Hallmark House

Hallmark House

Prospect, KY, US, 40059



WINNER of the 2022 Memory Care Award!

Hallmark House Memory Personal Care Community has

Registered Nurse (RN) and Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN):

at our community in Prospect, KY.

LPN starting wages up to $ 28.46 per hour!

BC/BS individual health insurance plan for $75 per pay period and family plan for $150 per pay period.

Contact us at (502) 290-6706 for more information!:

How you will make a difference:

* Administer medications and non-skilled treatments, chart in ICare, monitor and supervise residents, floor supervisor, and assist during mealtimes.

How you will spend your time:

* Meet the physical and sensory requirements stated below and be able to work in the described environment.

* Communicate with residents’ family or friends to provide advice, comfort and release instructions.

* Provide emotional and psychological support when needed.

* Collect samples for lab testing as assigned.

* Administer injections, prescribed medications, enemas etc., cleans and dress wounds and assist with other basic medical care tasks.

* Assist ailing residents in daily necessary activities such as dressing, grooming, bathing, etc.

* Monitor residents’ condition including fluid intake and output and compose patient charts.

* Observe residents under treatment to identify progress, side-effects of medications, etc.

* Take and record blood pressure, temperature, heart rate etc.

* Record a residents’ medical history accurately/daily.

* Complete daily check off lists. (Narcotic carts, cartridge count, medication count with oncoming nurse, Covid temperature binder, elopement binder, nurse binder, weekly charting shower, skin assessment, refrigerator temps and 24-hour report for your shift, etc.).

* Supervise all caregivers throughout the shifts.

* Management duties including, but not limited to, hiring, training, and developing, coaching and counseling, and terminating department staff, as deemed necessary.

* In charge if an emergency occurs with a resident, guest, or natural disaster during shift. Follow emergency binder policy and procedures.

* Report any type of abuse, elopement, medication error, staffing issue, etc. to director of nursing immediately.

* Attend community in-services and meetings.

* Complete required dementia training.

* Carry cordless phone when away from desk.

* Follow all policies and procedures of the community.

* Other special projects and duties, as assigned.

The qualifications you will need:

* Registered Nurse or Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse with current state license.

* Industry experience is a plus, but not necessary.

* Excellent knowledge of medical and hospital terminology.

* Effective verbal and written English communication skills.

* Demonstrated intermediate to advanced skills in Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point and Outlook, Internet and Intranet navigation.

* Highest level of professionalism with the ability to maintain confidentiality.

* Ability to communicate at all levels of organization and work well within a team environment in support of company objectives.

* Customer service oriented with the ability to work well under pressure.

* Strong attention to detail and accuracy, excellent organizational skills with ability to prioritize, coordinate and simultaneously maintain multiple projects with high level of quality and productivity.

* Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.

* Ability to work with minimal supervision, take initiative and make independent decisions.

* Ability to deal with new tasks without the benefit of written procedures.

* Approachable, flexible, and adaptable to change.

* Function independently, and have flexibility, personal integrity, and the ability to work effectively with stakeholders and vendors.

Your work environment:

* You’ll work mostly indoors on floors that are tiled or carpeted.

* You’ll be around other co-workers, residents, and their guests.

* You’ll have possible exposure to occasional slippery floors, chemicals, sharp objects, and hazardous materials and waste (including human), blood borne pathogens, and communicable diseases.

* You’ll be around possible high-stress medical and/or life-threatening situations.

Physical and Sensory requirements:

* This role requires moderate physical activity.

* Standing and/or walking for more than two (2) hours per day.

* Sitting for more than two (2) hours at a time.

* Bending and/or stooping for more than one (1) hour at a time.

* Requires writing and/or computer work with repetitive typing and concentrating on computer screen and/or documents for more than two (2) hours at a time.

* Push, pull, move, and/or lift a minimum of fifty (50) pounds to a minimum height of three (3) feet and be able to push, pull, move, and/or carry such weight a minimum distance of fifty (50) feet.: