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LPN - Skilled Nursing - Sub acute / Med Surg

Company: St. Peter's Health Partners
Location: Albany
Posted on: September 23, 2022

Job Description:

Employment Type:Full timeShift:Day ShiftDescription:LPN (skilled nursing) - St. Peter's Nursing and Rehab Center (SPNRC) - Albany, NYIf you are looking for a LPN position in skilled nursing, to meet a full time schedule working 7am-3pm, this could be your opportunity. Here at St. Peter's Health Partner's, we care for more people in more places. The site is willing to start as a graduate practical nurse.Combining top quality care, convenient access and a friendly environment, St. Peter's Nursing and Rehabilitation Center is a 160-bed facility providing both skilled nursing care and short-term rehabilitation. St. Peter's Nursing and Rehabilitation Center is uniquely committed to enhancing the quality of life for every resident, respecting the dignity of each individual, and encouraging the involvement of family and friends.Position Highlights:

  • Top Quality Care: Part of SPHPs Integrated Care Coordination for better patient outcomes and holds a 5 star rating in Quality Measures
  • Quality of Life: Where career opportunities and quality of life converge
  • Advancement: Strong orientation program, tuition assistance and career development - the DON even started as a CNA and encourages growth!
  • Work/Life: Leadership team tries to be as accommodating with schedule as possible
  • Multiple options: The site has three long-term care units and a sub-acute/med surg unit
  • Develop your skills: Hone your nursing skills with, med administration, wound care, leadership and more
  • Engaged leadership: Leaders work out on the unit alongside staff and open to staff suggestions for process improvement
  • No mandating: Team does not mandate their nursing staff
  • Close to home: Location that is an easy commute from Latham, Colonie, and Delmar and near Maria college for those going for RNWhat you will do:
    • Administers nursing care to residents under the direction of a Registered Professional Nurse. Assists with treatments and procedures and carries out selected duties within the framework of the established nursing plan of careResponsibilities:
      • In collaboration with the RN collects data about residents and determines priorities is resident care based upon identified needs and goals.
      • Contributes to the plan of care through collaboration and effective communication with the RN and other members of the healthcare team.
      • Under the direction of the RN and within the scope of practice, complies with established nursing policies, procedures and standards to provide safe, quality care to residents.
      • Administers medications and monitors IV therapy as ordered and according to established policies and standards.
      • Provides emotional support to residents and their familiesWhat you will need:Required:
        • A current license to practice as a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in the State of New YorkPreferred:
          • 1 year of experience or more as a LPN, but willing to help train the right candidate to further their skills
          • 1 year of experience or more working in a skilled nursing facility
          • Ability to maintain the highest level of customer service while completing day to day duties and responsibilities
          • Ability to communicate effectively in a fast pace work environment
          • Ability to engage within a team setting
          • Passion to learn, grow and develop in the nursing fieldOur Commitment to Diversity and InclusionTrinity Health is a family of 115,000 colleagues and nearly 26,000 physicians and clinicians across 25 states. Because we serve diverse populations, our colleagues are trained to recognize the cultural beliefs, values, traditions, language preferences, and health practices of the communities that we serve and to apply that knowledge to produce positive health outcomes. We also recognize that each of us has a different way of thinking and perceiving our world and that these differences often lead to innovative solutions.Our dedication to diversity includes a unified workforce (through training and education, recruitment, retention, and development), commitment and accountability, communication, community partnerships, and supplier diversity.

Keywords: St. Peter's Health Partners, Albany , LPN - Skilled Nursing - Sub acute / Med Surg, Healthcare , Albany, New York

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