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RN/LPN - Senior Care

Position Detail 

Functional Area: Senior Care
Department: Senior Care
City/State: Nevada, IA
Employment Type: Regular, Full Time 

Position Description

Responsible for a wide variety of resident care related duties, including routine assessments and supervising patient care performed by CNAs. Specific duties include but are not limited to: 

  • Documentation of admission of resident, physical assessment, monthly summaries, variance reports, and pertinent resident information.
  • Notation and transcription of physician orders, establishing verbal contact with physician for medical emergencies
  • Recognizes and provides appropriate nursing intervention in emergency situations.
  • Accurately prepares and administers prescribed medications according to hospital procedure.
  • Completes appropriate documentation in the patient’s chart and in the care plan.
  • Visually assesses and provides patient safety, according to identified needs.
  • Operates special equipment correctly, after receiving instruction, and returning demonstration.
  • Delivers and documents patient teaching and verifies that the patient and/or significant other person is receptive and understands the information.
  • Follows proper hand hygiene guidelines.
  • Maintain regular and consistent attendance at work.

Regular, full time nights position with hours on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 6:00pm - 6:00am. 

Position Requirements

  • Graduate from an approved school of nursing for Licensed Practical Nurses/Registered Nurses
  • Current Iowa nursing license
  • BCLS certified within 60 days of hire
  • Mandatory Reporter completed within 90 days of hire

Required Documents

  • Resume

Benefits: In addition to Medical, Dental, Vision insurance, Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA), Health Savings Accounts (HSA), Group Accident & Critical Illness insurance, and disability coverage, Story Medical also offers the following benefits to it's employees:

  • Up to $2,000 in Professional Development Assistance
  • Free access to Story Medical's onsite wellness center
  • Generous PTO Accrual Plan
  • Iowa Public Employee Retirement System (IPERS)
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Onsite Cafeteria
  • Family-Like Environment!

 

Story County Medical Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Pre-employment, post-offer physical and drug screen required.