Licensed Practical Nurse

Bayview Center Eustis, FL

About the Job

!! $2,500 Sign On Bonus !!

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Holds daily shift report with nursing assistants assigned to the unit prior to the start of the shift.
  • Reviews written daily assignments for each resident on assigned unit.
  • Assures assignments are completed before the end of the shift.
  • Makes rounds on assigned residents at least once every two hours.
  • Administers medication and treatments according to the physician's orders.
  • Assumes responsibility for ordering medications.
  • Collaborates with Care Plan Coordinator to develop and maintain nursing care plans and update these plans.
  • Assists the attending physician with rounds and special procedures as needed.
  • Transcribes, documents and implements physician's orders.
  • Contacts the resident's physician and family to notify them of a change in the resident's condition or accident/incident.
  • Assumes independent responsibility for completing required routine documentation and auditing as required.
  • Participates in the hiring, interviewing and orientation of nursing assistants.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Practical Nurse licensed in the State of Florida
  • 1+ years of education or experience in geriatric nursing or rehabilitation preferred.