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Cedar Grove, NJ

Cedar Grove, New Jersey long term care/sub acute nursing home looking for part time LPN for 11 AM to 7 PM shift, three days a week and every other weekend. Long term care experience preferred

Must be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing with current Licensed Practical Nurse licensure by the New Jersey State Board of Nursing.

* Being responsible to coordinate and provide assistance, schedules for activities during the flow of daily life ( such as meals, showers, assistance with toileting), medications, treatments, therapies, doctor rounding’s to the extent possible to allow residents to participate in activities of choice;

* Being responsible to coordinate the formulation of growth (care) plans using the nursing process while honoring resident’s needs, choices and preferences and in adherence to State/ Federal regulations;* Collaborating with other disciplines (Rehabilitation, Dietary, Social Services, etc.) to ensure that resident’s needs are met and avoidable decline is prevented;

* Ensures that each resident’s attending physician/ designee and family or responsible party are notified of any change in condition, any occurrence of incident or accident, and other events that warrant prompt notification;

* Being responsive to the needs of residents during moving into or moving out of the home (during neighborhood transfer, transfer to acute facilities, or during death);

* Being responsible to adhere to standards of professional nursing practice in all resident care areas

* Being responsible for maintaining accurate resident care records and documents, important date using the nursing process, as defined by your Clinical Advocate Growth Partner;

* Being responsible to act as a steward to properly utilize human and material resources in the WHC HOME;

* Being responsible to promote a safe environment for everyone in the home by identifying potential safety hazards and identification of noncompliance in *WHC HOME’s Well-Being Strategies (policies and procedures)

* Shows commitment to growth and learning by attending required in-services and taking an active role in educating resident, family members and staff;

* Flexibility and a willingness to modify role duties for the residents and the overall good of the community;

*Being responsible to maintain an active licensure in the state of New Jersey

*Must provide annual verification of a negative Tuberculin Skin Test (TST)*

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