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Registered Nurse or LPN (PRN)

Company: PIVOTAL HEALTH CARE
Location: West Des Moines
Posted on: January 3, 2022

Job Description:

Job DetailsJob LocationCedar Ridge Village - West Des Moines, IAPosition TypeSeasonalRegistered Nurse or LPNDepartment: Nursing Shift: PRN Supervisor: Director of Nursing Exempt/Nonexempt: NonexemptIntroduction: Cedar Ridge Village is a new Continuing Care Retirement Community in West Des Moines, IA, that opened on April 1st. We are a brand new facility with the following:Sister Communities in DSM Metro are 5 star facilitiesSmall 40 bed facilityExtensive supply of PPEHigh staff to patient ratioHighly competitive wagesDifferential shift pay in addition to weekend payAt the Pivotal Health Care family of retirement communities, we may work hard, but we also make it fun to get through the workdays and be a part of the team! We offer very competitive salaries that include differential pay depending on the shift, low resident-to-staff ratio, benefits that begin after 60 days (including 401k with an employer match), paid time off (PTO), career path development, and a welcoming home-like environment in which to work and interact with our residents.Our Continuing Care Retirement Communities provide a safe, cozy, home-like atmosphere for our senior residents, and you, the Nurse, are a big part of this experience. We provide you with a new building, and teammates who really believe in working together to provide a quality nursing experience for our residents.If you are looking for a challenging, rewarding and fun career in the health care industry, wed like you to consider joining our team!Overview: The Registered Nurse/LPN is responsible for the comprehensive nursing care of residents in the facility, and for the supervision and education of nursing staff who provide care to the residents. Has the ability to communicate effectively and advocate for resident-centered/directed care to team members, families, physicians, allied health professionals and the at-large community.Duties and Responsibilities: Duties are determined by facilitys needs and may include, but are not limited to, the following:Ensure provision of quality nursing care in accordance with Federal, State, and Company requirements based on acuity of residents, maintaining acceptable standards of nursing practices.Make daily rounds to see all residents to ascertain condition and comfort, assessing and evaluating for change of condition and instituting appropriate interventions.Develop, implement, and evaluate plans of care to include, but not be limited to recognition of spiritual, emotional, psychosocial, and functional factors.Implement restorative nursing care in the area of self-care deficits relating to activities of daily living.Monitor nursing personnel compliance to nursing policies and procedures, and competency in clinical skills.Initiate procedures to protect resident from injury and infection.Coordinate the admission of new residents.Perform all other duties as assigned by the Director of Nursing and/or the Executive AdministratorDisclaimer: A full job description is available upon request or when invited to attend an in-person interview.Pivotal Health Care Campuses are tobacco-free campus including but not limited to electronic cigarettesThe Pivotal Health Care family of companies is an Equal Opportunity employer.Pivotal Health Care is committed to providing a safe work environment for our employees and residents. The company follows CMS and CDC protocols when considering COVID-19 vaccination.Qualifications: The Registered Nurse/LPN must be a graduate from an accredited school, be currently licensed in the state without encumbrance, be responsible for maintaining professional licensure and CEU requirements. Preferably 1-2 years of previous nursing experience as a Nurse in Long Term Care and/or a Skilled Nursing Facility. Ability to assess and implement interventions for resident care based on standards of nursing practice and principles of nursing care. Must possess current CPR certification.

Keywords: PIVOTAL HEALTH CARE, West Des Moines , Registered Nurse or LPN (PRN), Healthcare , West Des Moines, Iowa

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