ROCHESTER HILLS, MI
Pay for this position is $24.00 per hour
Shifts for the Licensed Practical Nurse:
2-10pm; 10pm-6am; 6am-2pm
LaJoy Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer
Assist with dressing, feeding, hair care, incontinence care, oral care, orthotics, range of motion, shaving, transfer, blood draw, cut fingernails, foot care, medication set-up, reorder medications, record weight and vital signs.
Provides nursing care under the supervision of a Registered Nurse and according to the plan of care derived from physician s order and Registered Nurse assessment.
Provides nursing care and services that are in accordance with Agency patient care and general medical policies.
Adheres to strict aseptic technique when performing treatments requiring its use.
Accurately records patient condition in Nurse notes.
Observes, records and communicates to the appropriate professional the symptoms, reaction and changes to the general physical and mental condition of the patient.
Administration of medications and treatments prescribed by the physician.
Normal cleaning and housekeeping duties such as laundry, dusting, sweeping, mopping, vacuuming and washing dishes.
Performing initial visits with new clients
Developing and updating care plans
Scheduling caregivers or providing coverage, as required
Covering nursing visits, including medication set-ups, wound care, skilled nursing, among others
Performing client assessments after critical incidents
Performing drug testing of caregiver applicants
Providing instruction to caregivers specific to client needs
Teaching skills and providing education at scheduled in-service trainings for employees
Communicating with clients about questions, concerns, or issues that arise
Other administrative and clinical duties as assigned
High level of customer service
Good communication skills, verbal and written
Pleasant, positive attitude, organized and prompt
Must have LPN licensure through the State of Michigan
Valid driver s license, vehicle and valid auto insurance
Valid TB Test required
Able to pass a drug screen
This job requires (or may require) a criminal background check. Convictions and pending felony charges are not an absolute bar to employment and will only be considered if required by law or there is a substantial relationship to the circumstances of the particular job or if bond ability is at issue