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Providence LPN –Transitional Care in Olympia, Washington

Description:

Providence is calling a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) (Transitional Care, Per Diem, Variable Shift) to Providence Mother Joseph Care Center in Olympia, Washington. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all – especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

In this position you will:

  • Administers total, comprehensive care to an assigned caseload based on the nursing process and the interdisciplinary care plan.

  • Conducts initial and ongoing nursing assessments of all participants/residents/patients/clients. monitors health problems and health status as needed, and implement nursing care plans.

  • Maintains shift accountabilities and ensures continuity of care through proper communication and documentation.

  • Initiates a patient education plan according to the individualized needs of the patient, in conjunction with the Primary Care Physician.

  • Provides health counseling and re-instructs participants and family members as needed.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Education sufficient to qualify as an LPN.

  • LPN License

  • Current CPR certification or must obtain within 30 days of hire.

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • One (1) year of LTC geriatric experience

  • One (1) year of experience as a staff nurse with LTC experience.

  • Supervisory experience with nursing assistants.

  • Experience with an interdisciplinary team.

  • (MDS) Minimum Data Set/ (RAI) Resident Assessment Instrument experience.

About the skilled nursing facility you will serve.

Providence Mother Joseph Care Center in Olympia, Washington serves people of all ages and faiths. Our Transitional Care Unit is designed for patients coming out of the hospital who need skilled nursing care, end of life care, or rehabilitation for those recovering from surgery or who have a functional loss from illness, disease, or an accident. Our Long Term Care unit provides skilled nursing in a residential setting, addressing the needs of our residents through creating a sense of community and home in “neighborhoods” and providing a model of care that is resident-centered.

For information on our comprehensive range of benefits, visit:

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: On Call

Shift: Variable

Job Category: LPN/LVN

Location: Washington-Olympia

Req ID: 275575

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