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

Date Posted: 2/3/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

The Village at Kensington Place is looking for part-time LPN's to join our team!

At Benchmark Senior Living, we impact lives through human connection. We are thought leaders in assisted living creating quality experiences and inspiring personal growth for our residents and associates while caring for seniors in a beautiful, home-like setting.  

We offer competitive pay and great benefits!  Call today for an immediate interview.  Apply online 

511 Kensington Ave
Meriden, CT
203-235-0181

 

Responsibilities for the LPN include:

• 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!