Tucker House Nursing and Rehab Center is seeking a Licensed Practical Nurse to join our team. We seeking Full-time, Part-time and Pool positions.
Rates starting at $29.00
The LPN assumes responsibility and accountability for nursing services delivered to assigned residents of a designated unit for one shift. The LPN Unit Charge Nurse provides direct care, administers treatments and medications, organizes and distributes daily assignments to direct care staff consistent with staff competency and each individual resident's comprehensive resident assessment and plan of care. Supervises direct care staff and makes decisions about resident care needs during shifts concerning scope of clinical competence, consistent with facility policies and procedures. Ensures that “Flow of Care” is followed.
Certification: Current active license as Licensed Practical Nurse in Pennsylvania CPR Certification
Education: Graduate of accredited school of nursing.
Experience: Experience providing direct care to residents in long term care setting. Prior experience as Charge Nurse or similar supervisory experience preferred. Knowledge of geriatric and general chronic care nursing principles and professional standards of nursing practice, in addition to the ability to apply to resident-specific circumstances. Able to identify, implement and evaluate appropriate objectives and interventions for residents. Demonstrated competency in clinical skills needed for facility resident population