Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)
Company: South Platte Health & Rehabilitation Center
Posted on: September 21, 2022
Job Title: Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) PAY RATE: $28 - $32
POSITION DESCRIPTION: As a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) you are
responsible for staff assignment and provide overall supervision of
resident care in accordance with established policies and
procedures and as may be directed by the RN Supervisor, Director of
Nurses or Administrator, to assure that the highest degree of
quality resident care can be maintained at all times.
QUALIFICATIONS Graduate of an accredited school of nursing or an
approved Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) program with a current
Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) licensure in the state in which
Possess leadership ability and the willingness to work with and
supervise professional and nonprofessional personnel.
Ability to Read, write and speak the English language. GENERAL
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES CLINICAL Complete all Licensed
Practical Nurse (LPN) required record keeping forms/charts upon the
resident's admission, discharge, transfer, etc. File in the
resident's chart and/or forward to the appropriate department.
Prepare/administer medications as ordered by the physician.
Admit, transfer and discharge resident. Assist in arranging
transportation and packing as necessary.
Administer professional services such as: catheterization, tube
feeding, suction, applying and changing dressings/bandages, packs,
colostomy and drainage bags, taking blood, sputum, and urine
specimens, care of the dead/dying, etc., as established by the
facility's policies and procedures. SUPERVISION As a Licensed
Practical Nurse (LPN) you will work with the facility's consultants
as necessary and implement recommended changes as directed by the
RN Supervisor of the Director of Nurses.
Investigate complaints and grievances and make necessary
oral/written reports to the RN Supervisor or Director of
Give/receive nursing reports upon reporting in and ending shift
Check all residents daily to assure that prescribed treatment is
being properly administered by nursing personnel/assistants and to
evaluate their physical and emotional status.
Keep the RN Supervisor informed about the status of residents,
staff and related matters. CONSUMER SERVICE Presents professional
image to consumers through dress, behavior and speech.
Adheres to Company standards for resolving consumer concerns.
Ensures that all consumer/resident rights are protected. BENEFITS ·
401K (Matching up to 2%)· Annual Performance Evaluations · Perfect
Attendance Bonus · Retention Bonus · Paid Time Off · Daily Pay
Option · Health Insurance · Dental Insurance · Vision Insurance ·
Disability Insurance · Life Insurance · Electronic Documentation ·
Employee Appreciation Events
Keywords: South Platte Health & Rehabilitation Center, Greeley , Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN), Healthcare , Brush, Colorado
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