LPN

$60,000 yearly
  • Homestead Home Health Care Services
  • Lake City, MI, USA
  • Feb 09, 2024
Full time Health Care Nurse

Job Description

Are you passionate about providing exceptional care for the elderly? Are you searching for an opportunity where your skills and compassion can truly make a difference? We've got the perfect role! Homestead Home Health Care Services is hiring an LPN to work at Whispering Pines in Lake City. We believe in nurturing the wellbeing of our elderly community. We are widely recognized as a caring employer with a long-standing track record, and we aim to ensure that every team member finds purpose and connection with their role. We take pride in our warm homely atmosphere, where the laughter of our residents and employees echoes through the halls. This is your chance to work alongside a dedicated team who loves their job as much as you will.

The nurse is a leader and role model to all staff on how to properly care for the residents during all aspects of their lives. You will be responsible to oversee the general care of the residents regarding health, behavioral and medication administration issues. Also required will be the responsibility to help train and mentor care staff and build a strong team. This is an on-call position, covering care and med shifts as needed. Hours may vary, a typical day could be 8am-5pm. Our starting salary is $60,000.

 

Duties also include:

  • Assessing residents needs and assist care givers as needed
  • Provide caregiving and medication technician training
  • Maintain Resident files and ensure all items are filed for Medicaid Waiver requirements
  • On-call for medication or nursing concerns, and assist with staffing
  • Order and stock medication carts
  • Conduct daily rounds to observe residents and to ensure nursing and restorative needs are being met
  • Admit, transfer and discharge residents as necessary
  • Consult with physicians in planning resident care, treatment, rehabilitation and change of condition
  • Ensure the proper execution of company procedures, policies and practices
  • Meet with clients and family members when there is a complaint regarding care or care employees
  • Quality assurance of monthly ADL sheets, shower sheets, and weights and vitals

Requirements:

  • Current license to practice as an LPN in Michigan
  • Current CPR certification
  • Basic computer skills; experience utilizing electronic charting desired

Benefits: 

  • Complete medical, dental and vision plans available for full time employees
  • Paid time off starting day one
  • Employee recognition events

If you're an experienced LPN, devoted to making a difference and eager to work in a caring and supportive environment – we would love to hear from you! Don’t miss this exciting opportunity, apply now to become part of the Homestead Home Health Care Services family.