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  • Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) - Nights

    Job Locations US-CA-Stockton
    Posted Date 1 week ago(5/15/2018 4:25 PM)
    Job ID
    2018-9972
    Facility
    Wagner Heights Nursing & Rehabilitation Center
    Category
    Nursing
  • Overview

    Do you enjoy 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?

     


    Wagner Heights Nursing & Rehabilitation Center 
    in Stockton, CA is looking for an experienced Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) to be part of our 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.

     

    Our Facility:

    Wagner Heights Nursing & Rehabilitation Center offers skilled short-term and long-term care, 24-hours a day, under the supervision of our Medical Directors or your attending physician. We provide comprehensive skilled nursing care using state-of-the-art medical equipment and progressive treatment plans promoting quality care.

     

    Our nursing home offers a superior level of care that recognizes that today's seniors are more independent, active and selective than ever before. Our programs are designed to address the goals of the individual and to work with family and residents to meet those rehabilitation goals. We offer stroke rehabilitation, Alzheimer’s care and long-term care.

     

    To fulfill our mission, each staff member is highly trained and understands our motto “We are Family Serving Families”. When you join our Covenant Care circle, you can be confident we will care for you with the same compassion, respect and professional excellence we would care for our own family.

     

    Wagner

     

    Our Company:

     

    Covenant Care Green Text Logo

     

     

     

      

    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.

     


     

     KEY JOB FUNCTION:

    • Provides accurate assessment, over-sight, and monitoring of Patients for quality medical management and early detection of changes in condition.
    • Responds promptly to evaluate and remedy Patient concerns and complaints; manages and documents accordingly.
    • Utilizes professional standards in performing basic assessment and clinical monitoring in accordance with scope of licensure.
    • Recognizes AND appropriately responds to emergent and significant change in condition; completes documentation as required.
    • Effectively communicates accurate assessment detail, medical history, advanced directives, and availability of onsite services to physicians.
    • Encourages Patients to participate in prescribed therapies, dietary regimen, and activity programs, as appropriate.

    Minimum Requirements

    • Must be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing.
    • Must possess a current, unencumbered, active license to practice as a LVN in the State in which you are employed.
    • Must be knowledgeable of nursing and medical practices and procedures, as well as law, regulations, and guidelines that pertain to long-term care.
    • Must possess the ability to plan, organize, develop, implement and interpret the programs, goals, objectives, policies and procedures, etc., that are necessary for providing quality care.
    • Must be able to relate information concerning a resident's condition.
    • Must meet the general health requirements set forth by the policies of the facility or department which may include a medical and physical examination.

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