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Five Star Senior Living Inc. Licensed Practical Nurse - SNF in Lakewood, Colorado

Location InformationCedars Healthcare Center is a beautiful community in Lakewood, CO, withmore than 130 units offering skilled nursing care.Key ResponsibilitiesAt this time, we are seeking a full time (36hrs/week) LicensedPractical Nurse to join our team! Scheduled work every other weekend required.Cedars Healthcare Center, a Five Star Senior Living community, offers acomprehensive benefits package to team members regularly scheduled to work 30or more hours per week. The benefits package includes:Medical, Dental and Vision insuranceBasic Life and ADandD Insurance401(k) plan with company matchPaid-Time-Off (PTO) programEmployee Assistance Plan (EAP)Tuition ReimbursementVoluntary Supplemental BenefitsFlexible Spending Account (FSA)Note: Plan offerings are subject to eligibility wait periods.The wage range for this position is from $23.50-$27.53/hour,commensurate with experience.Primary responsibilities include but are not limited to:To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform eachkey function satisfactorily.Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilitiesto perform the key functions.Institutes appropriate nursing intervention which might be required tostabilize a resident's condition and/or prevent complication.Makes daily resident rounds to interview physical and emotional status and toimplement any required nursing interventions.Responds to resident and family concerns and ensures that each concern isdocumented and a resolution is initiated or communicated to appropriate staff.Coordinates admission, discharge and transfer of residents.Obtains report from nurse he or she is relieving, provides report to nursecoming on duty and keeps the charge nurse or others (as appropriate)informed about the status of residents and related matters.Qualifications:Current Licensed L.P.N., preferably with experience in long-term care ofgeriatric nursing2-4 Years of experience requiredCurrent CPR certification and additional certification in nursing specialtydesiredAbility to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measureAbility to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concretevariablesShift/HoursEveningOur Core Values We Put People First We Act With Integrity We Mind the Business We Listen, Then Act Decisively We Work to be Our BestAbout Five StarFive Star Senior Living Inc., a national healthcare and senior livingprovider headquartered in Newton, Massachusetts, proudly offers thehighest quality service and care with the warmth and hospitality of home.Founded in 2000, Five Star has two major operating division: Five StarSenior Living and AGEILITY Physical Therapy Solutions.The Five Star Senior Living division includes more than 280 IndependentLiving, Assisted Living, Alzheimer's/Memory Care, Healthcare Centerswith Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation and Continuing Care RetirementCommunities. With communities in over 30 states and more than 25,000 teammembers, Five Star is committed to maximizing our residents' independenceand enhancing their lifestyles.The division provides both inpatient and outpatient services to over 150communities. These services are provided both within Five Star and tocustomers externally. We offer Physical, Occupational and Speech TherapyServices. Our specialty programs includes our Step up to Stop falls Program,"Connections" our memory care therapy program, and our executivefunctioning program that focuses on cognitive strategies aimed at keeping ourresidents independent in areas such as medication management and house holdfunEEOCFive Star prohibits discrimination against any applicant or employee withregard to or on the basis of race, color, religion, national or ethnicorigin, age, ancestry, sex, pregnancy (including pregnancy,childbirth, lactation and related medical conditions), gender, genderidentity and expression (including transgender), sexual orientation,mental or physical disability, military status, certain criminalrecords, gen