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Reeds Cove Health and Rehabilitation Center Licensed Practical Nurse in Wichita, Kansas

This job was posted by https://www.kansasworks.com : For more information, please see: https://www.kansasworks.com/ada/r/jobs/11449542

Would you like to work for a community who provides HEALTH care, not sick care?

Would you like to become part of a work-family, that promotes a high-intense culture of care and well-being for both residents AND employees?

Benefits go beyond a paycheck and THAT is our goal. To provide a home and work environment that thrives on wonderful people helping wonderful people. This is not a gimmick, it is our motto!

Day to Day Responsibilities:

+ Provide management of the nursing care to the residents

+ Participate in shift to shift report and passes on information to the next shift

+ Record and monitor all progress of residents and communicate with physicians according to facility policies

+ Participate in the development, revision and accuracy of resident care plans

+ Ensure that all medications and treatments within the LPN scope of practice (i.e. IVs, etc.) are administered as ordered and in a timely fashion according to facility policies and schedules

+ Monitor staff compliance to residents’ rights

General Responsibilities:

+ Complete admission data collection on all newly admitted residents to ensure accuracy and completeness

+ Checks to make sure the nursing staff involved in providing care to residents is aware of the care plan and the resident’s care plans is used to administer daily care

+ Be a liaison for the primary care physicians, nursing staff, and families of the residents

+ Communicate with family members regarding the progress of the resident

+ Transfer and discharges residents with appropriate and accurate information

+ Responsible for following through on resident incidents and grievances by taking appropriate action and reporting immediately to supervisor

+ Oversee the work of CNAs to ensure that their assignments are being completed and assist with tasks as needed; monitor for facility values

+ Make sure that procedures for storage and control of medication and supplies are being followed

+ Monitor staff compliance to all State and Federal requirements including blood borne pathogens, hazardous materials, infection control, and fire safety

+ Ensure that nursing service work areas (i.e. nurse’s stations, medicine preparation rooms, etc.), resident rooms, treatment areas, etc. are maintained in a clean, safe and sanitary manner


+ Current state Licensed Practical Nurse license required

+ Prior experience in a long-term care, skilled nursing, or assisted living facility preferred

Okay, so now that you have thoroughly read everything you already know super hero LPN's do, go ahead and hit APPLY if you meet these last few requirements: