LPN - Licensed Practical Nurse in Danbury, CT at Benchmark Senior Living

Date Posted: 3/9/2020

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Job Description

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Ridgefield Crossings, a Benchmark Senior Living Community, located in northwestern Fairfield County CT is currently seeking a full-time LPN. 

Responsibilities for 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


• 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


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