Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN - Montrose, CO
at Volunteers of America

Date Posted: 7/18/2019

Job Description

Come help us make a difference in the lives that we serve!

Valley Manor Care Center is looking for energetic team players to join our professional nursing staff.  Requires a current Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) license in the State of Colorado.  Experience with skilled long-term care and/or acute short-term care is preferred. 

Retention Bonus up to $5,000.

Shift differential $1.50 evenings, $3.00 nights.

Core Responsibilities: 

Nursing Functions - including charting and documentation, and assessments, follows all shift routines, policy and procedures regarding monitoring of vital signs, weights, administration of medications and treatments.

Resident Care Functions - treat and ensure that residents are treated with respect and dignity, report change of condition to supervisor, immediately report and suspected abuse or neglect, administer professional nursing services.

Personnel Function - attend meetings as scheduled, develop and maintain a good working relationship with CNA's and other departments.

Job Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS:  

1.    Graduate from an accredited school of nursing with current licensure as a Licensed Practical Nurse in the state of practice.
2.    Effective communicator with staff, families and outside agencies.
3.    Ability to prioritize duties.
4.    Customer service oriented with knowledge of successful customer service techniques.
5.    Ability to understand residents’ charts, doctor’s orders, residents’ plan of care, medication orders.
6.    Must posses the ability to effectively gather clinical data in regards to resident status and condition.
7.    Ability to utilize computers and other electronic devices for tasks such as timekeeping, in-servicing and documentation.

To Apply: 

 EOE M/F/Veterans/Disabled

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