LPN - PRN - Day Shift - Surrey Place Nursing
Company: St Luke's Hospital of Chesterfield MO
Posted on: May 14, 2022
Posting DetailsJoin our team at St. Luke's Surrey Place, a Best
Nursing Home for Short-Stay Rehab by U.S. News & World Report. We
offer comprehensive benefits including medical/dental/ vision,
matched 401k, loan forgiveness and tuition
reimbursement.DescriptionSummary: Performs the primary functions of
a Licensed Practical Nurse. Performs the primary functions of a
registered professional in evaluating a designated group of
residents in accordance with all established Nursing standards and
hospital policies.Is responsible for managing all assigned
personnel, supplies and equipment on the unit and for promoting
Team work with all members of the health care team. Performs duties
and responsibilities in a manner consistent with our mission and
values.Job Duties: 1. Directs all care to team members 5%a. Assists
with scheduling/coordinating treatments with all disciplines2. Acts
as resident liaison and advocate. 5%3. Assures proper documentation
20%a. Monthly summariesb. Care Plansc. MDSd. Narcotic CTS.e.
Documentation assessments.4. Participates in discharge planning
10%a. Attends care plan meetingsb. Identifies home educational
needs.c. Instructs and educates residents/significant other to diet
meals, activities, etc.5. Assures orders are processed as follows
6%a. Checks and signs off ordersb. Accepts telephone orders from
MD/s officesc. Processes monthly orders6. Makes initial and
continuous resident assessment: 6%a. Communicates the
interpretation of lab data, EKG's, etc. b. Consults with doctorc.
Makes residents roundsd. Manages residents in house transfer
through systeme. Reviews drug therapy f. Assess ADL'sg. Coordinates
administering of treatments between disciplines. 7. Coordinates all
aspects of resident care, including planning, intervention,
education and evaluation: 20%a. Inserts/maintains NG tubeb.
Performs IV insertions, trouble shooting, maintenancec. Performs
suture removald. Performs drain removal/maintains drainse.
Participates in stat team responsef. Participates in all fire
drillsg. Provides resident educationh. Conducts resident care
conferencesi. Draws labs/specimen collectionj. Performs EKG'sk.
Performs CAPDl. Administers respiratory treatment's, ie: pulse
oximetry, Nebs, oxygenm. Assist residents with ADL's, treatment
ambulation n. Shift reporto. Knowledge of accessing variety of
central lines 8. Performs other resident care activities to
include: 10%a. Applying slings/binders/bracesb. V.S.c.
Sterile/aseptic dressing changesd. Insertion of Foley catheterse.
Complex skin caref. Giving enemasg. Applies restraintsh. Checks
emergency equipmentI. Collects CQI dataj. Measures for/applies TED
hosek. Assist with feeding.l. Trach care/suctioning9. Performs
supervisory duties 10%a. Supervises care team membersb. Supervises
studentsc. Interprets Surrey Place policy for team membersd.
Participates in various nursing or interdisciplinary. committees
PRNe. Assists in providing adequate staffingf. Participates in
roundsg. Participates with standards development10. Oversees the
education of staff 5%a. Develops and educates staffb. Orients new
employeesc. Participates in performance monitoring (peer review)d.
Maintains core and unit specific competencies11. Performs other
duties as assigned. 3%The most significant of duties are included
but this does not exclude work assignments not mentioned or
developmental duties.EducationCurrent licensure as a practical
nurse in the State of Missouri.Successful completion of a State
Board approved IV course of instruction within 6 months of
employment.ExperienceLong-term and or Medicare experience
helpful.Working ConditionsEmployee is required to stand and walk
frequently (34-66% of the time). Employee must lift/carry
frequently Employee may be required to lift over 100 lbs with
assistance. Employee is frequently required to bend, squat, kneel
and reach forward occasionally (1-33% of the time). Employee is
required to use one or both hands for simple grasping,
pushing/pulling and fine manipulation. Employee is occasionally
exposed to the following environmental conditions: Temperature
changes, dust, noise, fumes, electrical hazards, and CRT terminal
work. Employee may be exposed to blood/air borne pathogens.Verbal
and cognitive abilities are necessary. Motor coordination and
manual dexterity are required. Speech, hearing and visual acuity
are essential. Work shifts may vary to meet specific patient care
demands. Employee must demonstrate an ability to work with people
tactfully and exhibit qualities of sound judgment.Job
Relationships: Member of a comprehensive healthcare team, including
other healthcare providers, the patient, the patient's family and
significant others.Mission/ValuesMISSIONFaithful to our
Episcopal-Presbyterian heritage and its ministry of healing, St.
Luke's is dedicated to improving the health of the communities we
serve.Using talents and resources responsibly, we provide high
quality, safe care with compassion, professional excellence and
respect for each other and those we serve.VISIONAs an independent
healthcare network, we create healthy communities in the region
through our commitment to high quality, safe and personalized
services.CORE VALUESHuman DignityWe accept and treat all persons as
being created in the image of passionWe respond with caring to the
needs of others as if they were members of our family.JusticeWe
honor each person's rights and responsibilities in light of the
common good.ExcellenceWe set and strive to attain high standards of
performance and continuous improvement.StewardshipWe use our
talents and resources wisely, with honesty and integrity.FACES -
Friendly - Available - Caring - Efficient - Safe Communication
Standards: Promotes and provides courteous and effective
communication with internal and external customers.
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