Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - Float Pool
Company: Elderwood Staffing Solutions
Posted on: September 10, 2021
Join Our Team: Join our strong and growing company today!
for your life, for when you need it the most.
Staffing Solutions is seeking qualified Licensed Practical Nurse
(LPN) to join our growing float pool! Supplement your full-time or part-time health care
job with per diem hours, or find the flexibility you need for your
busy life. We’re looking for confident clinical staff that are
ready to help our beloved residents at our clean, modern
in 1978, Elderwood has grown to become the largest network of
rehabilitation, skilled nursing, assisted living and independent
living communities in Western New York. With over 40 facilities and
5,000+ employees, Elderwood is well known and highly regarded by
the communities that each location serves.
an Elderwood employee, you’ll have all the tools, training and
resources you need to succeed.
and Perks of the Job:
- Premium Pay
with Shift Differentials
- Sick Paid Time
- Weekly Pay
flexible scheduling (work when you want)
- 4, 8, 10, 12
or 16 hour shifts available
- No weekend or
- Choice of 15
locations to float to
Retirement Plan with Company Match
status for permanent employment at any of our location
Practical Nurse (LPN) Duties:
medications and give skilled treatments to assigned
- Direct and
monitor the personal care duties and nursing care procedures
carried out by Nursing Assistants of the assigned team.
- Assist Nursing
Assistants with direct care of residents, as necessary.
- Report to Unit
Manager/Assistant Unit Manager or Charge Nurse unusual symptoms,
changes of condition, daily needs, and progress of
- Follow the
Plan of Care for each resident, and monitor the performance of
Nursing Assistants in carrying out the appropriate aspects of the
controlled substances from the shift Supervisory Nurse and is
responsible for all aspects of the storage and distribution of
these medications; ensure proper and safe placement and use of
medications stored in medication cart, stock medication cupboards,
medication room refrigerator and narcotic cabinets.
documentation regarding the care plans of residents in the Nursing
Notes, Medical Administration Records, Treatment Records and other
- Ensure that
resident care standards are maintained in performance of duties,
and that the rights of residents and preferences in care and
treatment are respected.
- Participate in
Change-of-Shift Report and is responsible for bringing nursing
personnel of next shift up-to-date about the care and needs of
assessment of needs and resident care planning information as
necessary and requested by nurses and other health care
- Participate in
quality assurance programs upon request.
physicians for orders or updates; conduct skin care assessments and
diabetic nail care; update family members as needed; start pressure
sore, treatment and routing sheets.
- Perform all
job duties according to safety rules and practices required for
this job position, and as required to ensure the general safety of
staff, residents and visitors of this facility.
- Exhibit the
highest level of customer service towards residents, staff and
- Perform other
work tasks as assigned by the Unit Manager/Assistant Unit Manager
or Charge Nurse.
- Required to
float to at-least 2 of our facilities of your choice
- Required to
work 4 shifts a month
Practical Nurse (LPN) Qualifications:
as a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) with a current state
and LPN work experience in a geriatric setting
to supervise and work well with other personnel
of maturity, diplomacy, and ability to work well with others
respectful attitude towards residents required.
Elderwood expects all current and new
employees to be vaccinated against COVID-19. If hired, you will be
required to provide proof of vaccination. Employees may
request a medical exemption from vaccination.
EOE Statement: WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. Applicants and
employees are considered for positions and are evaluated without
regard to mental or physical disability, race, color, religion,
gender, national origin, age, genetic information, military or
veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status or any other
protected Federal, State/Province or Local status unrelated to the
performance of the work involved.
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