Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

Location: Valley Senior Living on Columbia

  • Part time positions available
  • Starting wage is between $21.39 and $25.55
  • Weekend and night differentials given
  • Excellent Benefits!

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE

Required:

  • Graduate of an approved practical nursing program.

LICENSE/CERTIFICATION

Required

  • Current LPN license or temporary permit for practice in the state of North Dakota.

FUNCTIONS

  • Understand and adhere to Valley Senior Living’s Corporate Compliance Standards, Code of Conduct, and all Department/Personnel policies and procedures.
  • Report changes in the resident’s condition to physician, Care Coordinator, and family on a timely basis. Document condition changes to resident’s medical record and communicates change to next shift.
  • Document accurately and concisely on admissions, transfers, deaths, and discharges. Fulfill requirements for documentation according to policy and as resident condition dictates.
  • Collaborate effectively with all other disciplines in meeting needs of the resident.
  • Directs the ongoing care of the resident on a daily basis during the assigned shift.
  • Supervises and/or delegates appropriately to the LPN medication/treatment nurse, CMA’s, CNA’s and Health Unit Coordinators (HUC’s).
  • Assesses the condition of the resident accurately, and collaborates with the RN and Care Coordinator as indicated.
  • Physically and mentally responds to emergency situations; able to initiate and delegate CPR.
  • Administers medications and treatments as prescribed and assesses the effectiveness of these.
  • Identifies and reports unacceptable work or personnel behavior and utilizes corrective discipline in collaboration with the ADON.
  • Effectively handles and reports emergencies, accidents, incidents and complaints.
  • Accurately receives, interprets and transcribes Physician orders.
  • Works to fill open nursing positions due to a staff call in to assure adequate staffing when the Nursing Scheduling Coordinator is unavailable.
  • Completes employee appraisals and audits as assigned.
  • Stands and walks for extended periods of time.
  • Understand the “Right to Know” regulation.
  • Remain up-to-date on safety procedures, including fire and disaster; choking; incident reports; use of side rails/ restraints, body mechanics, gait belts; etc.

Our Locations

  • Valley Senior Living on Columbia
    • 2900 14th Ave S.
  • Valley Senior Living on 42nd (Woodside Village, Wheatland Terrace, Town Square)
    • 4000 24th Ave S
  • Valley Senior Living on Cherry (Tufte Manor)
    • 3300 Cherry Street

If you have any questions, please contact Kaley at 701.787.7829.

Valley Senior Living is an Equal Opportunity Employer