AkronRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Akron jobs

LPN Nurse

Company: Ohio Living
Location: Akron
Posted on: February 25, 2021

Job Description:

OVERVIEW$3,500 Sign-On Bonus for Full Time!The Charge Nurse - LPN supervises the day-to-day nursing activities of the State Tested Nursing Assistants (STNA) in accordance with company standards and federal, state, and local standards, guidelines, and regulations to ensure that the highest degree of quality care is maintained at all times.RESPONSIBILITIESOperations Management and Administration

  • Directs the day-to-day functions of the nursing activities in accordance with current rules, regulations, and guidelines that govern the facility, including the making of work assignments to Nursing Assistants.
  • Assists in implementing methods for coordinating nursing services to ensure continuity of residents care.
  • Administers medications and treatments in accordance with physician orders and nursing standards of practice.
  • Represents the nursing department during Interdisciplinary Care Plan meetings. Is able to answer questions related to the plan of care and delivery of services.
  • Participates in various committee meetings.
  • Makes work assignments and meets with Nursing Assistants regularly to assist in identifying and correcting problem areas, and the improvement of care and services.
  • Provides direct nursing care as needed.
  • Consults with the resident's physicians in planning resident care, treatment, rehabilitation, etc. as needed.
  • Notifies residents' physicians and families when there is a change in the resident's condition.
  • Authorizes and monitors the use of restraints when necessary and in accordance with the facility policies and procedures.
  • Admits, transfers and discharges patients as necessary.
  • Works with Unit Manager to help reduce hospital readmissions.
  • Attends all-employee and departmental meetings and in-service training as scheduled or as directed.Quality, Compliance, and Risk Management
    • Ensures that nursing procedures are followed by nursing service personnel, and that they reflect the day-to-day nursing care procedures used by the facility.
    • Participates in the maintenance and implementation of the facility's quality assurance program.
    • Ensures the procedures for the administration, storage and control of medications and supplies are being followed by nursing staff.
    • Ensures that resident rooms, treatment areas, work areas and equipment are maintained in a clean, sanitary, and safe manner. People Management and Development
      • Supervises STNAs.
      • Fosters a positive work environment that attracts, retains, and motivates employees.
      • Interviews, selects, and orients new direct reports.
      • Defines, establishes, and promotes performance expectations so direct reports understand and demonstrate excellence through high quality and consistent performance.
      • Evaluates job performance of direct reports in accordance with the company policy and procedure and provides developmental guidance to staff for improved performance and growth.
      • Monitors accountability with organization requirements prescribed by the Employee Handbook. Documents and engages employees who are routinely not observing these requirements in an effort to achieve compliance. Works with Human Resources when circumstances arise that necessitate further documentation and intervention.
      • Participates in the development, planning, scheduling, conducting, and monitoring of in-service training programs, on-the-job training, and orientation programs for departmental staff.
      • Ensures that there is a reasonable and sufficient plan for staffing should a direct report be absent or a direct reporting position be vacant.
      • Responds timely and thoughtfully to questions, requests, and work product from departmental staff that has been provided for review and approval. All other duties as assigned.QUALIFICATIONSEducation
        • Current unencumbered license for the state of Ohio to practice as a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN).Experience
          • One year of clinical experience in a hospital, long term care facility, or other related health care facility preferred.
          • Supervisory experience in a long-term care, hospital, or other related healthcare setting preferred.
          • Proficiency with electronic medical records (EMR) preferred.Other Requirements
            • Must be able to read, write, speak, and understand the English language.LOCATION INFORMATIONOhio Living Rockynol is Akron's premier life plan community. Services include long-term nursing care, memory care, short-term rehabilitation, outpatient therapy and assisted living. The campus also offers independent living apartments. Most importantly, we're a company that:
              • chooses to operate as a faith-based, not-for-profit organization
              • makes its mission the heart of our organization
              • has a reputation for consistently exceeding the needs and expectations of those we serve
              • provides an engaging, team-oriented workplace dedicated to career, family and faith
              • commits to recognizing our employees for a job well doneWe're looking for people who:
                • have a passion for helping people, solving problems and contributing to a positive work environment
                • are excited about bringing their personal standards and ideals to work each day
                • understand that HOW you do your job is just as important as WHAT you do in your jobWhy work at Ohio Living Rockynol?Our residents and employees have access to an on-campus library and a walking trail throughout our 15 acres of beautiful park-like grounds. Depending on an employee's full-time, part-time or PRN status, they may benefit from:
                  • competitive wages
                  • affordable medical, dental, and vision insurance
                  • 403b retirement savings
                  • paid time off
                  • training, continuing education, and education assistance
                  • pay advances up to $500
                  • free meals/meal allowance
                  • the latest technology
                  • unlimited career opportunities
                  • and much more!Who is Ohio Living?Headquartered in Columbus, Ohio Living is one of the nation's largest not-for-profit, multi-site senior living organizations. Since its founding in 1922, Ohio Living has defined the highest standards of quality of life for adults through its 12 life plan communities and Ohio Living Home Health & Hospice in 50 Ohio counties.Our mission is to provide adults with caring and quality services toward the enhancement of physical, mental and spiritual well-being consistent with the Christian Gospel.Our Values:Care Integrity Customer ServiceInnovation Financial Stewardship Leadership

Keywords: Ohio Living, Akron , LPN Nurse, Healthcare , Akron, Ohio

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Other Healthcare Jobs


Internal Medicine opening in OH
Description: Internal Medicine opening in Newark, Ohio. This and other physician jobs brought to you by DocCafe.com Physician opportunity: Internal Medicine Location: Newark, Ohio 30 miles East of Columbus, Ohio (more...)
Company: Archway Physician Recruitment
Location: Newark
Posted on: 03/6/2021

MSTELE Travel RN - Job Id: JO03005449
Description: Medical Staffing Options is seeking a
Company: Medical Staffing Options
Location: Euclid
Posted on: 03/6/2021

Elara Caring: Licensed Practical Nurse Lpn Home Health
Description: At Elara Caring, we have
Company: Elara Caring
Location: Mentor
Posted on: 03/6/2021


Medical Surgical RN Travel Nurse Assignments - Med Surg
Description: Medical Surgical RN - Nationwide Travel Nurse Assignments Are you looking for a new nursing job Would you like to spend the season somewhere you've never been Hospitals nationwide are looking for qualified (more...)
Company: HealthCare Traveler Jobs
Location: Mentor
Posted on: 03/6/2021

ICU RN Intensive Care Units, Travel Registered Nurse
Description: Travel Nurses Needed - RN Intensive Care Units br Nationwide Registered Nurse Travel Jobs br Looking for a Intensive Care Unit travel assignment You are in the right place, the HCEN Network of staffing (more...)
Company: RN Travel HealthCare Jobs
Location: Strongsville
Posted on: 03/6/2021

Travel Respiratory Therapist / RT - Multiple Assignments
Description: Respiratory Therapist RRT, CRT br Locum Tenens Travel Assignments br br The HCEN Client Staffing Agencies have made a special request for br Respiratory Therapist interested in Wyoming opportunities (more...)
Company: HealthCare Employment Network, LLC.
Location: Newark
Posted on: 03/6/2021

Physician - Urology
Description: Urology opening in Newark, Ohio. This and other physician jobs brought to you by DocCafe.com Barton has your next
Company: Barton Associates
Location: Newark
Posted on: 03/6/2021

RN - Home Health - Mentor, OH
Description: Location: Mentor-on-the-Lake, OH Description: Judge Healthcare is currently seeking a Home Health Registered Nurse for one of our top healthcare clients in the Mentor area Position Details: Location : (more...)
Company: The Judge Group
Location: Mentor
Posted on: 03/6/2021

Surgery Department - Special Procedures Travel RN
Description: Travel Surgery Nurses Needed - Special Procedures RNs Nationwide Travel RN Nursing Assignments br br Looking for a Surgical Services travel assignment You are in the right place, the HCEN Network (more...)
Company: RN Travel HealthCare Jobs
Location: Mentor
Posted on: 03/6/2021

Internal Medicine Physician Needed
Description: Internal Medicine Physicians Needed for Full- and Part-Time Careers with Fast Growing Post-Acute Care Practice Get Your Life Back - No Nights, No Call, No Weekends Join Vohra Wound Physicians, the largest (more...)
Company: Vohra Wound Physicians
Location: Mansfield
Posted on: 03/6/2021

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Ohio jobs by following @recnetOH on Twitter!

Akron RSS job feeds