Job Description

Requisition ID
2017-1430
# of Openings
1
Job Locations
US-CO-Aurora
Category (Portal Searching)
Nursing

Overview

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Our management company, VIVAGE SENIOR LIVING, is a nationally recognized leader and innovator in the long-term care industry. VIVAGE SENIOR LIVING is dedicated to person-centered care and we embrace the Eden Alternative™ philosophy. We bring “quality of life in aging” and “living well” to Long Term Care!

Responsibilities

Currently, University Heights is seeking a Full Time, LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE at their 120 bed skilled nursing community located in Aurora, CO.

The primary responsibility of the LICENSED PRATCIAL NURSE is to provide all assigned residents with routine daily nursing care and services. A successful LPN in our community has these traits and attributes:

  • Demonstrates genuine customer service orientation toward residents and their families for their care needs.
  • Works as an effective team member with clinical staff and staff within the facility.
  • Works closely with RN Supervisor and nursing staff to adminster care plans for residents within scope of license.
  • Assists nursing staff with resident care needs as best appropriate to deliver quality care needs.
  • Enjoys working with the elderly population with complex care needs and advance nursing skills.

Qualifications

REQUIRED SKILLS

  • Must possess a current, unencumbered, active license to practice as an RN or LPN/LVN in this state.
  • Must demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age-related needs of the residents served.
  • Must be able to read, write, speak, and understand the English language.
  • Must be knowledgeable of nursing and medical practices and procedures, as well as laws, regulations, and guidelines that pertain to nursing care facilities.
  • Must possess, as a minimum, a Nursing degree from an accredited college or university, or be a graduate of an approved LPN/LVN program.
  • CPR certification required.
  • One year experience in a long-term care environment preferred.

University Heights is proudly a managed facility of

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We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, Gender/Minority/Veterans/Disabled

No Agencies or Affiliates, please

Application Instructions

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