PRN LPNin Clinical

Employment Type

: Full-Time

Industry

: Miscellaneous



Location Information
Morningside of Sheffield is a beautiful community in Sheffield, AL,
with more than 50 units offering assisted living.
Key Responsibilities
At this time, we are seeking a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) to join
our team!
Responsibilities
* Institutes appropriate nursing intervention which might be
required to stabilize a resident's condition and/or prevent
complication.
* Makes daily resident rounds to interview physical and emotional
status and to implement any required nursing interventions.
* Responds to resident and family concerns and ensures that each
concern is documented and a resolution is initiated or
communicated to appropriate staff.
* Coordinates admission, discharge and transfer of residents.
* Obtains report from nurse he or she is relieving, provides report
to nurse coming on duty and keeps the charge nurse or others (as
appropriate) informed about the status of residents and related
matters.
* Prepares, administer and documents medications following accepted
practices.
* Consults with licensed or registered nurse, physician or licensed
independent practitioner.
* Clarifies any order or treatment regimen believed to be
inaccurate, ineffective or contraindicated by consulting with the
appropriate licensed practitioner.
* Other duties as assigned.
Qualifications
* Current Licensed L.P.N., preferably with experience in long-term
care of geriatric nursing.
* 2-4 Years of experience required.
* Current CPR certification and additional certification in nursing
specialty desired.
* Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of
measure.
* Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of
concrete variables.
Shift/Hours
Evening
About Five Star
Five Star Senior Living Inc., a national healthcare and senior living
provider headquartered in Newton, Massachusetts, proudly offers the
highest quality service and care with the warmth and hospitality of
home. Founded in 2000, Five Star has two major operating division:
Five Star Senior Living and AGEILITY Physical Therapy Solutions.
The Five Star Senior Living division includes more than 280
Independent Living, Assisted Living, Alzheimer's/Memory Care,
Healthcare Centers with Skilled Nursing & Rehabilitation and
Continuing Care Retirement Communities. With communities in over 30
states and more than 25,000 team members, Five Star is committed to
maximizing our residents' independence and enhancing their lifestyles.
The Ageility division provides both inpatient and outpatient services
to over 150 communities. These services are provided both within Five
Star and to customers externally. We offer Physical, Occupational and
Speech Therapy Services. Our specialty programs includes our Step up
to Stop falls Program, "Connections" our memory care therapy program,
and our executive functioning program that focuses on cognitive
strategies aimed at keeping our residents independent in areas such as
medication management and house hold functions.
EEOC
Five Star prohibits discrimination against any employee or applicant
for employment with regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual
orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age,
marital status, genetic information, disability or veteran status. In
addition to federal requirements, Five Star complies with applicable
state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in
every location in which the company has communities and/or facilities.
This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment,
including, but not limited to, recruiting, hiring, placement,
promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence,
compensation and training.

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