As a Unit Manager at Golden LivingCenters, you will ensure that our patients get the care they need and that we have the necessary resources to provide it. Your hard work and meaningful efforts will help us to continue providing the highest quality healthcare possible. You will have direct impact on the quality of care that our patients receive and will do what it takes to provide the highest quality care. Your outcome-focused work will leave you feeling empowered at the end of each day because you'll know you've made a difference in the lives of our patients.
Responsible for the independent supervision of the delivery of care to a group of residents in a Nursing unit under the direction of an RN
ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES
Develop individualized plan of care in collaboration with the resident or responsible party and interdisciplinary care team by documenting problems, statements, goals and approaches in collaboration with other members of the interdisciplinary care team
Implement plan of care consistently, effectively and cost efficiently with focus on resident centered outcomes
Utilize all appropriate, available resources for counseling and discharge planning
Under direction of an RN, supervise other professional staff in the day-to-day delivery of resident care
Monitor resident activity and provide nursing care as appropriate including charting and recordkeeping
Maintain an updated knowledge base in pharmacology. Apply adult learning principles when educating individuals, family members or responsible party regarding the resident's medication regimen
Recognize normal and abnormal lab values and communicate same in appropriate manner to physician, and other interdisciplinary team members as appropriate
CODE OF CONDUCT
Must adhere to the Company's Code of Conduct and Business Ethics policy including documentation and reporting responsibilities.
Currently Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in state of practice required
Minimum one (1) year supervisory experience
Recent clinical experience, education, or specialty skills specific to geriatrics
Must be capable of maintaining regular attendance
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES, AND BEHAVIORS
Basic computer knowledge and ability with an aptitude to learn company software
Must be able to maintain confidentiality regarding patient and company proprietary information.
Must have the ability to relate professionally and positively and work cooperatively with other employees at all levels.
PHYSICAL AND SENSORY REQUIREMENTS
Mobility, reaching, bending, lifting, grasping, fingering, fine hand coordination, ability to talk and hear; ability to read and write; ability to communicate with personnel, ability to remain calm under stress. Ability to adequately lift, support and bodily manipulate the weight of a patient.
Golden Living and AseraCare Hospice are committed to enhancing the lives of the patients we care for. Here, you'll find some of the best professionals in healthcare working together to provide the highest level of care to every patient and resident we serve. And, we're able to offer career opportunities that fit almost anyone's background or level of experience. From where you work to how you work to everything in between, we're confident that at Golden Living and AseraCare Hospice, you'll find exactly what you're looking for in your career.
Location 3679 GL - BRENTWOOD
Facility Name GLC - Brentwood
City State and Zip Evansville, IN 47713
Open Date 8/23/2019
EOE Statement We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.