LPN - Licensed Practical Nurse in Nashua, NH at Benchmark Senior Living

Date Posted: 7/9/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Benchmark Senior Living at Nashua Crossings is seeking a Part Time LPN. Come see our flexible shifts that are available: 7am-12 noon, 6-9pm, and 4-9pm shifts.

Benchmark has been a noted as a Top Place to Work by Boston Globe and our Nashua Crossings Community has been deficiency-free for the last 5 years. We are looking for a special nurse to join our team of nursing professionals who love what they do! 

Responsibilities for the LPN include, but not limited to:

  • Responsible for administering/assisting with medications as allowed by state regulations.
  • Measures and accurately records vital signs (temperatures, pulse, respiration, blood pressure weight) where appropriate as per state regulations
  • Familiarity and experience using medical related equipment, including but not limited to, blood pressure kit, personal protective equipment (gloves, mask, goggles, etc.)
  • Identifies and assesses the clinical status of residents
  • Responds to emergencies and personal emergency response system.
  • Often functions as the first point of contact for resident care issues and associate relation issues
  • Observes and reports any significant changes in resident behavior and health to the nursing supervisor, physician, family, LNA’s/RCA’s, and Executive Director per state regulations
  • Effectively communicates with residents, families and members of the care team
  • Ability to be flexible and work in an environment that promotes teamwork and collaboration.

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!