective residents’ information
  • Attends all required training, in-service, and staff meetings
  • Strives to maintain a safe working environment through the prevention of accidents, the preservation of equipment, and the achievement of safe working practices
  • Maintains a positive and professional demeanor toward residents, visitors, families, and co-workers
  • Adheres to all policies and procedures
  • Performs other duties as assigned

Qualifications:

  • Must have a Licensed  Practical Nurse or a Registered Nurse in the State of Illinois

Qualified LPN’s or RN’s please forward your resume for review to Eric Caly at ericc@aurastaff.com or call Eric at 773-494-9365 for more information.

 

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