Atria Senior Living Shift/Charge Nurse - LVN/LPN - Atria Park of Applewood in Denver Metro, Colorado
Atria Senior Living is a leading operator of independent living, assisted living, supportive living and memory care communities in more than 180 locations in 28 states and seven Canadian provinces. We are the residence of choice for more than 21,000 seniors, and the workplace of choice for more than 13,500 employees. We create vibrant communities where older adults can thrive and participate, know that their contributions are valued, and enjoy access to opportunities and support that help them keep making a positive difference in our world. To learn more about Atria, or to find an Atria community near you, please visit www.atriaseniorliving.com .
Atria is an equal opportunity employer. Atria provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other classification protected by applicable law. Atria also does not condone or tolerate an atmosphere of intimidation or harassment based on these protected classifications. We require the cooperation of all employees in maintaining a discrimination-free and harassment-free work environment.
Assist in supervising the medication program, activity in medication room and assisting the residents with self-administration of their medication.
Assist residents with Activities of Daily Living and Independent with Activities of Daily Living as needed.
Maintain positive relations with residents, families and physicians.
Report any significant incidents and/or changes in the residents needs to the Executive Director/Resident Services Director.
Assist in the completion of resident assessments and services plans.
Assist in the training of assisted living staff and participates in orientation of new staff.
Attend and participates in scheduled in-service programs, training programs and staff meetings.
Assist with scheduling and staffing of Resident Services Assistants and Resident Medication Assistants as needed.
May perform other duties as assigned.
Licensed Vocational Nurse/ Licensed Practical Nurse with a current license in good standing.
Certification or licensed per state guidelines.
Basic First Aid and CPR certification if required by State.
Must successfully complete Atria’s Medication Management Training (if providing medication reminders or assistance with medication).
Must successfully complete all Atria specified training programs.
Able to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Able to write simple correspondence. Able to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization.
Able to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.
Able to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions. Able to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations.
Able to work various schedules and shifts as needed.
Licensed Practical Nurse, LPN, L.P.N., Licensed Vocational Nurse, LVN, Nurse, L.V.N.
Community Name: Park of Applewood
Requisition ID: 2017-53539
External Company Name: Atria Management Company, LLC