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Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN)

Company: Presidential Place
Location: Simi Valley
Posted on: August 3, 2022

Job Description:

Solvere Living is expanding with a BRAND-NEW assisted living & memory care community located in the beautiful Westlake Village, California market! We are now hiring for this gorgeous new community! Varenita of Westlake is a vibrant, modern approach to luxury senior living with an impressive mix of resort-style amenities, fine dining and innovative health and wellness programs. This is an exciting opportunity to join our amazing team, apply today!

As a certified Great Place to Work for five years in a row, Solvere Living proudly offers:

  • Medical, Dental and Vision benefits
  • Company-paid Life Insurance and Voluntary Disability
  • Paid Time off and Holidays
  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
    At Solvere Living we value Diversity, Equity and Inclusion. To learn more about our philosophy click on the link below:

    Our Declaration for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

    Solvere Living has adopted a policy that requires all team members to be fully-vaccinated against COVID-19, subject to limited exemptions based on medical conditions, sincerely held religious beliefs, or applicable state laws and regulations.

    Job Summary

    Responsible for carrying out the instructions of the Director of Wellness. Supervise and monitor nursing staff to obtain highest quality care by performing routine nursing duties. Accountable to Director of Wellness/Executive Director for all nursing department activities and maintaining the corporate philosophy of quality care.

    Duties and Responsibilities:

    • Supervise HHAs, CNAs and the facility staff.
    • Make daily rounds of all Assisted Living residents and retirement residents if needed.
    • Observes and reports symptoms and conditions of patients to Director of Wellness "DOW" /Delegating R.N./Physician.
    • Administers medications and treatments per signed doctor's orders in an accurate, safe manner, observes effectiveness and reports to physician if needed.
    • Informs DOW of when supplies and equipment are needed.
    • Orders medication from pharmacy when needed.
    • Supervises the Home Health Aide to ensure that all nursing care is given properly, safely and of the up most quality.
    • Administers emergency first aid.
    • Assures that daily assignments for patient care, incidental duties, performed by nurse and HHA as outlined by DOW are carried out. Re: Nurse/HHA documentation, Ex: V/S, weights, nurse's notes, medication, kardex, etc.
    • Make daily rounds of all patients and area. Recognize, interpret and report conditions to the DOW/RN/ED as needed.
    • Maintain cleanliness and neatness of nurse's station, med room and cart.
    • Assist in the orientation of new staff.
    • Complete admission and discharge evaluations as necessary.
    • Check equipment for cleanliness and condition.
    • Provide guidance for nursing assistants.
    • Promote and maintain good interpersonal relationships with residents, visitors and personnel.
    • Perform related work as required per assignment. Understands duties and responsibilities are carried out for both assisted living and independent residents throughout the facility
      Note:

      The above duties include many of the tasks for LVN. At times it may be necessary to perform other duties as requested by the Assisted Living Manager. Refusal to perform any task as directed by the General Manager will be cause for disciplinary action.

      Qualifications:

      • Graduate of an accredited professional nursing program, currently licensed to practice per state.
      • Work experience in the geriatric field
      • Ability to communicate well and in writing.
      • Ability to deal with visitors, staff and residents in a courteous manner.
      • Strong organizational skills.
      • Must be able to work under pressure at times.
      • Must be able to perform good grooming practices, personal hygiene and be punctual and regular in attendance.
      • Must have warm, friendly, congenial personality. Must present a professional appearance and possess an empathetic attitude towards seniors.
      • Ability to assess a resident's condition and intervene when needed.
      • CPR certified, or obtained within 90 days of hire and yearly thereafter.
      • May have their picture taken and image used in social media or community advertising.
      • May be video recorded from devices installed by families in residents' apartments.

Keywords: Presidential Place, Simi Valley , Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN), Healthcare , Simi Valley, California

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