Assisted Living/Memory Care Nurse in Lincoln, MA at Benchmark Senior Living

Date Posted: 11/16/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time/Part-Time
  • Location:
    Lincoln, MA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    11/16/2018

Job Description

The Commons in Lincoln Assisted Living/Memory Care unit has several openings for full-time, part-time and per-diem nurses.

Responsibilities/Duties:

• 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, CNA’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 offer medical, dental, vision, flexible spending, 401(k) and other benefits.