Charge Nurse - Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)
Company: Prestige Care, Inc
Posted on: June 12, 2021
What does the Charge Nurse (LPN) do?
In this exciting leadership role at our skilled nursing care
center, you will supervise and direct daily nursing activities and
care of residents under the supervision of the Director of Nursing
and as prescribed by physicians and the residents' care plan,
ensuring compliance with accepted standards of nurse practice and
Why join the Prestige Care Family in the Charge Nurse (LPN) role
and what can we offer you?
- The opportunity to serve in a nursing leadership role, with a
defined career path for additional responsibility and
- We are a 35+ year old, family owned and operated organization
that has a strong promote from within culture.
- The ability to know your patients (we call them residents!) and
their families not just for a few days but long term.
- Robust and comprehensive benefits package including medical,
dental, vision, EAP, 401k match, employer paid life and disability
insurance, and more.
- Accessible and engaging regional operations and nursing support
staff to bounce ideas off of, get additional guidance, and
partnership to allow you to be a high performer.
In this job, every day you will
In this role, you will be assisting in supervising the nursing
department staff in the daily delivery of resident care, monitors
and schedules job assignments and develop nursing unit
Assist in filling shifts by contacting staff to fill in for
Provide direct resident care when needed, as determined by
resident condition and available staff, completes treatments and
procedures as ordered by the physician.
You will observe and assess resident condition, reporting
changes to physician and Resident Care Manager, administers
medications as ordered by the physician and directs Medication
Evaluate resident response to nursing interventions and alters
care plan through ongoing assessments.
Complete quality care audits as assigned, ensure equipment and
work areas are clean, safe, and orderly, and ensure strict
adherence to procedures regarding hazardous chemicals and fire
Document all pertinent information on interdisciplinary notes
and the 24-hour D.N.S. report form, documents medications
administered, treatments and procedures performed on appropriate
- Assist with new admissions, transfers, and discharges. Document
all pertinent information on interdisciplinary notes and 24 hour
D.N.S. report form, document medications administered, treatments
and procedures performed on appropriate records. Protects privacy
and confidentiality of information pertaining to the residents,
Education & Experience you need to qualify:
- Must have a current, unencumbered LPN license in the state you
want to practice in.
- As far as education, you will need a LPN certificate, Associate
Degree in Nursing, or Bachelor of Science in Nursing.
- Minimum of one year working in geriatric nursing, including
experience with medication administration, delivery systems and
- One year in a supervisory/management position, with experience
with budgets, staff development, training and scheduling.
- Excellent written and oral communication and motivational
skills are essential to success.
- Ability to creatively problem solve in both resident care and
employee management situations.
- Individual must be a team player, well organized, and
Ways you can advance beyond the Charge Nurse (LPN) role:
Once you master this role, you could consider the Resident Care
Manager (LPN), Staff Development Coordinator, or higher level
clinical jobs which require additional education.
EOE/M/F/VETS/DISABLED - At Prestige, it is our promise to
personally touch lives every day. It is a philosophy of caring
based on our core values of integrity, trust, commitment, and
respect, that are at the center of all that we do. We are committed
to a diverse and inclusive workforce that represents all of us,
coming from different experiences, cultures, backgrounds, and
viewpoints. Inclusion is the way we treat one another and how we
celebrate what makes us different.
Richland Rehabilitation Center
Richland Rehabilitation Center-Prestige Care THE LOCATION:
Located in Washington's Tri Cities at 1745 Pike Ave, in Richland,
beautiful scenery surround Prestige Care's Richland Rehabilitation
Center. With an amazing number of outdoor recreational
opportunities and indoor activities just a short drive away. Our
Richland location is a Prestige "Campus of Care." We offer a
continuum of care from assisted living to skilled nursing and
rehabilitation. At Richland Rehabilitation Center we are dedicated
to you and your loved one by providing the assistance you need, the
independence you want, with the dignity and respect you deserve. We
promote a positive and healthy environment so that our residents
can achieve the highest level of independence, with the very best
offerings in physical therapy, occupational therapy and speech
therapy and Restorative Nursing. We provide stimulating activities
for all our residents to meet their social, recreational, and their
spiritual needs. Our food service manager takes pride in planning
fresh, well-balanced meals according to individual nutritional
needs and personal tastes. THE COMPANY: Prestige Care is a family
of over 75 skilled nursing + post-acute care centers, as well as
assisted living and memory care communities in 8 Western states. We
are an organization of over 5,000 team members who serve thousands
of residents, where we have the privilege of personally touching
their lives every day. We have four core values of integrity,
trust, commitment, and respect that guide everything that we do.
With a strong commitment to career development and advancement,
Prestige Care is an employer that can help you achieve your career
goals and objectives. With a healthcare career at Prestige Care,
you will enjoy a collaborative, team-oriented environment where
your work truly matters at the end of every day.
Any Questions Contact:
Prestige Care is about people helping people, and is rooted in a
philosophy of caring based on our core values - respect, integrity,
commitment, and trust - that are at the center of all we do. Our
mission is to provide quality care, guided by a compassionate heart
and our promise is to personally touch lives every day. At Prestige
we offer a dynamic and collaborative environment where you will not
only make a difference in the lives of others every day; you have
the opportunity to grow professionally, learn new skills and
advance your career.
Build Your Healthcare Career with Prestige Care
Prestige Care is a family-owned and operated industry leader in
the skilled nursing, assisted living, and rehabilitation space. As
a Prestige Care team member, you are more than just an "employee,"
you are part of our family. With a company focus on career
development and advancement, there are many opportunities for
advancement at our over 80 communities and care centers in 8
Western states. The healthcare career opportunities are endless and
we look forward to collaborating with you to achieve your
professional goals. Check out the career path that you can take
with Prestige Care below:
We also offer a full benefits suite to eligible employees that
includes the following:Medical, dental, and vision coverageHSA/FSA
accountsEmployer paid group life and AD&D insruance401(k) plan
with company matchPaid vacation, sick days, and holidaysEmployee
Assistance ProgramCommitment to career development and continuing
educationScholarship/ tuition reimbursementFlexible
schedulingEmployee discounts: cell service, theme parks, and so
much more!*Benefits may vary by location
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