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LPN-Licensed Practical Nurse (Skilled Nursing) PRN

Company: Summit Hills
Location: Spartanburg
Posted on: June 11, 2024

Job Description:

Find your new career with a team of HEROES, who are ordinary people doing extraordinary things for seniors. We are dedicated to giving back and supporting our team members, local community, and others worldwide. Come join a team with (6) Industry Best of the Best Awards and help us put People First Always. Come see why Summit Hills is certified as a Great Place to Work! Now accepting applications for PRN LPNs. This position provides hands on, person centered resident care. $26 - $29 per hour with weekend shift differential offered.POSITION SUMMARY: Provides hands on resident care, proper and timely administration of medications and treatments, accurate verbal and written reports and rapid response to any/all emergency situations.ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: - Performs professional and restorative nursing services which include, but not limited to, resident assessments, recording of vital signs, administering medications and treatments. - Keeps timely documentation of written reports and verbal reports ensuring that quality care is provided. - Interacts with the resident's physician, pharmacist and medical personnel as needed. - Following the guidelines as outlined in the Resident Care Plan; assists residents with activities of daily living including bathing, dressing, eating, toileting, hygiene, and mobility. - Assists with in-service and on the job training and mentoring of Team Members. - Participates in and attends all required in-service training and education programs as scheduled. - Other duties as assigned.COMPETENCIES: To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies: - Technical Skills - Individual must demonstrate current and ongoing competence in tasks assigned which indicates a specialized skill in this area above and beyond the average. - Communication - Demonstrates an ability to effectively and regularly transfer information to necessary parties to improve the quality of work and to provide the supervisor with actionable, accurate data. - Initiative - Is self-motivated and personally competitive. Wants to achieve for the good of the Company and the team. Seeks additional work when they have capacity. Demonstrates an ability and desire to bring new ideas and solutions to the supervisor on an ongoing basis. - Flexibility - The ability to quickly adapt to changing conditions. The ability to navigate obstacles with ease and professionalism. - Interpersonal Skills - Focuses on solving conflict, not blaming; listens to others without interrupting; keeps emotions under control; remains open to ideas and tries new things - Teamwork - Balances team and individual responsibilities; encourages others and asks for help when needed. Exhibits patience and compassion. - Professionalism - Ensures service is delivered on time and is of the highest quality. Assumes responsibility for mistakes. Presents themselves in a manner which enhances the brand image. Understands that no information is truly private and conducts online or social networking activities accordingly. - Ethics - Treats people with respect; keeps commitments; inspires the trust of others; works ethically and with integrity; upholds the Company's Guiding Principles:o People First, Alwayso We Exist to Serve our Members o We Have a Responsibility to be FullPhysical Demands, Work Environment, and Expected Hours of Work: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. - This position is very active and requires frequent standing, walking, bending, kneeling, stooping and climbing. - This position will be required to lift or carry weight up to 50 lbs. and ability to push up to 250 pounds independently. - The individual must use proper body mechanics to assist residents in their daily living. - This position regularly requires long hours and frequent night and weekend work.TRAVEL: No travel is expected although occasional travel may be required for training sessions, continuing education opportunities, emergency situations, and other company functions. EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS: - Current state licensure as a Licensed Practical Nurse or Licensed Vocational Nurse in good standing. - Certification in CPR, AED, and First Aid - Four-year college or university degree desired. - 1-2 years' experience in a similar healthcare position preferred.KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES REQUIRED: - Ability to read, write, speak and understand English fluently. - Ability to meet or exceed the company's attendance and punctuality standards. - Ability to use Electronic Records and miscellaneous software and office equipment. - Ability to understand and follow directions as given. - Ability to work with minimal supervision.#SLC1Licenses & CertificationsRequiredLicensed Practical Nurse

Keywords: Summit Hills, Spartanburg , LPN-Licensed Practical Nurse (Skilled Nursing) PRN, Healthcare , Spartanburg, South Carolina

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