Posted 2 weeks ago

Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

Company: The Sheridan at Oak Brook Senior Lifestyle
Category: Healthcare

 Oak Brook

Type: Full Time

The Sheridan of Oak Brook has immediate openings for Licensed Practical Nurses (LPNs)!

Essential Functions:

  • Responsible for medication administration for the Assisted Living residents in compliance with Federal & State regulations and Senior Lifestyle Corporation guidelines.
  • May be responsible for the admissions of new resident to include all admission assessments and documentation.
  • Responsible for completing acute and long term care plans.
  • May be responsible for clinical system tracking eg. Wounds or infection control under the direction of the director of nursing.
  • Provides general consultation regarding health-related concerns within the community.
  • Notifies physicians and/or family members of any change in resident’s health and provides proper documentation.
  • Responds quickly to all emergencies.
  • Maintains close communication with all departments and staff members.
  • Provides educational meetings for residents and staff.
  • Understands roll in the Safety & Disaster Plan.
  • Maintain confidentiality of residents’ and prospective residents’ information.
  • Attends all required training, in-service, and staff meetings.
  • Strives to maintain a safe working environment through the prevention of accidents, the preservation of equipment, and the achievement of safe working practices.
  • Maintains a positive and professional demeanor toward residents, visitors, families, and co-workers.
  • Adheres to all policies and procedures of Senior Lifestyle Corporation.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.