Salude LPN/ Licensed Practical Nurse - 7AM to 7PM (PRN) in Suwanee, Georgia

This position is a PRN 7AM-7PM LPN position, picking up 2-3 shifts a month.

Salude is an innovative, and brand new, 64 bed state-of-the-art Transitional Care Facility in Suwanee, GA. We are looking for an experienced and talented LPN who thrives in a fast-paced environment, working as part of a team, and is enthusiastic about providing quality care and excellent customer service to our patients and their families.

The ideal candidate for this position will:

Excel at providing excellent customer service and patient care

Have the ability to deliver optimum patient care and comfort by demonstrating knowledge and skills of current nursing practices

1 year of recent clinical experience, education, or specialty skills specifically in cardio, ortho, neurology, or med/surg

Be able to collaborate as part of an interdisciplinary team of healthcare providers

Have excellent organizational, time management, and communication skills

Demonstrate working knowledge of infection control principles and practices

Must be able to maintain confidentiality regarding patient and company proprietary information

Must be capable of maintain regular attendance

The Staff LPN provides nursing care to residents under the direction of a Supervisor and as prescribed by the physician and in accordance with standards of nursing practices and regulations; and as may be directed by a Supervisor.

Supervise under the direction of a Supervisor, other professional and non-professional staff in the day-to-day delivery of resident care. Assist in scheduling job assignments and developing nursing unit priorities under the direction of a Supervisor. May assist in orientating new staff and participating in recruitment and selection of nursing staff. Communicate non-nursing practice policies, and assist and coach as needed. Monitor work assignments, provide feedback, and assist a Supervisor in evaluating performance, and redirect and discipline as needed

Prepare and review medical records and nurses notes under the direction of a Supervisor, and assess Residents to evaluate their physical and emotional status. Monitor resident activity and provide nursing care as directed by a Supervisor, and according to the Physician's orders, care plans, established standards and facility policies. Coordinate and assist or prepare for new admissions, transfers, and discharge of residents as directed by a Supervisor. Transcribe physician s telephone orders. Communicate with Residents, family members, other interdisciplinary team members, and management

Prepare and administer medications under the direction of a Supervisor and as ordered by the physician in accordance with nursing standards and facility policies. Sign, dates and perform all charting and record keeping in accordance with established policies and procedures

Assist a Supervisor as directed and participate in developing and implementing a written care plan for individual residents that addresses the needs of the resident

Required Skills

High school diploma or equivalent Must hold and maintain a current license to practice as a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) or Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) in practicing state Related work experience, preferred Must be capable of maintaining regular attendance