LPN - $3k Sign on Bonus! in Huntington, New York, US at Benchmark Senior Living

Date Posted: 11/8/2022

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Responsibilities for the LPN include:

Direct Supervision

• Closely mentors, guides and assists the Lead Resident Care Assistants in all aspects of their job 

Resident Care

  •  Recognizes and assists in the prevention of elder abuse, neglect, and exploitation (financial and other) and reports to appropriate sources per state regulations
  • Assists with coordination of resident care needs with community providers
  • Measures and accurately records vital signs (temperatures, pulse, respiration, blood pressure weight and height) where appropriate as per state regulations
  • Regularly monitors each resident’s medication and treatment profile to ensure each medication and treatment is administered as ordered and documented accurately
  • Accurately assesses, communicates, and documents residents’ status and ensures proper follow through and documentation
  • Observes and reports any significant changes in resident behavior and health to the Resident Care Director, physician, family, Resident Care Associate, and Executive Director per state regulations
  • Successfully implements the plan of care
  • Conducts regular wellness visits

 

 

 

 

Job Requirements

Requirements:

• Graduate of an approved LPN / Licensed Practical Nurse program (per state requirements)
• Current state licensed as an LPN / Licensed Practical Nurse (as required by state regulation) and CPR certification
• Previous experience working with the elderly in a paid or volunteer position highly desirable

BENEFITS

We believe in offering our employees competitive pay. To learn more about our pay and benefits, please apply today!

 

Looking to fill Evening (3pm - 11pm) & Overnight Shifts (11pm - 7am)  Full-time/Part-time