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Licensed Vocational Nurse

Company: Raya's Paradise of San Clemente
Location: San Clemente
Posted on: January 22, 2023

Job Description:

The LVN follows MD orders and provides nursing to residents.Responsibilities Include:Provide care and supervision to residents (vital sign measure, Injections, skin checks, medication & incontinence management, communication with health care professionals, responsible parties and administrators, diabetes control).Measure residents' vital signs daily, or as needed, notify MD in case of abnormality.Check for skin break down, notify MD and DON.Be responsible for the safety and well-being of residents (update appraisal needs and follow up with DON to ensure consistency and accuracy).Assist in continuous observation of residents in regards to their physical/mental/emotional well-being (during hours and after hours, as needed).Document in EHR and eMAR all incidents, assessments and care plans of residents.Check, create and submit all incidents and death reports to the Department of Social Services.Assist with medication storing and distribution..Assist with medical and dental care, including appointments.Maintain community policies and procedures for overall protection of residents.Inspect eMAR to keep up-to-date at all times, including but not limited to: order medications, communicate with pharmacy and/or MD, discontinue medications, etc.Communicate and follow-up with responsible parties to stay in compliance with MD orders.Must be on-call for emergencies, to take calls after hours and be available to return to the community.Provide active first aid, basic life support and CPR, when needed.Notify DON of all occurrences and incidents with the residents.Knowledge of licensing compliance, Title 22, RCFE compliance.Assist, train and supervision of delivering quality ADL's.Conduct training of care staff, when needed.Be available for care plan with families, when needed.

Proof of vaccination against Covid-19 and one (1) round of a booster.Must be at least 18 years of age.Must be authorized to work in the US.Able to speak, read and write in English.First-Aid, CPR, and/or BLS certified.Experience with care and supervision for elders and seniors (6 months or more experience in health care preferred).Minimum six (6) months in a skilled-nursing or assisted living facility, working with demented, geriatric or disoriented residents preferred.Minimum one (1) year of experience setting performance expectations, collaborating with team members, promoting company culture and conflict resolution.A positive approach for elderly with a desire to provide good care and supervision.Ability to follow basic instructions and carry out assignments independently.Ability to interface appropriately with other staff, residents and family members.Ability to perform a variety of household duties preferably in a residential care community setting.Exhibit empathetic interpersonal skills with residents, families and co-workers.Clear and concise written, verbal, and listening communication skills.Organized and punctual.Physical Evaluation clearanceDrug Screen clearanceTB Screen clearanceBackground Check clearance from FBI & DOJGraduate from an accredited school of nursing.Proof of current, California LVN license.Smart phone for schedule updates and communication.Reliable transportation.Valid California driver's license, good driving record with active auto insurance.Raya's Paradise is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, age, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity, and sexual orientation), marital or parental status, physical or mental disability, family medical history or genetic information, military status, or unfavorable discharge from military service. These protections extend to all management practices and decisions, including any recruitment and hiring practices, appraisal systems, promotions, and training and career development programs. PI201719946

Keywords: Raya's Paradise of San Clemente, San Clemente , Licensed Vocational Nurse, Healthcare , San Clemente, California

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