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Diversicare Healthcare Services & Diversicare Ther Charge Nurse - LPN in New Albany, Indiana

Overview

Discover What’s Possible!

At Diversicare, we understand the contributions of every team member are the parts that make up the whole. We appreciate them for the work they do each day to showcase their talents and gifts.

Discover What’s Possible at Diversicare! APPLY NOW!

Access your wages between paychecks with our OnShift Wallet program!

Full Time Benefits include:

  • Medical/Dental/Vision

  • Excellent 401k plan

  • Tuition Reimbursement

  • Vacation, Holiday, and Sick Time

  • Long and Short Term Disability

  • Employee Assistance Program

  • Life Insurance

  • Referral Bonuses

  • DiversICARE - employee hardship fund

  • Pay advancement program - OnShift Wallet

Diversicare provides post-acute care services to patients and residents at 61 skilled nursing and long-term care centers in eight states, primarily in the Southeast, Midwest and Southwest United States. Together, with our team of dedicated healthcare professionals, we leverage our diverse strengths to provide each patient and resident with healthcare serves that best meet their needs.

It is Diversicare’s Mission to “Improve every life we touch by providing exceptional healthcare and exceeding expectations.”

We are guided to excellence by five Core Values: Integrity, Excellence, Compassion, Teamwork and Stewardship, as well as 12 Service Standards.

We build on trust, respect, customer focus, compassion, diplomacy, appreciation and strong communication skills to shape the culture in our workplace. Diversicare team members play a critical role in fostering an environment of Service Excellence. Our Service Standards are in place to offer support. They lead us to what matters most to our company: creating a warm, caring, safe and professional environment for our customers and each other.

Our culture of impassioned service delivery is the Diversicare Difference .

Responsibilities

  • Receives report on patient/resident status from previous shift and provides this communication to oncoming shift

  • Makes physical rounds in assigned area to evaluate care and interact with care givers and patients/residents

  • Provides direct care in line with the responsibilities of a nurse, evaluating conditions, communicating and carrying out nursing functions according to the needs of the patients

  • Assists in establishing a plan of care for patients based on their unique needs and in line with physician orders

  • Is a member of the Interdisciplinary Care Team

  • Accurately documents patient/resident condition including evaluations, communication and care provided

  • May provide direct care including medication pass, nursing care, documentation and treatments

  • Evaluates performance of nursing assistants and trained medication aides; coaches and disciplines as needed.

  • May responds and coordinates actions in emergency situations

  • Other duties as assigned by Director of Nursing

  • Assists with the Continuous Quality Improvement initiatives

  • Ensures safe work practices are followed

  • Provides empathetic communication to families, patient/residents regarding change of condition and in response to care concerns, ensures resident rights are respected

Qualifications

  • Current license by the State Board of Nursing as a Licensed Practical Nurse/Licensed Vocational Nurse with experience in the long-term care industry preferred

  • Ability to plan, supervise and coordinates services.

  • A preference for contacts with people and patient centered care

Diversicare is committed to being an equal opportunity employer. Diversicare does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including gender identity), national origin, age, or disability, sexual orientation, citizenship, marital status, veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

(EOE)

Job ID 2021-42957

Type Regular Full-Time

Location Name Providence Nursing & Rehab Center

Address 4915 Charlestown Road

Location US-IN-New Albany

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