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Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) $5,000 Sign on Bonus!

Company: The Aspenwood Company - Village on the Park Benton
Location: Bentonville
Posted on: November 25, 2022

Job Description:

The Aspenwood Company, a leader in the senior living industry has an outstanding opportunities for experienced Full Time and Part Time Licensed Practical Nurses at our Village on the Park Bentonville location an Independent and Assisted Living with Memory Care senior living community.Pay Range: $23.00/hr. - $26.00/hr.Full Time:7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.Part Time:Saturday and Sunday - 7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.Must be available to work holidays and weekends.$5,000 Sign on Bonus! (Full Time Only)$650, after 3 months of employment$1,000, after 6 months of employment$1,350, after 9 months of employment$2,000, after 1 year of employmentLicensed Practical Nurse (LVN) works under the direction of the RN Director of Resident Care and in compliance with Physicians' orders. LPNs primarily provide nursing care to patients in accordance with the established standards and practices, and with the guidance and supervision of a licensed nurse. This position provides nursing services to residents in a senior living community, including assisted living and memory care.Nursing ResponsibilitiesPrepares and administers medications understanding the facility's protocols for safety of residents. Administer medication per physician orders. Observe for any adverse reaction and notify physician accordingly.Performs basic nursing care such as taking vital signs, changing dressings, monitoring catheters, and recording food and fluid intake and output.Orders medical supplies, narcotics and medications.Receives and logs medications in the centrally stored medication logbook.Communicates clearly with residents, families, physicians and co-workers regarding resident's change of condition and nursing care.Uses sensory and cognitive functions to process and prioritize information, treatment and follow-up.Provides first aid to residents when needed.Report changes in patient status to supervisor such as hospitalization, discharges, and physician appointmentsResident ManagementRespond to the needs of residents, families and visitors by providing immediate and courteous assistanceAssist patient in learning appropriate self-care activitiesComplianceOrganizes and monitors human and material resources necessary for meeting needs of patient.Provides accurate and timely documentation consistent with the service plan/plan of care.Follows department guidelines as well as Safety Protocols and OSHA standards.Documents activities and interventions done.MiscellaneousCommunicates directly with other disciplines involved in patient care on a regular basis, including weekends.Completes all assigned duties that may change from time-to-time according to resident needs, staffing levels, and working circumstances.Member of the community's emergency response team.Maintains a professional appearance and good personal hygiene per company policies.Education/Training/Experience1-2 years of related experience, preferably in a senior living/care setting.Graduated from an accredited program for a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)Licensed LVN/LPN in the appropriate StateExperience in geriatric nursing, emergency care, first-aidMust obtain valid Continuing Education credits as required by the State.Skill, Qualities and Characteristics:Experience with basic computer skills in Word and Excel. Excellent communication and customer service skillsDemonstrate competence in oral and written communicationMust be organized, attentive to detail, and possess a positive, friendly and professional demeanorMust be flexible with changing priorities and able to communicate in a diplomatic and professional mannerPre-employment background check and drug screen required.EOE/M/F/D/VThe Aspenwood Company considers the health and safety of its residents, family members, and team members as its highest priorities. All offers of employment with The Aspenwood Company are conditioned on completing and passing a background and drug test, participating in mandatory vaccine programs (e.g., Covid-19, Flu), participating in testing requirements (e.g. Covid-19, TB) and using designated PPE when required.

Keywords: The Aspenwood Company - Village on the Park Benton, Springdale , Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) $5,000 Sign on Bonus!, Other , Bentonville, Arkansas

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