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VOA Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN - Montrose, CO in Montrose, Colorado

Reference No: J3W0C868WLD4JBCP3G4Come help us make a difference in the lives that we serve!Valley Manor Care Center is looking for energetic team players to join ourprofessional nursing staff. Requires a current Licensed Practical Nurse(LPN) license in the State of Colorado. Experience with skilled long-termcare and/or acute short-term care is preferred.Retention Bonus up to $5,000.Shift differential $1.50 evenings, $3.00 nights.Core Responsibilities:Nursing Functions - including charting and documentation, and assessments,follows all shift routines, policy and procedures regarding monitoring ofvital signs, weights, administration of medications and treatments.Resident Care Functions - treat and ensure that residents are treated withrespect and dignity, report change of condition to supervisor, immediatelyreport and suspected abuse or neglect, administer professional nursingservicesPersonnel Function - attend meetings as scheduled, develop and maintain agood working relationship with CNA's and other departments.Job RequirementsQUALIFICATIONS:1. Graduate from an accredited school of nursing with current licensure as aLicensed Practical Nurse in the state of practice.2. Effective communicator with staff, families and outside agencies.3. Ability to prioritize duties.4. Customer service oriented with knowledge of successful customer servicetechniques.5. Ability to understand residents' charts, doctor's orders,residents' plan of care, medication orders.6. Must posses the ability to effectively gather clinical data in regards toresident status and condition.7. Ability to utilize computers and other electronic devices for tasks such astimekeeping, in-servicing and documentation.EOE M/F/Veterans/Disabled