LVN, Charge Nurse for Elmwood Skilled Nursing

LVN, Charge Nurse for Elmwood Skilled Nursing
Available: Now
Full-Time
We are looking for a Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN), Charge Nurse for our Elmwood Care Center Skilled Nursing that will fit the Rowntree Gardens Community. Ours is a community built on the highest respect for every person and unwavering integrity guided by our faith. We consider everyone in our community to be a member of our extended family including staff.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Duties and responsibilities may be added as needed and requested by the Director that are within the scope of this position.
  • Renders nursing care to community members within an assigned unit.
  • Observes and reports symptoms and conditions of residents.
  • Takes and records temperatures, respiration, and pulse.
  • Administers medications and IV's prescribed by physician and records reactions.
  • Sets up treatment trays, prepares instruments and other equipment, accompanies and assists physician with treatments.
  • Assists in administering highly specialized therapy with complicated equipment.
  • Maintains records reflecting community member's condition, medication, and treatments.
  • Assumes responsibility for proper care of complicated apparatus used in treating community members.
  • Supervises the feeding of community members.
  • Maintains a working knowledge of resident's condition at all times.
  • Reviews reports from previous shifts to determine changes in status of residents and assigns duties to nursing personnel.
  • Responsible for notifying Director of Nursing Services (DNS) and/or Administrator of changes in patient condition or other job-related problems.
Job Specification:
  • Full-time 7am-3pm
  • Full-time 11pm-7am
Experience:
  • Must be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing, currently registered and licensed with the California State Board of Nursing.
  • 1-year experience in long-term care preferred.
  • Must be CPR and First Aid certified.
Due to California State regulations we are required to have all of our applicants pass a Background Check, Physical, and a TB test.
I'm Interested

"Kudos to you for creating such a lovely oasis for all your residents"

– Tracy Allspaw