Active Day Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) one day per week and one Saturday per month in Ft Thomas, Kentucky
The Licensed Practical Nurse provides nursing care to members in accordance with physician's orders and emergent needs. Duties involve providing instruction and assistance to members, staff and family members. The Licensed Practical Nurse ensures that all work complies with company policies and procedures, safety and regulatory laws and standards.
Provides nursing care to members according to individual plan of care, physician's orders and emergency needs.
Observes, monitors and documents members' vital signs and responses to treatments and medications, reporting abnormalities to Director of Nursing.
Assists members as needed with daily functional activities, including but not limited to, hygiene, meals, ambulation, arrivals and departures, and social activities.
Provides health education and instruction to staff, members and family members.
Provides emergency care as required.
May be required to administer medications with appropriate certification and supervision by the Registered Nurse.
LPN License, CPR certification, and valid malpractice insurance policy if applicable.
1 year full time equivalent experience in a licensed health care facility. Geriatric and long term care experience preferred.
May be required to be bilingual (English/Spanish).
Knowledge of company policies and procedures.
Knowledge of Dept of Health and Senior Services Manuals of Standards for Adult Day Health Care Licensure.
Knowledge of applicable state and federal environmental and OSHA regulations.
Ability to demonstrate good English communication skills, both orally and in writing.
Ability to demonstrate excellent interpersonal skills.
Ability to demonstrate excellent organizational skills.
Ability to make independent decisions under supervision of Director of Nursing.
Ability to handle multiple priorities.
Ability to work flexible schedules on demand.
External Company Name: Active Day
External Company URL: https://www.activeday.com/
Street: 90 Alexandria Pike, Suites 4-7
Post End Date: 9/6/2019