Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)
Palmetto Subacute Care Center is in search of a capable, hard working and talented Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) to join our ever growing team.
Palmetto Subacute Care Center is a warm and close-knit subacute care and nursing center proudly serving the distinct needs of the community. As one of Florida’s finest Rehabilitation and Nursing Centers, Palmetto Subacute Care Center has earned an outstanding reputation for its compassionate and high caliber subacute and long term care.
We aim to provide a total, immersive rehabilitation experience that renews and reinvigorates the body and soul. Our stellar rehabilitation program significantly enriches the health and well-being of our patients by delivering specialized therapies to get our patients rapidly back on their feet.
LPN (Licensed Practical Nurse) Job Description:
+ Works under direct supervision using the Nurse Practice Act, Company standards, Policies and Procedures and nursing judgment.
+ Delivers nursing care to patients/residents requiring long-term or rehabilitative care.
+ Assesses patients/residents and makes observations and report pertinent information related to the care of the patient/resident.
+ Implements the patient/resident plan of care and evaluates the patient/resident response.
+ Directs and supervises care given by other nursing personnel in selected situations.
+ Maintains knowledge of necessary documentation requirements.
+ Maintains knowledge of equipment set-up, maintenance and use, i.e. monitors, infusion devices, drain devices, etc.
+ Maintains confidentiality and patient/resident rights, regarding all patient/resident personnel information.
+ Provides patient/resident/family/caregiver education as directed.
+ Conducts self in a professional manner in compliance with unit and facility polices.
+ Works rotating shifts, holidays and weekends as scheduled.
+ Initiates emergency support measure (i.e., CPR, protects patient/residents from injury).
LPN (Licensed Practical Nurse) Qualifications/Requirements:
+ Current/valid Florida LPN (Licensed Practical Nurse) License
+ Previous experience in long term care preferred.
+ Current CPR card
+ Ability to work independently or part of a group.
+ Effectively communicate with others.
+ A minimum of one (1) year nursing experience in a long-term or acute care setting preferred.
Sign on Bonus: $1,500
Shifts Available: Full Time and Part Time