Licensed Practical Nurse -LPN
at Guardian Elder Care

Date Posted: 4/5/2018

Job Description



Guardian Elder Care is a growing family of skilled nursing facilities committed to providing the highest quality of care and service to our residents.   Guided by our mission and legacy values, we are relentlessly driven to achieve the best outcomes for those whom we serve.  



Knowledge, Skills and Abilities : Position requires demonstrated knowledge and ability to provide nursing care for residents pursuant to established standards of practice; demonstrate effective verbal and written communication in English; ability to establish and maintain effective professional working relationships; maintain records/files/reports. Position requires full range of body motion including handling and moving residents; physical dexterity; good hand-eye coordination; standing and walking for extended periods; lift and carry items weighing up to 50 pounds; corrected vision and hearing to normal range.



Job Responsibilities 




•         Work to achieve and maintain continuity of resident care by assisting in planning and exchanging information with other health professionals, as well as family members.




•         Provide physical and emotional support to the residents.




•         Observe and report significant changes in resident condition.




•         Assist with resident admissions, transfers, and discharges.




•         Assist Physician and RN in performing specialized procedures.




•         Document changes in condition, physician visits, and provide a monthly summary of resident activities.




•         Respond to emergency situations competently and calmly; exercise appropriate judgment.




•         Provide direct supervision to the nurse aides and assist in planning and coordinating quality care.



Benefits



 We are a tight-knit, family-oriented team, committed to operating with the utmost integrity and compassion. Our focus on clinical excellence carries over to our numerous professional development and continuing education opportunities, as well as the schedule flexibility that allows you to maintain a satisfying work-life balance.



Your hard work and professional dedication will be rewarded with a competitive compensation package with full benefits, including the following:




•         Health, Dental, and Vision coverage




•         Life Insurance




•         401(k) with employer match,




•         Paid vacation




•         Paid holidays




•         Tuition reimbursement



Job Requirements

The preferred candidate will possess the following:


  • A passion for long term care.

  • Valid PA LPN license without restrictions. 

  • Experience with Point Click Care is a big plus.



E.O.E

Job Snapshot

About Us

As Guardian grows, we look for quality people who can identify with our philosophy and goals. We are looking for KEEPERS. What are KEEPERS? "KEEPERS" is what makes the staff of Guardian Elder Care a powerful force in the healthcare industry.

As Guardian continues to grow and expand, we are looking for special people to join our team: people who will embrace our unparalleled OnGuard culture.Every day. In every interaction. With every patient. With every co-worker. For this culture is what truly sets us apart.

The OnGuard culture is our company’s overarching philosophy to create the optimal experience for every person who enters one of our facilities. OnGuard uniquely empowers each employee to care deeply. This level of caring means acting quickly on the resident or family member’s behalf without having to ask permission; giving of oneself in a way that warms, heals, calms, delights; being ready with a solution to any problem that arises; and joyfully going that extra mile. With OnGuard, you never have to ask permission to care; it is inherent in your role as one of our valued team members.

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