Consulate Health Care LPN - Licensed Practical Nurse in Ferriday, Louisiana
Job ID 62462
Position Location US-LA-Ferriday
Facility Name Ferriday, Heritage Manor Health and Rehabilitation Center
Job Category LPN
Position Location : Street 110 Serio Boulevard
Position Location : Zip 71334-2013
Position Status PT (Part Time)
At Consulate, we Provide Service with Our Hearts and Hands. This is an opportunity to be part of a culture you can be proud of by joining one of the nations’ top Long Term Care and skilled nursing healthcare providers.
Competitive Pay and Benefits
Weekly Pay Option, shift app for scheduling, messaging and extra shift pick up from your smart phone
Recognition and Rewards Program with Incentives (iPads, paid cruise vacations, laptops, etc.)
Vacation, Holiday and Sick Pay
Good Insurance Options and 401k
Purpose of Your Job Position
As aConsulate Health Care Clinical Nurse I-LPN/Licensed Practical Nurse, you are entrusted with the responsibility of caring for our residents, families, co-workers, visitors, and all others; as well as demonstrating in all interactions, Consulate Health Care’s five core values of Compassion, Honesty, Integrity, Respect, and Passion. The primary purpose of the LPN/Licensed Practical Nurse position is to provide direct nursing care to the residents, and to supervise the day-to-day nursing activities performed by nursing assistants. Such supervision must be in accordance with current federal, state, and local standards, guidelines, and regulations that govern our facility, and as may be required by the Director of Clinical Services to ensure that the highest degree of quality care is maintained at all times. You are entrusted to provide innovative, responsible healthcare with the creation and implementation of new ideas and concepts that continually improve systems and processes to achieve superior results.
As Clinical Nurse I- LPN/Licensed Practical Nurse, you are delegated the administrative authority, responsibility, and accountability necessary for carrying out your assigned duties. Responsible for providing direct resident care in accordance with established plans. Supervises Nurse Techs. This job description does not list all the duties of the job. You may be asked by the supervisors or mangers to perform other duties. You will be evaluated in part based upon your performance of the tasks listed in his job description. The employer has the right to revise this job description at any time. This job description is not a contract for employment, and either you or the employer may terminate employment at any time, for any reason.
The LPN/Licensed Practical Nurse should have the ability to demonstrate knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age-related needs of the residents served. Ability to bea supportive team member, contribute to and be an example of teamwork and team concept. Must possess the ability to deal tactfully with personnel, residents, family members, visitors, government agencies/personnel, and the general public.Must be knowledgeable of nursing and medical practices and procedures, as well as laws, regulations, and guidelines that pertain to nursing care facilities.
Education and Experience
Graduate/Completion of approved/accredited school of nursing.
Valid license as an LPN in the state of practice.
Nursing experience preferred (but not required) in a setting serving the same age/type of resident population served by this facility - LTC.
Where Will Compassion Take You?
At Consulate Health Care, we're looking for talented, compassionate and hard-working individuals who are eager to serve others. Our team members go above and beyond to give our residents and patients the care they deserve — so you'll find that every day with Consulate Health Care offers new and exciting opportunities to learn and grow.
Compassionate hearts and passionate dedication – these two qualities shine in our team members and provide the foundation for our mission of “Providing Service With Our Hearts and Hands” . The compassion you'll show to residents, patients and their families is the lifeline of our business, while relationships with your peers and coworkers will strengthen our vibrant, diverse community.
Consulate Health Care is one of the nation's leading providers of Senior healthcare services, specializing in post-acute care. Operating in 21 states, we offer services ranging from short-term transitional care to Alzheimer’s and dementia care.
24-hour skilled nursing care
Comprehensive post-acute care
Physical, Occupational and Speech therapies
"Your Journey Home" short-term rehab program
Alzheimer's and dementia care
Care for medically-complex patients