CentraState Healthcare System

LPN - The Manor

Posted Date 2 weeks ago(11/11/2021 8:33 AM)
ID
2021-12075
Position Type
Regular Full-Time
Location
The Manor Health and Rehabilitation Center
Shift
Evening
Work Schedule
3P-11:30P

Overview

Provides skilled nursing by performing assigned duties and services required to deliver quality Resident care. Follows established standards, JCAHO and CentraState policies and procedures.

Responsibilities

  • Provides considerate respectful care focused upon the Residents' individual needs.
  • Affirms the Resident's right to make decisions regarding his/her medical care, including the decision to discontinue treatment, to the extent permitted by law.
  • Demonstrates the ability to obtain information and interpret information in terms of the needs of the age of the Residents cared for.
  • Demonstrates knowledge of growth, development and/or adult health throughout the life span as appropriate to the job performed.
  • Successfully completes life-span education as appropriate. Successfully completes life-span education as appropriate.
  • Correctly performs all scheduled and assigned tasks while continually observing Resident needs.
  • Delegates and monitors components of care to professional and nonprofessional caregivers as appropriate.
  • Implements basic nursing care and assists Residents with activities of daily living.
  • Accurately collects Resident data utilizing learned technical skills under the direction of the RN.
  • Makes decisions that demonstrate knowledge of nursing practice and utilizes sound judgment in clinical and Resident care situations.
  • Participates in preparation and intervention of diagnostic or therapeutic Resident care.
  • Demonstrates accountability for administration, observation, charting and reporting effects of drugs, intravenous, and other therapeutic and diagnostic measures in a safe and accurate manner.
  • Administers medications following CSHS policies and manufactures' instructions.
  • Recognizes adverse reactions to medications and takes immediate and appropriate actions. Follows CSHS policy regarding restraint application, documentation and observation.
  • Consistently includes Resident and family in the development of an individualized plan of care.
  • Performs pain (5th vital sign) screening as indicated, notifies the RN immediately of patient's report of pain or discomfort, and provides appropriate non-pharmacologic interventions as directed by RN.
  • Documents pain assessment, intervention and follow-up.
  • Documents reassessment of pain as per hospital policy.
  • Provides Resident/family education regarding pain.
  • Notifies physician for unrelieved pain as indicated.

Qualifications

Education:

Graduate of an approved program for licensed practical nurses and licensed to practice in NJ.

 

Work Experience:

Related experience preferred.

 

Licenses and Certifications:

LPN license/New Jersey required.

BLS certification required.

 

Required Knowledge and Skills:

Strong professional, organizational, and interpersonal skills to effectively relate with all members of the healthcare team.

About Us

CentraState Healthcare System aims to enhance the health and well-being of our communities through the compassionate delivery of quality healthcare. We are confident that you will find success within CentraState Healthcare System, which is Magnet Recognized and was designation a Great Place to Work-Certified™ company by Great Place to Work®. When you bring your talent to CentraState, you are joining a trailblazing healthcare facility, committed to providing in high-quality, patient-focused care. Join us in making incredible strides in healthcare, and making a difference in our community.

 

We believe in enriching the lives of our employees through work/life balance initiatives, tuition assistance, career advancement opportunities and much more.

 

Find out why our employees love their jobs and being part of the CentraState family!

 

What We Offer:

  • Highly competitive compensation
  • Excellent benefits package and rewards program
  • Leading edge technology
  • Great staff-to-patient ratio’s
  • Career Development and Growth Opportunity
  • Tuition Reimbursement Program
  • Comprehensive Retirement / Savings Programs
  • Continuing Education / Onsite Training
  • A warm, welcoming company culture based upon mutual respect and a collaborative goal of providing excellent patient care
  • Profit Sharing Program
  • Concierge Services with Work & Family Benefits
  • Magnet recognized healthcare facility

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