LPN Wellness Nurse with Memory Care experience - Woburn, Massachusetts - NurseRecruiter.com

Permanent Nursing Job in
Woburn , Massachusetts, 01801

  • Employer: Hearthstone Alzheimer Care
  • Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse
  • Specialty: Skilled Nursing / Long Term Care
  • Compensation: up to $35.00

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Hearthstone Alzheimer Care has an opportunity for an LPN - Wellness Nurse with Memory Care experience to join our Woburn residence team! The LPN - Wellness Nurse is responsible for resident assessments, creating and implementing service plans and nursing oversight for our residents and our Resident Companion staff (CNAs & HHAs). This role is a full-time, 40 hours/ week, every other weekend required. Salary commensurate with experience, up to $35/hr

$2,000 signing bonus is being offered once training and on boarding has been successfully completed.

Responsibilities:
Participate in the initial assessment of potential residents, re-assessments and on-going resident assessments
Participate in creating, monitoring and following through on resident service plans
Communicate and coordinate with other healthcare providers (physicians, hospitals, pharmacy, etc.), team members and resident’s family to ensure continuity of care
Monitor resident medical status and medication regimens; familiarity and experience with LMAs and SAMM
Monitor and report/document changes in resident health or behavior and maintain accurate medical records
Provide training, supervision and support to Resident Companions especially in medication management and personal care; ensure their regular competency evaluations
Development of emergency protocol and staff education regarding medical emergency and staff procedure.
Ensure regulatory compliance pursuant to local, state, provincial, and federal law; knowledge of state Assisted Living (EOEA) regulations

Qualifications:
Previous nursing experience in a memory care setting
Valid and clean LPN or RN nursing license
Ability to build rapport with residents
Strong assessment skills for residents with dementia, coach and instruct Resident Companions, interact with resident's family and educate them about the disease
Flexibility - ability to work every other weekend, variable hours during weekdays to ensure overlap with other Wellness Coordinator
Availability for on-call (telephone) rotation schedule


To apply, please forward you resume along with your salary requirements.

Job Requirements

Previous nursing experience in a memory care setting
Valid and clean LPN or RN nursing license
Ability to build rapport with residents
Strong assessment skills for residents with dementia, coach and instruct Resident Companions, interact with resident's family and educate them about the disease
Flexibility - ability to work every other weekend, variable hours during weekdays to ensure overlap with other Wellness Coordinator
Availability for on-call (telephone) rotation schedule

Location

Woburn, Massachusetts , 01801

Employment Type

Permanent

Compensation

up to $35.00

Employer

Hearthstone Alzheimer Care

Date Posted

Sep 20th, 2019

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