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Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - Jourdain / Perpich Extended Care Center

Deadline: Open until filled.

Purpose of Position:

LPN (License Practical Nurse) will provide nursing care to residents in a 47 bed long term care facility. Full-time position with benefits, report to the Director of Nursing, salary DOQ.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provide direct nursing care to residents and assists to provide for the physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual comfort of the residents.
  • Assists and plans the development of the nursing care plan for each resident on a daily basis, through care plan review and charting.
  • Prepares and administers all medications using clean techniques followed by prompt and accurate charting.
  • Provides nutrition by way of gastroscopy tubes and will operate feeding pumps.
  • Provided treatment as ordered that may include enemas, wound care, perennial care, and foley catheter care.
  • Reviews Policies and Procedures to include catheterization, irrigations, and suction machines.
  • Responsible for accurate reporting and recording of resident’s symptoms, reaction, and progress in the patient’s charts and report to the Supervising Nurse.
  • Assigns the type and amount of care to meet the individual needs of each resident when serving as team leader or medication nurse.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

  • Must be a graduate from an accredited LPN (Licensed Practical Nurse) Training Program.
  • Must possess a valid LPN (License Practical Nurse) License.
  • Employment contingent upon successfully passing Pre-Employment Drug/Alcohol Test and Background Check.

TO APPLY: Applications (w/Résumé attached) and copies of certificates/diplomas are being accepted at the Red Lake Human Resources Department, P.O. Box 546, Red Lake, MN 56671 Phone (218) 679-1847 *Fax (218) 679-4176.

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