LPN/Licensed Practical Nurse with Sign On Bonus in Providence, RI at Benchmark Senior Living

Date Posted: 10/1/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Sign-on Bonus: FT $500 and PT $250

Capitol Ridge at Providence is seeking a FT and PT LPN. We are changing how care is delivered by bringing together people like you; passionate, highly skilled and motivated to make a difference! We inspire you by honoring the passion you have for serving and caring for our residents. Come join us and be part of an amazing team at Capitol Ridge!

Responsibilities for the LPN include:

• Directs and supervises the daily work assignments of the Resident Care Assistants
• Is the first point of contact for the care associates regarding assignment questions or concerns
• Closely mentors, guides and directs the Lead Resident Care Assistants in all aspects of their job.

• 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
• Observes and reports any significant changes in resident behavior and health to the DON
• 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 RI LPN / Licensed Practical Nurse program 

• 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!