Elderwood/Pediatric/PostAcute/Woodmark LPN - Licensed Practical Nurse in Tonawanda, New York
Pay: $23.00 - $34.00 / hour
$7500 sign on bonus for full time LPNs!
Full Time evening shifts available.
- NEW! Staff are eligible to opt out of certain elected benefit options in exchange for up to 16% in additional pay!
Elderwood is in growth mode and currently looking for a Resident Care Supervisor / Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) to join our team! Assisted living settings are an excellent starting point for new graduate nurses! Our Licensed Practical Nurses assist in ensuring the general health and well-being of our residents by providing nursing care. This position is responsible for assisting with medications and monitoring the personal care services provided by Resident Assistants; and reporting care and change in condition of residents to staff of next shift and Director of Nursing.
Dramatically Increased Wages!
401K Retirement Plan with Company Match, Close to thruway entrances/exits, Dramatically Increased Wages!, Enjoy being a part of a strong and diverse team, Free meal each shift!, Free On-Site Parking, Free Uniforms, Friendly and supportive staff, Strong leadership, Tuition reimbursement program
Supervise/Administer and/or assist with medications to assigned residents; monitor monthly residents participating in self-medication program.
Monitor the personal care provided by Resident Assistants.
Assist Resident Assistants with direct care of residents, as necessary.
Report to Director of Nursing change in condition, daily needs, and progress of residents.
Follow the plan of care for each resident.
Responsible for all aspects of receiving, storing and distributing controlled substance medications; ensure proper placement and use of medication stored by facility including med cart and medication room refrigerator.
Maintain documentation regarding the provision of care to residents in the Case Notes, Medication Administration Records and other required records.
Assist in problem-solving related to staffing, supplies and resident care during shift.
Ensure that resident care standards are maintained in performance of duties, and that the rights of residents and preferences in care and treatment are respected.
Receive and store lost/found articles and notify the Director of Nursing and/or Case Manager
Ensure that residents are treated with respect and kindness at all times
Credentials as a Licensed Practical Nurse with a current State license required.
Experience in geriatric nursing preferred.
Organizational skills and ability to supervise department staff effectively and work well with personnel of other departments required; ensures high standards of care are maintained.
Elderwood expects all current and new employees to be vaccinated against COVID-19. If hired, you will be required to provide proof of vaccination. Employees may request a medical exemption from vaccination.
WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. Applicants and employees are considered for positions and are evaluated without regard to mental or physical disability, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status or any other protected Federal, State/Province or Local status unrelated to the performance of the work involved.
Requisition ID: 2023-26198
Shift: 3pm - 11pm
Street: 111 Ensminger Road