Westminster Palms LPN in Orlando, Florida
Westminster Towers is a large upscale Active Living Community and Health Center located just south of downtown Orlando. We are a church related, not-for-profit community service organization dedicated and committed to providing services for older adults and persons with special needs by creating and administering excellent residential and health care facilities.
This candidate will provide direct nursing care to the residents and supervise day-to-day nursing activities performed by nursing assistants in accordance with state and federal standards.
Part time available.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
A day in the life of an LPN at Westminster consists of:
Providing heartfelt caring service to our residents.
Following physician orders to provide excellent care and care planning.
Supervise CNA's as the charge nurse; ensure that CNA's are following physician orders.
Assist with the evaluation of residents for medical needs/changes. Assist with planning resident care based on physician orders. Enter physician orders into ECS.
Ensure that residents are receiving their medication based on doctor’s orders/complete medication pass.
Maintain the medication cart including audit procedures for PRN medication and controlled medicines as defined by the nursing standards.
Perform skin evaluations and skin treatment as required by skin treatment protocols. Monitor blood glucose, temperature, and blood pressure.
Assist patients/residents with Activities of Daily Living such as bathing, dressing, grooming, eating, transferring, ambulating, toileting, and other resident needs.
Must be currently licensed in the State of Florida as a License Practical Nurse.
Must be CPR Certified.
One year of long term care desirable.
Med/Surg, Home Health experience helpful. Also experience working with the handicapped, developmentally disabled, or older adults preferred.
Join the Westminster Family today! We offer:
Competitive Wages and Incentives
Health and Dental Insurance
Fitness Facility Onsite & Wellness Program
Paid Time Off
Free Covered Parking (Downtown Orlando)
Free Meals & More!
EOE, DFWP – “We honor those who have served.”
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