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Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

Job ID 
2017-1157
# of Openings 
1
Job Locations 
US-MA-Sunderland
Category 
Nursing - (RN/LPN)
Department 
Nursing (RN/LPN)
Job Type 
Regular Part-Time

Additional information about this position

Responsibilities

LPN-OVNA, covering the Springfield Region for the Sunderland, MA office.

 

The Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) will be responsible for implementing the interdisciplinary resident care plan by providing excellent direct care and oversight and direction to CNA team members.

  • Reviews the status of each resident daily or more frequently if required
  • Identifies and reports change in resident condition
  • Leads the CNA team in following comprehensive resident care plans
  • Evaluates if the team has effectively met resident needs
  • Supervises the delivery of care to assure it is being delivered according to the facility policies and standards of care
  • Participates in care delivery by providing medications and treatments and other nursing tasks as assigned
  • Participates in the interdisciplinary care planning process
  • Evaluates the outcomes of the care delivery
  • Adjusts the care plan based on outcomes
  • Documents care and files reports as required
  • Other duties as directed by the unit manager or Director of Nursing
  • Communicates with the physician

Qualifications

  • Must possess a current, unencumbered, active license to practice as an LPN in Massachusetts
  • Knowledge of standard nursing practice, state regulations and the Nurse Practice Act
  • Basic computer skills required
  • Current CPR certification

Company Overview

Located on a beautiful 450 acre campus in Charlton, Massachusetts, The Overlook Retirement Community and Health Center offers 221 independent living residences and a complete continuum of care including post-acute, assisted living, memory care, CARE management services, and skilled nursing for long and short-term care needs. Additionally The Overlook Visiting Nurse Association provides home health services covering over 180 towns across Massachusetts. The Overlook sponsored by the Masonic Health System of Massachusetts has a proud tradition of service since 1911.

 

We offer an excellent benefits package for full and part time positions including; medical, dental, vision and life insurance (effective on day one), a 401(k) retirement savings plan, tuition assistance, and paid time off.

 

If you share our commitment to the highest quality of resident-centered care please visit our careers site to view available positions.