CA United States
SUMMARY: The LPN is liable for offering direct nursing care to the residents, and to oversee the day-to-day nursing actions carried out by nursing assistants. Such supervision have to be in accordance with present federal, state, and native requirements, tips, 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 all the time maintained.ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Direct the day-to-day capabilities of the nursing assistants. Meet together with your assigned nursing employees, in addition to help personnel, in planning the shift’s companies, applications 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 & report on the Doctor’s Order Type. 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 medicines 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 will be adequately maintained to satisfy the wants of the residents. Create and preserve an environment of heat, private curiosity and optimistic emphasis, in addition to a relaxed setting all through the unit and shift. Obtain/give the nursing report upon reporting in and ending shift responsibility hours. Make rounds with physicians as vital.Administer skilled companies corresponding 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 workouts, look after the useless/dying, and so on., 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 identified or suspected incidents of unauthorized disclosure of such info. Make sure 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 be capable to carry out every important responsibility satisfactorily. The necessities beneath are consultant of the data, talent, and/or means required.
Licensed Sensible Nurse with present unencumbered state license.Should be capable to learn, write, communicate, and perceive the English language.Should be capable 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 tips 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 have to 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 be capable to transfer intermittently by way of the workday.Should be capable 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 be capable to push, pull, transfer, and/or life at minimal of 25 kilos to a minimal peak of 5 toes and be capable to push, pull, transfer and/or carry such weight a minimal distance of fifty toes.