Licensed Practical Nurse - LPN
Company: Prestige Care, Inc
Posted on: November 4, 2019
Karcher Post-Acute and Rehabilitation Center:
Karcher Estates is located in Nampa, Idaho just 20 miles west of
Boise. The Karcher Estates campus is a perfect option for those who
are interested in independent or assisted living options, as well
as for those who may require short-term rehabilitation and skilled
nursing care following a hospital stay, injury or illness. Our
campus of care offers independent living, assisted living and
post-acute skilled nursing and rehabilitative care to meet nearly
every need you have.:
Prestige Senior Living at Karcher Estates embraces a philosophy of
healthy, fulfilled living to encourage happiness and longevity, and
we strive to help residents achieve the purposeful, active
lifestyle that they desire through events, activities and
Karcher Post-Acute and Rehabilitation Center is with you every step
of the way. Specializing in short-term rehabilitation and skilled
nursing care, our goal is to help patients return home to their
active, independent lifestyle. Our interdisciplinary team of
physicians, nurses, therapists, social workers and healthcare
technicians are experts in providing a full range of health care
services. We are able to adapt these services to each patient and
their personal circumstances.:
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
We also offer a full benefits suite to eligible employees that
includes the following:
Medical, dental, and vision coverage
Employer paid group life and ADD insruance
401(k) plan with company match
Paid vacation, sick days, and holidays
Employee Assistance Program
Commitment to career development and continuing education
Scholarship/ tuition reimbursement
Employee discounts: cell service, theme parks, and so much
*Benefits may vary by location:::::
FT Evening Shift, FT Night Shift, PT Evening Shift:
2.50 shift differential Evening 5.00 Shift differential Nights:
* Status: Full-Time/Part-Time/On-Call
* Shift: Day/Evening/Noc
* Schedule: Various:
Carries out and assists in the delivery of nursing services to
residents, including oversight and direction for caregivers.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
* Maintains and supports good working processes for care staff
ensuring continuation of services to residents understands the
assisted living philosophy
* Supervises nonprofessional staff in the daily delivery of
resident care, schedules job assignments and develops nursing unit
priorities and assists in identifying substitutes for staff
* Monitors work assignments, provides feedback, evaluates
performance, and redirects services as directed by Resident Care
Manager or Director of Nursing Services of pertinent problems.
* Prepares or assists with new admissions, transfers, and
discharges, providing direct resident care as determined by
* Completes treatments and procedures, as ordered by the physician,
and within scope of practice and related training while observing
resident condition and reporting changes to physician and Resident
* Evaluates and records residents needs and responses to
medications and administers medications as ordered by the physician
and directs medication aides accordingly.
* Monitors resident skin condition and reports changes or new
problems to physician and Resident Care Manager and monitors
residents on alert status.
* Completes incident forms, transcribes and carries out physician
orders and notifies family and physician as directed.
* Documents all pertinent information on interdisciplinary notes
and 24-Hour D.N.S. report form, and documents medications,
treatments and procedures performed on appropriate records.
* Respects resident rights to fair and equitable treatment,
self-determination, individuality, privacy and property.
* Assists others with lifting, and attends and participates in
training, in-services, and staff meetings.
COMPANY WIDE RESPONSIBILITIES:
Supports a dignified and caring atmosphere with residents,
residents families, visitors and staff.
Protects privacy and confidentiality of information pertaining to
residents, employees, the facility, and company information and
Maintains a safe and secure working environment and practices safe
working habits. Complies with the attendance policy.
Maintains neat appearance, good personal hygiene, and appropriate
attire. Assists with special projects as assigned and performs
other related duties.
May be required to supervise the care staff.
Must have a current, unencumbered LPN license. 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. Must be able to perform the
essential job duties with or without reasonable accommodations.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:
LPN Certificate or Associate Degree in Nursing. Minimum of 1 year
working in geriatric nursing, including experience with medication
administration, delivery systems and pharmacies. Geriatric
experience or coursework an asset.
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