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New Paltz, NY 12561
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Woodland Pond at New Paltz is Hiring!

Charge LPN - Nights

It's Not Work When You're Doing What You Love! Woodland Pond at New Paltz is a CMS 5 Star Rated Continuing Care Retirement Community. Woodland Pond has an excellent reputation for quality care and exceptional service. If you are interested in our commitment to a positive, nurturing workplace environment for staff, we want to hear from you! We offer an excellent income, benefits and perks.
Job Details Job Job location: Woodland Pond, Inc - New Paltz, NY Employment type: Full Time income Range: Undisclosed Job Shift: Night DescriptionCharge LPN - Nights Responsible to Position Classifications Unit Manager Hourly/Non-Exempt Directly Supervises and Evaluates Certified Nursing adjuncts Is Back Up To: Other LPNs Is Backed Up By: Other LPNs/Charge RN WOODLAND POND CONFORMANCE STATEMENT In the performance of their respective tasks and responsibilities all employees are expected to conform to the following: Performing quality work with or without direct supervision Interacting professionally with other employees, residents, guests, and all others Working effectively and in conformity with the Woodland Pond Communication Fundamentals Completing tasks independently while knowledge the necessity for communicating and coordinating work efforts with other employees and organizations Complying with all federal, state and local standards, guidelines and regulations as well as Woodland Pond policy and procedure at all times Position Summary The Charge LPN - Nights is responsible to provide direct nursing care to the residents and to supervise the day-to-day nursing activities performed by nursing adjuncts. Such supervision must be in conformity with current federal, state, and local standards, guidelines, and regulations that govern Woodland Pond, and as may be required by the Director of Nursing Services, Unit Manager, RN Clincal Care Coordinator, and Charge RN to ensure that the highest degree of quality care is maintained at all times ESSENTIAL tasks AND RESPONSIBILITIES (*CF indicates Critical Function) Administrative Functions: Notifies the RN on-call, Director of Nursing, and Administrator on call as required (*CF) Serves as a resident advocate and ensures resident rights are maintained (*CF) Supports the medical staff Works collaboratively with all departments at Woodland Pond Ensures completion of and everyday tally of intake book Performs dashboard review to include follow-up with CNA's undocumented tasks, meds and treatments not signed-off, unsigned labs, and undocumented task sign-off, etc. Completes CMS reports, on-going (*CF) Checks staff statement folder for completion by staff Assists with audits and reports as assigned. Works with staff in the planning of the unit's services, programs, and activities (*CF) Ensures staff comply with polices and standards of care (*CF) Ensures completeness of Accident and Incident reports (*CF) Promotes mission and values of Woodland Pond at New Paltz (*CF) Serves as a leader and resource for nursing staff (*CF) Ensures safe quality care is provided to the resident's daily, and essential information is communicated to provide appropriate continuity of care from admission to discharge (*CF) Is a liaison with residents, families, and other departments to adequately plan for and provide resident care (*CF) Ensures accurate, appropriate, and complete documentation by all nursing staff Provides medications and treatments as assigned (*CF) Documents according to policies (*CF) Care Plan, Kardex, MDS: Ensures accuracy of each Effectively communicates the plan of care Ensures that resident care plan is followed Communication: Ensures appropriate and continuing communication to the resident, family, staff, MD, IDT, etc. Uses communication to enhance quality of resident care and staff working environment Personnel/Staff Development: Responsible for employee praise and discipline as necessary Actively participates with staff education Promotes an environment of learning Conducts routine staff audits to ensure care is being delivered per care plan and medical staff orders Ensures work consistency among staff Promotes a positive, friendly work environment Equipment and Supplies: Ensures appropriate equipment and supplies are available and monitors that supplies are utilized appropriately to avoid waste (*CF) Quality Assurance: Constantly strives to enhance the resident and staff practice Follows Woodland Pond policies and procedures, including HIPAA Immediately reports unusual problem/accident/incident regarding resident care to RN (*CF) Safety/Infection Control: Ensures staff compliance with standards and regulations Reports potential outbreaks and takes appropriate measures to control/eliminate infection control exposures Staffing Coverage: Assists with staffing and finding coverage for call-outs (*CF) Other Specific General Requirements: Must have patience, tact, a cheerful disposition, and be enthusiastic (*CF) Must work harmoniously with others (*CF) Seeks out new methods and principles to incorporate into the nursing practice Creates and maintains an atmosphere of warmth, personal interest, positive emphasis, as well as a calm environment (*CF) Able to make independent decisions (*CF) Able to plan, organize, develop, implement, and interpret the programs, goals, objectives policies and procedures necessary to provide quality care (*CF) Promotes teamwork and collaboration among Woodland Pond staff members (*CF) continuing suitable education Encouraged to pursue continuing education Completes all required training and in-services All other tasks as assigned GENERAL expertise AND ABILITIES Maintains high standards for work areas, attitude and appearance Understands that honesty and ethics are essential in the performance of tasks Willing to lgain and grow Demonstrates maturity in judgment and behaviors Able to work a flexible schedule Maintains predictable and reliable attendance Qualifications LPN graduate of an accredited school of nursing One year of long term care nursing preferred Holds a current, unencumbered LPN license to practice in the State of New York Valid CPR certification Proficiency with computers and standard office software Demonstrated knowledge and expertise necessary to provide care primarily to the geriatric population Degree of Travel Travel required for occasional off-site meetings Disruption to Routine Disruption to routine is to be expected frequently Safety Hazards in Job High stress, exposure to potentially hazardous secretions or environments. May be required occasionally to lift equipment Physical Demands Never Occasionally Frequently Continually Sit X Stand X Walk X Bend/Stoop X Squat X Crawl X Climb X Reach Above Shoulder Level X Kneel X Balance X Lift, Carry, Push, Pull Maximum 10 Lbs. X Maximum 20 Lbs. X Maximum 50 Lbs. X Maximum Over 50 Lbs. X Must Be Able To See X Hear X Speak X Use One Hand X Use Both Hands X Environmental Conditions Never Occasionally Frequently Continually Involves Being Inside X Outside X Exposed to Temperatures of 32ûF and less X 100ûF and more X Wet & Humid Conditions X Noise, Vibration X Fumes, Dust X Hazards, Exposure Never Occasionally Frequently Continually Infectious Wastes X Toxic Chemicals X Needles/Body Fluids X Radiation X Chemotherapeutics X Occasionally = 1% to 33% of the time Frequently = 34% to 66% of the time Continually = 67% to 100% of the time EMployers DIsclaimer All requirements are subject to possible modification to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only tasks to be performed by the employee occupying this job offer. Employees will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to execute any other job-related tasks requested by their manager This document does not create an employment contract, implied or otherwise, other than an ?at will' employment relationship ACKNOWLEDGMENT I have read and understand the responsibilities of my position at Woodland Pond as outlined in this job description. _________________________________________ ____________________ Employee Signature Date _________________________________________ ____________________ Human Resources Signature QualificationsQualifications LPN graduate of an accredited school of nursing One year of long term care nursing preferred Holds a current, unencumbered LPN license to practice in the State of New York Valid CPR certification Proficiency with computers and standard office software Demonstrated knowledge and expertise necessary to provide care primarily to the geriatric population

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Job Location: New Paltz, NY 12561, Other
Address: New Paltz, NY 12561
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Post Date: 01/25/2023 / Viewed 20 times
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