Job: LPN (Nights): Full-time

Title LPN (Nights): Full-time
Categories Mt. St. Francis Nursing Center
Location Colorado Springs 80919
Job Information

Position Overview: Under the direction of Nursing Center management, the LPN is responsible for providing prescribed medical treatment and personal care services to residents in the Nursing Center.  Typical responsibilities include administering medications, keeping accurate records, taking vitals, dressing wounds, collecting samples for analysis, assessing residents and responding to their changes/needs, updating care plans, and assisting residents with basic needs and comfort.  Nurse shall provide direct nursing care according to all organizational policies and procedures.

Key Duties & Responsibilities:

People: The LPN will work as a member of our team ensuring the timely and appropriate care of residents.  He/she will communicate effectively with co-workers and Nurse Manager and will be attentive and sensitive to the needs of the residents, help to establish and maintain an atmosphere conducive to rest, quiet, and peaceful living, and provide a safe and clutter-free environment.  LPN will demonstrate empathy and compassion in daily interactions with residents, and supervise assigned CNAs.

Quality: The LPN must adhere to all safety and procedural requirements in order to provide quality care.  He/she must follow the documented care plan, accurately transcribe physician orders, and record all resident care.

Operational Excellence:  The LPN will participate in care planning, admissions and discharge processes, and orientation of new staff.  He/she will attend in-service training and seminars, and perform all work with high ethical and performance standards.

Qualifications:

  • Must have current LPN license and CPR certification
  • AN or BSN is required
  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Minimum of two years of experience in long term care preferred
  • Ability to stand and walk frequently
  • Experience with dementia is a plus

Schedule:  Average 32 – 40 hours per week.  Shift is 10:00 pm – 6:30 am, including every other weekend and some holidays.

Shift Differential Pay: $2.00/hour weekday nights; $4.00/hour weekend nights

Benefits:   We offer competitive wages, excellent insurance plans (medical, dental, short/long term disability and life insurance), Paid Time Off (PTO), Personal Time, Sick Leave, and 401(k) with up to 4% employer match.

Mount St. Francis Nursing Center is an Equal Opportunity and E-Verify Employer and provides reasonable accommodations consistent with its legal obligations.

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