Providence is calling a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) to support PACE (Program for All Inclusive Care for the Elderly) (Day Shift, 1.0 FTE) at Providence ElderPlace in Seattle, Washington. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all – especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
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Schedule is Monday - Friday from 8am to 4:30pm! This position will support the Adult Day Health Program at one of our clinic sites in Seattle off of Martin Luther King Jr. Way.
Competitive pay (including holiday pay & shift pay differentials)
Best-in-class benefits – full medical, dental and vision starting on your first day
Continuing education & growth opportunities
401k retirement plans with employer matching
Generous paid time off for vacation, sick days and holidays
The resources & career growth opportunities of one of America’s largest health care systems
COVID-19 safety: PPE (N95 fitted masks, gloves and face shields provided)
In this position you will:
Assist nursing staff in planning and compliance with medication regime for each participant. Administer care based on the nursing process, the interdisciplinary care plan and the nursing care plan. Provides direct participant care, including but not limited to: vital signs, wound care, medication administration/management, treatments, patient teaching, venipuncture and microcoagulation, catheter care foot care, administration/reading PPD tests and patient set up for physician visit.
Initiates a participant education plan according to the individualized needs of the patient, in conjunction with the Primary Care Physician and the Primary Nurse.
Contributes to the total care plan by making pertinent nursing observations and participating in multidisciplinary team care conferences, staff meetings and in-services as needed.
Assures that proper equipment, instruments and supplies are available to meet patient needs.
Assures that documentation reflects adherence to nursing standards, interdisciplinary care plan and progress toward identified patient outcomes.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Graduate of an accredited LPN or LVN program.
One (1) year of long term care or related geriatric experience.
Experience working with the frail and elderly
Current Washington State License as a Practical/Vocational Nurse.
Current CPR certification.
About the ministry you will serve.
Providence ElderPlace is conveniently located in Seattle, WA. The PACE (Program for All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly) keeps older adults as healthy as possible in the community by providing comprehensive health care and social services including: primary and specialty medical care, a day health program, social work services, rehabilitation, housing (if necessary) and much more. The Providence ElderPlace team of health care and social service professionals and our affiliates provide comprehensive integrated care to our participants.
At Providence, our strength lies in Our Promise of “Know me, care for me, ease my way.” Working at our family of organizations means that regardless of your role, we’ll walk alongside you in your career, supporting you so you can support others. We provide best-in-class benefits and we foster an inclusive workplace where diversity is valued, and everyone is essential, heard and respected. Together, our 120,000 caregivers (all employees) serve in over 50 hospitals, over 1,000 clinics and a full range of health and social services across Alaska, California, Montana, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas and Washington. As a comprehensive health care organization, we are serving more people, advancing best practices and continuing our more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable.
Requsition ID: P349858
Company: Providence Jobs
Job Category: Nursing-Patient Facing
Job Function: Nursing
Schedule: Full time
Career Track: Nursing
Department: 3303 PACE WA SEATTLE
Address: WA Seattle 4515 Martin Luther King Way S
Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.