Licensed Practical Nurse LPN
Company: Avalon Health Care
Posted on: March 29, 2019
Overview Northern Nevada State Veterans Home is seeking dependable,
organized and dedicated Licensed Practical Nurses, LPNs, to join
our outstanding team! **We will not be hiring these positions until
mid to late February 2019** Today's aging population means there's
a growing demand for healthcare professionals in post-acute care,
and a wave of career opportunities available at Avalon Health Care!
We are looking for individuals who embrace a reverence for life and
a heart for healing. With enthusiasm and compassion, our Avalon
family works with our patients and their families as well as with
our communities to celebrate life every day! If you seek to use
your mind and your heart to improve lives on a daily basis, come
join our team! We offer great challenges, a rewarding career and
opportunities for advancement!Responsibilities Under the
supervision of the registered nurse, advanced practice registered
nurse, licensed physician or other health care provider authorized
by the state; the Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse (LPN/LVN)
will participate in the development, implementation and
modification of the comprehensive plan of care for facility
residents. He/She will practice within the legal boundaries for
practical nursing authorized by the state for the delivery of
patient care and related services. Candidates must have a current
nursing license as well as a positive attitude!Qualifications
- Must hold and maintain a current license to practice as a
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse in practicing state.
- Demonstrates understanding that state and Federal rules and
regulations govern the practices within the facility.
- Ongoing pursuit of Continuing Education Credits in clinical
subjects, management, personal growth and development.
- Demonstrates working knowledge of infection control principles
- Proven ability to communicate effectively and positively with
staff, residents and family members.
- Basic computer knowledge and ability with an aptitude to learn
- Must be capable of maintaining regular attendance.
- Must meet all local health regulation and pass post-employment
physical exam if required. This requirement also includes drug
screening, criminal background investigation and reference
- Recent clinical experience, education, or specialty skills
specific to geriatrics. For additional information, please contact
Brenna Monsen, Healthcare Recruiter, at today! Avalon Healthcare
Management, Inc., is an equal employment opportunity employer (EEO)
committed to hiring a diverse workforce and sustaining an inclusive
culture. Avalon Healthcare Management, Inc. does not discriminate
on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or
expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics,
disability, age or veteran status or any other status protected
under federal, state, or local laws.EEO Avalon Healthcare
Management, Inc. is an affirmative action and equal opportunity
employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for
employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex,
disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national
origin, veteran status, or genetic information. Avalon is committed
to providing access, equal opportunity and reasonable accommodation
for individuals with disabilities in employment, its services,
programs, and activities. To request reasonable accommodation,
contact Brenna Monsen, , .
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