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Elderwood/Pediatric/PostAcute/Woodmark LPN - Resident Care Supervisor / Licensed Practical Nurse in Cheektowaga, New York

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Elderwood Assisted Living at Cheektowaga is seeking a dedicated and compassionate Resident Care Supervisor / Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) to join our team! Assisted living facility settings can be an excellent starting point for a new graduate nurse or a seasoned nurse looking for change of pace.

Resident Care Supervisor / LPN Position Overview:

  • Our LPN Supervisor's assist in ensuring the general health and well-being of our residents by providing nursing care. This position is responsible for assisting with medications and monitoring the personal care services provided by Resident Assistants; and reporting care and change in condition of residents to staff of next shift and Resident Care Manager.

About Elderwood Assisted Living at Cheektowaga:

  • Elderwood Assisted Living at Cheektowaga is a cozy, close-knit community that allows seniors to age-in-place. Whether it’s a little extra help, or more sustained care needs, our New York State-certified Assisted Living Program (ALP) helps our residents enjoy life in familiar surroundings with comfortable amenities. The campus setting, centrally located just off Union Road near William Road and just minutes from Buffalo, NY, features a con Finish tinuum of care, with our skilled nursing community and independent living patio homes nearby.

Benefits:

  • Clean & Neat Facility

  • Generous Paid Time Off

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance

  • 401K Retirement Plan with Company Matching

  • Substantial Employee Referral Program

  • Friendly and Supportive Staff

Shift: We are currently offering the following

  • Days: 7a-3p (3 days per week as a PT option) - Full Time interest will be considered as well

  • Supervise/Administer and/or assist with medications to assigned residents; monitor monthly residents participating in self-medication program.

  • Monitor the personal care provided by Resident Assistants.

  • Assist Resident Assistants with direct care of residents, as necessary.

  • Report to Director of Nursing change in condition, daily needs, and progress of residents.

  • Follow the plan of care for each resident.

  • Responsible for all aspects of receiving, storing and distributing controlled substance medications; ensure proper placement and use of medication stored by facility including med cart and medication room refrigerator.

  • Maintain documentation regarding the provision of care to residents in the Case Notes, Medication Administration Records and other required records.

  • Assist in problem-solving related to staffing, supplies and resident care during shift.

  • Ensure that resident care standards are maintained in performance of duties, and that the rights of residents and preferences in care and treatment are respected.

  • Receive and store lost/found articles and notify the Director of Nursing and/or Case Manager

  • Ensure that residents are treated with respect and kindness at all times

  • Credentials as a Licensed Practical Nurse with a current State license required.

  • Experience in geriatric nursing preferred.

  • Organizational skills and ability to supervise department staff effectively and work well with personnel of other departments required; ensures high standards of care are maintained.

401K Retirement Plan with Company Match, Close to thruway entrances/exits, Free On-Site Parking, Free Uniforms, Generous PTO & holiday package, Life Insurance, Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance, NEW Weekly Pay Schedule!, Quiet suburban neighborhood, Strong leadership, Substantial employee referral program, Tuition reimbursement program, Uniform Provided

WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. Applicants and employees are considered for positions and are evaluated without regard to mental or physical disability, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status or any other protected Federal, State/Province or Local status unrelated to the performance of the work involved.

Requisition ID: 2021-16438

Shift: Days: 7a-3p (3 days per week)

Street: 229 Bennett Road

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