Wellness Coordinator (LPN)

  • Garbry Ridge Assisted Living
  • 1567 Garbry Road
  • Posted: Jan 24, 2019
Nursing

Job Description

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Position Summary:

Oversees resident care in order to maintain the highest quality of life for each individual resident.

Essential Functions:

* Because HCF exists to care for our residents, regular attendance and punctuality are essential to provide quality care
* Must be in good physical condition as the position requires the ability to stand on one’s feet throughout the day, as well as, push, pull, move and/or lift frequently a minimum of 10 pounds and up to greater than 50 pounds occasionally
* Commitment to HCF mission, values, philosophy and Service Excellence Initiative
* Must be able to complete performance requirements independently while using good judgment as well as have the ability to harmoniously work with others
* Must be able to read, write and understand the English language
Position Responsibilities:

* Must function within scope of practice according to the State Board of Nursing
* Administers medication and treatments as prescribed by physician
* Must follow HCF Policies and Procedures
* Oversees the distribution of medications according to policy
* Supervises, evaluates and may suspend personnel according to HCF policy
* Accurately complete documentation of care given
* Observes, evaluates and reports any abnormal findings, such as, injuries, incidents, skin issues, complaints, suspected abuse/neglect/misappropriation, and any unsafe conditions as well as any significant changes in condition
* Attend required in-service education
* Follows appropriate Infection Control and Safety Practices
* Communicates effectively with residents, staff and visitors
* Assumes responsibility for his/her own professional competence
* All other duties as assigned
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

Graduation from an accredited school of nursing. Current license as a Licensed Practical Nurse with the State Board of Nursing. CPR certification recommended. College or clerical training desirable but not required.