LPN - Licensed Practical Nurse in Brentwood, NY, Central Islip, NY, Hauppauge, NY at Benchmark Senior Living

Date Posted: 7/3/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Whisper Woods in Smithtown, oa Benchmark Senior Living community, is seeking PT LPN's who want to be part of an innovative and dynamic community that focuses on making a difference in the lives of seniors. If you would like to join an amazing team that focuses on elevating the human connection, then please call 631-320-3181 to set up an interview.  

Whisper Woods is located at 71 St. Johnland Rd, Smithtown, NY. 11787
www.WhisperWoodsSmithtown.com


Responsibilities of the LPN include:

 

Resident Care

• Coordinates care needs with community providers via an effective case management process
• Measures and accurately records vital signs (temperatures, pulse, respiration, blood pressure weight and height) where appropriate as per state regulations
• Effectively balances service demands with supporting resident independence
• Accurately assesses, communicates, and documents residents’ status
• Observes and reports any significant changes in resident behavior and health to the DON, physician, family, RCA’s, and Executive Director per state regulations
• Successfully implements the plan of care
• Recognizes and assists in the prevention of elder abuse, neglect, and exploitation (financial and other) and reports to appropriate sources per state regulations
• Responds to emergencies and personal emergency response system and knows when to call for backup

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!