Project Description

LPN Weekend Package

We are seeking to fill the following Full Time or Part Time Weekend Package shifts in our Health Center and Skilled Nursing Facility areas.

Full Time Opening:

  • 2nd shift (2:00pm-10:30pm)
  • 3rd shift (10:00pm – 6:30pm)

The Licensed Practical Nurse work in accordance with established policies and procedures under the direction of the Director of Nursing. This person is responsible for monitoring direct resident cares in the nursing facility, monitoring performance of the Certified Nursing Assistants and Oral Medication Technicians providing those cares, assisting in direct resident cares as able around nurse required tasks. Administering medications and treatments according to the resident’s plan of care, maintaining appropriate medical record documentation, communication with residents and families, and assisting in response to medical emergencies in the areas of Cottage Grove Place outside of the nursing facility.

Responsibilities
  • Receive, document and implement physician orders.

  • Monitor, teach, redirect and discipline Certified Nursing Assistants/Oral Medication Technicians in the performance of their resident cares.

  • Admit, transfer and discharge residents in coordination with other disciplines.

  • Demonstrate working knowledge of universal precautions and other infection control procedures.

  • Contributes to a positive, healthy and safe work environment.

  • Attend monthly Care Associate and In-Service meetings.

Details

Required Qualifications

  • Graduation from accredited Nursing program.
  • Currently licensed LPN (Licensed Practical Nurse) with the Iowa Board of Nursing.
  • Currently CPR certified.
  • Must be able to pass pre-employment physical, drug screen and criminal background screen.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Minimum two (2) years’ experience in long term care.
  • Current IV Therapy Certified.
Benefits

Full Time offerings includes: Medical, Dental, Vision, Life STD, LTD, Medical and Dependent Flexible Spending Accounts, Accident, Critical Illness, Hospital Indemnity, 403(b), Holiday Pay, Vacation Time, Sick Time, Personal Time, Employee Assistance Program (EAP), and Mount Mercy University Corporate Educational Partnership.

Work Schedule

Full-Time | 2nd shift, 3rd shift

Equal Opportunity Employer, including disabled and veterans.

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