Job Description

Job Number:1775
Job Title:LPN's Needed-All shifts- FT, PT and PRN-Tucson
Category: LPN/RN/Nurse Management
Facility:Sante of Tucson (AZ)
Location:Tucson, AZ
Salary Range:
Shift:Variable shifts, days and nights
Status:Variable
   
 

Sante of Tucson is seeking Licensed Practical Nurses (LPNs) for full time, part time and PRN openings, day and night shifts. We offer eligible employees full benefits (medical, dental, vision) 401K saving, and PTO. Sante of Tucson is a new property, just opened in 2016, with high end finishes and equipment. We also offer a full service dining room and bistro on property.

We offer short-term rehab, home-health care and many other healthcare services are delivered through a continuum of care that focuses on providing the best possible experience for patients and their loved ones throughout the course of their journey. This is the difference that sets Sante apart from other rehabilitation centers across the spectrum of care, from rehabilitation and skilled nursing to hospice and home health.



The Licensed Practical Nurses (LPN) is responsible for providing direct nursing care to the guests,  and to supervise the day-to-day nursing activities performed by nursing  assistants.

 ~Admit, transfer, and discharge guests as required.
 ~Perform administrative duties such as completing medical forms, reports, evaluations, studies,
 charting, etc., as necessary.
 ~Complete and scan required recordkeeping forms/charts upon the guests admission, transfer,
 and/or discharge.
 ~Encourage attending physicians to review treatment plans, record and sign their orders, progress
 notes, etc., in accordance with established policies.
 ~Receive telephone orders from physicians and record on the Physicians Order Form. Enter
 physicians orders into guest electronic medical record.

~Chart nurses notes in an informative and descriptive manner that reflects the care provided to the
 guest, as well as the guests response to the care.
 ~Report all discrepancies noted concerning physicians orders, diet change, charting error, etc., to
 the Director of Nursing.

~Ensure that appropriate documentation concerning unauthorized discharges is entered in the

 guests medical record in accordance with established procedures.
 ~Prepare and administer medications as ordered by the physician. Verify the identity of the guest
 before administering the medication/treatment. Ensure that prescribed medication for one guest is
 not administered to another.
 ~Order prescribed medications, supplies, and equipment as necessary, and in accordance with
 established policies.
 ~Ensure that narcotic records are accurate for your shift. Notify the Director of Nursing of all drug
 and narcotic discrepancies noted on your shift.
 ~Review medication cards for completeness of information, accuracy in the transcription of the
 physicians order, and adherence to stop order policies. Notify the attending physician of
 automatic stop orders prior to the last dosage being administered.

~Ensure that an adequate supply of floor stock medications, supplies, and equipment is on hand to
 meet the nursing needs of the guests. Report needs to the Director of Nursing.
 ~Receive/give the nursing report upon reporting in and ending shift duty hours



Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must currently hold, or be able to obtain, an unencumbered LPN/LVN license through the Arizona State Board of Nursing.  
  • At least one (1) year experience working as a LPN in a LTC/SNF or transitional rehabilitation setting preferred.
  • A graduate of an accredited school of nursing  


Additional Information:
In order to be considered for this position, your resume must reflect all relevant licenses, certifications, education, and experience noted in the requirements and minimum qualification sections of this job posting. Without this information, candidates cannot be considered for positions to which they may be qualified.
 
Upon date of hire, applicants will be required to provide documentation confirming authorization to work in the United States. Sante is not able to support VISA sponsorship.

 

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