(payable at 3 months, 6 months & 9 months following start)
Do you Love Serving residents and having relationships with their families?
Do you take pride in knowing you are providing top quality care to your patients?
Do you want to work at an organization that values treating all people with dignity and respect?
La Jolla Nursing and Rehabilitation in La Jolla, CA is looking for an experienced Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) to be part of their team. If you answered “yes” to the questions above, we want to meet with you today! We are Families serving Families and our nurses are a valued piece of that vision.
The Position Basics:
This position is to work on a full time basis on the nights shift. The shift hours are 11:00pm-7:00am.
provides both short-term rehabilitation and long-term care at the highest standards. We provide comprehensive skilled nursing care using state-of-the-art medical equipment and progressive treatment plans promoting quality care. An interdisciplinary care team made up of nursing staff, therapist(s), resident dietician, activities and social services develop a customized plan of care that addresses specific care needs and therapy goals necessary for the resident.
Our primary goal is to improve the resident's function to the highest level of independence possible. We have state of the art modalities and equipment and specialized programs that assist us in this process.
Our facility proudly receives numerous admissions and several of those residents were sent to a lower level of care. This includes discharges to home, assisted living facilities, and board and care facilities. A good percentage of our skilled therapy admissions were able to successfully return residents to live within their own community. This is a true testament to the dedication and hard work of our talented therapy and nursing staff. In addition, La Jolla Nursing & Rehab is a top performer in medical care quality measures.
We are a member of Covenant Care, and our “family” includes over 8,500 professionals in 7 states running 53 skilled nursing facilities, 4 residential care facilities, a therapy services company, and a home health company. Managing risk has been critical to our success in the dynamic long-term care industry. We have a strong commitment to providing our residents with excellent care and service in a pleasant, comfortable setting.
What We're Looking For:
POSITION SUMMARY: The primary purpose of this position is to provide direct nursing care of assigned residents under the supervision of a Registered Nurse. The LVN contributes to the provision of quality nursing care through techniques that support and achieve positive outcomes in patient care.
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