Job Description

  • Job LocationsUS-CO-Denver
    Requisition ID
    2018-2730
    # of Openings
    1
    Category
    Nursing
  • Overview

    Parkview is a skilled nursing facility that is dedicated to providing rehabilitation and behavioral health management. One of the unique aspects of Parkview is our Latino Program which includes a Hispanic neighborhood. Bilingual caregivers and staff have developed dining and life enrichment programs which cater to our Hispanic population. Enjoy the beautiful courtyard with a sheltered patio, working in the community garden or celebrating Cinco De Mayo.


    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, Parkview Care Center is seeking a part time LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE at their 71 bed skilled nursing community located in Denver, Colorado.

    The primary responsibility of the LICENSED PRACTICAL 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:

    • Coordinates resident care with other departments.
    • Assists with training, supervision, appraisals and corrective action for nursing personnel.
    • Provides resident care according to physician orders.
    • Administers medications and treatments.
    • Communicates changes in resident's condition.
    • Performs administrative duties such as: completing medical forms, reports, evaluations, studies, charting, etc.
    • Admits, transfers, and discharges residents as required.
    • Makes rounds to assess quality of care performance and teamwork by employees, assuring quality service.
    • Completes accident/incident reports.

    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.

    Parkview Care Center 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

    Please click on the link below to apply for this position. A new window will open and direct you to apply at our corporate careers page. We look forward to hearing from you!

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