CA United States
SUMMARY: The LPN is accountable for offering direct nursing care to the residents, and to oversee the day-to-day nursing actions carried out by nursing assistants. Such supervision should be in accordance with present federal, state, and native requirements, pointers, and laws that govern our facility, and as could also be required by the Director of Nursing to make sure that the best diploma of high quality care is at all times maintained.ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Direct the day-to-day capabilities of the nursing assistants. Meet along with your assigned nursing workers, in addition to help personnel, in planning the shift’s companies, packages and actions. Make written & oral stories/suggestions in regards to the actions of the shift as required. Admit, switch and discharge residents as required. Present management to nursing personnel assigned to your unit/shift.Full & file required record-keeping kinds/charts upon the resident’s admission, switch and/or discharge. Obtain & transcribe phone orders from physicians & file on the Doctor’s Order Kind. Chart nurse’s notes in an informative & descriptive method that displays the care offered to the resident, in addition to the resident’s response to the care. Fill out and full accident/incident stories & undergo Director as required. Carry out routine charting duties as required & in accordance with established charting & documentation insurance policies & procedures.Put together & administer drugs as ordered by the doctor.Develop & preserve a very good working rapport with inter-departmental personnel, in addition to different departments throughout the facility to make sure that nursing companies and actions may be adequately maintained to fulfill the wants of the residents. Create and preserve an environment of heat, private curiosity and optimistic emphasis, in addition to a peaceful setting all through the unit and shift. Obtain/give the nursing report upon reporting in and ending shift obligation hours. Make rounds with physicians as mandatory.Administer skilled companies comparable to: catheterization, tube feedings, suction, making use of and altering dressings/bandages, packs, colostomy, and drainage baggage, taking blood, giving massages and vary of movement workout routines, look after the useless/dying, and so forth., as required.Monitor your assigned personnel to make sure that they’re following established security laws in the usage of tools and provides.Preserve confidentiality of all resident care info together with protected well being info. Report recognized or suspected incidents of unauthorized disclosure of such info. Be certain that all nursing care is offered in privateness and that nursing service personnel knock earlier than coming into the resident’s room. Performs different duties as assigned.
QUALIFICATIONS: To carry out this job efficiently, a person should have the ability to carry out every important obligation satisfactorily. The necessities under are consultant of the data, talent, and/or capability required.
Licensed Sensible Nurse with present unencumbered state license.Should have the ability to learn, write, communicate, and perceive the English language.Should have the ability to make unbiased choices when circumstances warrant such motion.Have to be educated of nursing & medical practices & procedures, in addition to legal guidelines, laws, and pointers that pertain to nursing care services. Present CPR Certification is requiredExperience in Lengthy Time period Care is most well-liked.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The bodily calls for are consultant of people who should be met by an worker to efficiently carry out the important capabilities of this job. Affordable lodging could also be made to allow people with disabilities to carry out the important capabilities.
Should have the ability to transfer intermittently by the workday.Should have the ability to address the psychological and emotional stress of the place.Should operate independently, have flexibility, private integrity, and the power to work successfully with residents, personnel, and help businesses.Should have the ability to push, pull, transfer, and/or life at minimal of 25 kilos to a minimal peak of 5 ft and have the ability to push, pull, transfer and/or carry such weight a minimal distance of fifty ft.