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Licensed Nurse- LPN- Full Time

Company information:

Our mission is to provide accessible, trusted and compassionate care that enhances quality of life for aging adults. Our Vision is to be the region’s trusted partner and recognized leader for successful aging services. We have been a pillar in the community since 1959 and continue to be one of the largest publicly owned Communities of our kind in the state. Are you looking for a rewarding position where you will make a positive impact on the lives of others?  Join a career that loves you back!

Job Information:

• Grand Traverse Pavilions is seeking a motivated, full time Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN). Variety of shifts and hours available. 

• Starting wage for this position is $28.62/hour.

• $2.00/hour for working afternoon and midnight shifts.

• $1.00/hour for working Saturday and Sunday shifts.

• $2.35/hour Essential Worker Bonus.

• Must be able to pass a criminal background check and drug screen.

• All employees must demonstrate that they are fully vaccinated for COVID-19.

Tasks:

• Responsible for organizing own work effectively, assisting the Nurse Aides to organize their work, and supervising the quality of nursing care on an assigned shift.

• Make resident rounds initially and regularly throughout the shift monitoring resident needs, change in condition, safety, proper functioning of equipment, employee performance, and follow through of physician orders. 

• Provide resident care as assigned.

• Ensure that medical record documentation is complete by the end of the shift per procedure.

• Assist in maintaining current care plans according to condition changes and advise supervisor accordingly.

• Ensure adequate nutritional intake by residents for assigned shift.  Ensure that resident nourishments are offered/provided timely, and recorded.

• Notify responsible party of changes in resident’s plan of care.

• Administer and document medications, controlled drug accountability, ordering medications, and returning unused medications to pharmacy.

• Direct and/or perform and record procedures, treatments and response and complete charging procedures as required. Administer and document treatments per policy, and complete associated documents accordingly.

• Monitor IV infusions for proper flow rate, potency, etc. Report problems to supervisor.

• Recognize and take appropriate action to eliminate or minimize a potential or actual hazard to a resident and to initiate emergency measures as appropriate.

• Report suspected infections to the Infection Control Coordinator.

• Actively participates in quality assurance monitoring and corrective actions.

• Aware of State and Federal Nursing Home Regulations and assist in organization reaching compliance.

• Assist Assistant Director of Nursing in keeping care plans current according to condition changes.  Keep Assistant Director of Nursing informed of changes made on the care plan. 

• Check for proper placement of naso-gastric tubes and administer tube feeding as directed by physician order.  

• Performs all other duties as assigned. 

Reasons to work for us:

• Health Insurance

• Dental Insurance

• Vision Insurance

• Health Savings Plan

• Paid Time Off

• Retirement Plan with 5% employer contribution

• Referral Program

• Longevity Bonus

• On-site Employee only Child Care

• On-site Gym Access

• Covered Parking

• Employee Assistance Program

 

Grand Traverse Pavilions

1000 Pavilions Circle
Traverse City, MI   49684

Phone: (231) 932-3000