Essex Group Management Corp. LPN Nurse - $2,000 Sign on Bonus! in Worcester, Massachusetts
LPN Nurse - $2,000 Sign on Bonus!
Title: L.P.N. - Licensed Practical Nurse - $2,000 Sign-On Bonus!Limited Time $2,000 Sign-On Bonus! Apply today to ensure you qualify!
The Blaire House of Worcester has a unique mission: We are a 75-bed skilled nursing facility entirely dedicated to Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia patients. We are the only skilled nursing center in Central Massachusetts that dedicates 100 percent of our services to people with these conditions and their families. We believe in providing a home-like environment for our residents.Our passion for ensuring that our seniors retain a fulfilling quality of life while we provide optimal care is second to none. If you share this passion and appreciate the rewarding feeling that comes from knowing you've made a positive impact on the lives of our elderly population and their families, then we would love to hear from you as soon as possible.The Blaire House of Worcester is seeking an energetic LPN to uphold our high standards for senior care!
Participation in the nursing process by sharing in assessment of patients, planning of patient care, implementing the patient care plan, and evaluating patient care.
Providing for emotional and spiritual needs and for safety of patients.
Notifying appropriate person about unusual symptoms and/or changes in condition of patient.
Giving and receiving report.
Performing nursing procedures for which the nurse is prepared, including, but not limited to, giving baths; providing oral hygiene; assisting patients with grooming needs; shampooing; taking temperature, pulse, respirations, and blood pressure; assisting patients with eating; assisting patients with active and passive exercises; assisting with ambulation, transfer activities, and the rehabilitation of patients; administering of oxygen by catheter or mask; changing dressings; inserting and irrigating urinary catheters; providing post-mortem care.
EDUCATION: Graduation from an accredited, approved school of nursing. Current registration with State Board of Nurse Examiners.
TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE: Will receive in-service training in special areas.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: Good physical and mental health. Finger and hand dexterity to handle and manipulate instruments and equipment. Visual and auditory acuity to detect changes in patients' conditions. Must be able to lift and/or carry a minimum of fifty (50) lbs. Must be able to push and pull carts at a minimum of one hundred (100) lbs., and continuously walk, sit and stand. Must be able to turn, crouch, kneel, stoop, bend below waist, and reach above shoulder height as tasks dictate. Must use good body mechanics.
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