Mercy Health LPN LTC Nursing Services Mercy Health The Assumption Village PRN in North Lima, Ohio

LPN LTC Nursing Services Mercy Health The Assumption Village PRN

Job ID: 4663175

Updated: May 17, 2018

Geographic Location: Youngstown

Location: North Lima, OH, United States

Department: LTC Nursing Services

Full/Part Time: PRN

Shift: Other

Standard Hours: 0

Job Summary

The Licensed Practical Nurse works under the direct supervision of the Manager of Nursing Services and is responsible for delivery of resident care through the nursing process of assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation; also supervises the day-to-day nursing activities performed by Nursing Assistants and the activities of ancillary personnel while maintaining standards of professional nursing.

The Licensed Practical Nurse works under the direct supervision of the Director of Nursing and is responsible for delivery of resident care through the nursing process of assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation; also directs and guides patient teaching, activities of ancillary personnel while maintaining standards of professional nursing.

Has knowledge of resident’s condition at all times. Provides nursing care according to physician’s orders and in conformance with recognized nursing techniques and procedures, established standards, and administrative policies. Recognizes and interprets symptoms, reports resident’s condition, and assists with or institutes remedial measures for adverse developments. Assists the physician in diagnostic and therapeutic measures, and administers medications and treatment as prescribed. Maintains accurate and complete records of nursing observations and care. Studies trends and developments in general practices and techniques and evaluates their adaptability to specific nursing duties. Assists in training and supervision of direct-care nursing personnel. Maintains cleanliness of areas. Provides proper care of complicated apparatus used in treating residents. Develops, organizes and implements the modified primary care concept as it applies to specific shift. Coordinates activities with all other shifts to ensure continuity of care. Assigns care areas monthly to shift staff. The Licensed Practical Nurse must be respectful of resident rights at all times.

The Licensed Practical Nurse provides care in accordance with the residents plan of care and in accordance with the organization’s policies, procedures, mission and values.

Qualifications - Minimum

Education:

Must be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing and possess a current, Ohio License and current CPR Certification.

Previous experience working as an LPN in a Long-Term Care/Geriatric facility preferred.

Strong history of demonstrated supervisory skills strongly preferred.

Hours

Hours per pay period: 0

Hours: Varies

As per diem agreement.

Shift and Job Schedule

Job Shift: Other, Job Schedule: Contingent

Equal Employment Opportunity

It is our policy to abide by all Federal and State laws, as well as, the requirements of 41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a), prohibiting discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibiting discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin.