Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - PT Days
at Volunteers of America

Date Posted: 11/25/2019

Job Description

The Homestead of Maplewood, a 61-Bed assisted living facility in Maplewood, MN is seeking for a passionate Part-Time Nurse (LPN or RN) to join our team of healthcare professionals. As a Nurse at Homestead of Maplewood, YOU provide the best quality of care to our residents and their families. 

Shift: Days 8am - 4:30pm Tuesday and Wednesday with the opportunity to pick up additional shifts. 

Responsibilities: 

  • Make rounds to residents to observe their physical and psychosocial status.
  • Observes, records, and reports to supervisor regarding residents’ conditions, reaction to drugs and treatments and significant events.
  • Participates in resident care planning as assigned by the Director of Nursing.
  • Perform nursing techniques for the comfort and well being of the resident.
  • Administers prescribed medications and treatments per MD orders.
  • Keeps families updated on resident condition and documents same.
  • Maintains all required documentation in an accurate and timely manner according to policies and procedures of the facility, including documentation of medications, treatments, restraints, psychotropic medications and skin condition.
  • Accurately transcribes physician’s orders as per facility protocol and forwards necessary information to other departments.
  • Document and report all incidents, accidents that occur involving residents, visitors, and staff.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS:  

  • Current MN RN/LPN License 
  • Effective communicator with staff, families and outside agencies.
  • Ability to prioritize duties.
  • Customer service oriented with knowledge of successful customer service techniques.
  • Ability to understand residents’ charts, doctor’s orders, residents’ plan of care, medication orders.
  • Ability to utilize computers and other electronic devices for tasks such as timekeeping, in-servicing and documentation.
  • New Grads are encouraged to apply. 

EOE M/F/Vets/Disabled

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