Ecumen RN or LPN *Sign on Bonus $3000.00 in Two Harbors, Minnesota

RN or LPN *Sign on Bonus $3000.00 ID 2017-10473 Posted Date 7/17/2017 Category Nursing Days/Hours 2-1030pm Type Part-Time Location US-MN-Two Harbors Overview: Ecumen Scenic Shores seeks a RN or LPN to join its team. Starting wages for RN up to $28.32, LPN starting wages up to $21.81 based on experience. Ecumen Scenic Shores consists of 44 Care Center beds, additional services for seniors requiring memory care and is located in Two Harbors, Minnesota. Ecumen creates home for older adults wherever they choose to live. Our employees are dedicated to empowering our customers to lead richer, fuller lives and have consistently recognized Ecumen as a "Best Place to Work," an award by the Minneapolis-St. Paul Business Journal. Responsibilities: The Registered Nurse is responsible for assessing and coordinating care needed for residents of an assigned station, nursing staff, and overall operation of their assigned station to ensure quality care. Specific responsibilities include: Responsible for making doctor appointments as needed, prepare charts prior to the visits, have current information regarding resident condition, and accompany physician on rounds to provide updates. Responsible for new admissions and hospital returns, ensuring care plans are updated, implemented, and maintained. Monitors weight loss and nutrition of residents and report those nutritionally at risk to Dietary and follow through with recommendations. Responsible for the orientation and work assignment of nursing personnel in their unit in order to ensure the nursing needs of their station. Observes resident, records significant conditions, vital signs and reactions, and notifies supervisor or physician of any change in resident's condition, and updates charts to reflect this. Initiates a resident education plan according to the individualized needs of the resident, as prescribed by the physician, including family instruction. Supervises and assists with resident's activities of daily living. Assists in coordinating the activities of nursing service with those of other departments. Other duties as assigned. The Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) is responsible for working under the guidance and support of a registered nurse to coordinate, initiate and monitor daily nursing care delivered to our residents. Specific responsibilities include: Administers medications/treatments for assigned residents within scope of practice and records and orders medications accurately according to physician's orders. Responsible for the coordination of necessary treatments, therapies and appointments. Charts, documents and communicates care related information in the manner dictated by nursing practice and facility policy. Assist with physician rounds as needed. Receives and accurately transcribes physician orders in a timely manner. Supervises and monitors NA/Rs, evaluating residents to ensure resident care is provided in a competent manner according to the plan of care. Observe, monitor and report changes in residents' condition. Notifies and consults with RN regarding significant change or problem and appropriately contacts MD for updates/orders. Responsible for updating care plans timely and effectively. Assists with and ensures timely completion of all required documentation for resident admission, discharges and transfers. Demonstrates accountability by being visible and serving as a liaison between shifts. Respond quickly and appropriately in emergency situations (fire/severe weather/medical). Initiate emergency protocols per facility policy. Complete resident and staff member incident reports and provide any emergency care of intervention that is needed. Coordinate, monitor and deliver resident care so that optimum quality is achieved. Assist with resident cares as needed. Ability to delegate work to others within their scope of practice. Performs advanced procedures and therapies within scope of practice. Participate in care confere