LPN or RN

  • Diversicare
  • Bessemer | Alabama
Schedule full-time
Job type hourly
Experience 1
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Post Date April 01, 2021
Job SKills
  • RN; Registered Nurse

Overview

Are you a LPN or RN that is passionate about caregiving? Would you like to work with the best team in the world? If so, Diversicare invites you to apply.

We build on trust, respect, customer focus, compassion, diplomacy, appreciation and strong communication skills to shape the culture in our workplace. Diversicare team members play a critical role in fostering an environment of Service Excellence, which we extend to all those we are privileged to serve.

If you wish to make a difference in the lives of our patients and residents, APPLY NOW!

Full Time Benefits include: 

  • Medical/Dental/Vision
  • Excellent 401k plan
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Vacation, Holiday, and Sick Time
  • Long and Short Term Disability
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Life Insurance
  • Referral Bonuses
  • DiversICARE - employee hardship fund
  • Pay advancement program - OnShift Wallet

Diversicare provides post-acute care services to patients and residents at 61 skilled nursing and long-term care centers in eight states, primarily in the Southeast, Midwest and Southwest United States. Together, with our team of dedicated healthcare professionals, we leverage our diverse strengths to provide each patient and resident with healthcare serves that best meet their needs.

It is Diversicare’s Mission to “Improve every life we touch by providing exceptional healthcare and exceeding expectations.”

Responsibilities: 

  • Receives report on patient/resident status from previous shift, evaluates and ensures resources in place to meet needs
  • Makes physical rounds in assigned area of oversight assessing quality of care, intervening with provision of care and interacting with care givers and patients/residents
  • Provides direct care in line with the responsibilities of a nurse, assessing conditions, communicating with attending physicians/practitioners and carrying out nursing functions according to the needs of the patients
  • Assists in establishing a plan of care for patients based on their unique needs and in line with physician orders
  • Is a member of the Interdisciplinary Care Team
  • Accurately documents patient/resident condition including assessments, communication and care provided
  • Supervises nurses and/or other providers of care in carrying out their responsibility (medication pass, nursing care, documentation, treatments, supervision)
  • Evaluates performance of nurses, nursing assistants and trained medication aides; coaches and disciplines as needed.
  • Assesses and monitors to verify patient/residents’ needs are met and policies and procedures are followed.
  • May respond and coordinates actions in emergency situations
  • Other duties as assigned by Director of Nursing
  • Assists with the Continuous Quality Improvement initiatives
  • Ensures safe work practices are followed
  • Provides empathetic communication to families, patient/residents regarding change of condition and in response to care concerns, ensures resident rights are respected

Qualifications:

  • Current license by the State Board of Nursing as a RN or LPN 
  • Ability to plan, supervise and coordinates services.


 

Diversicare is committed to being an equal opportunity employer.  Diversicare does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including gender identity), national origin, age, or disability, sexual orientation, citizenship, marital status, veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

 

Qualifications and Skills:

  • RN; Registered Nurse
  • Nurse
  • LPN