Licensed Practical Nurse, Part-Time, Nights, Long Term Care & Rehab Center
Company: Thomas Jefferson University Hospital (Philadelphia
Posted on: September 19, 2022
Responsibilities LONG TERM CARE AND REHABILITATION CENTER About
Jefferson Health New Jersey: We Improve Lives! Jefferson Health -
New Jersey is an integrated healthcare delivery system providing a
full continuum of healthcare services, ranging from acute-care
hospitals to a broad spectrum of outpatient and wellness programs.
We go to great lengths to bring South Jersey the very best,
life-changing, life-saving care. Our Health Care Center in
Washington Twp., NJ is seeking Licensed Practical Nurses to join
our growing team! ***Enjoy these perks with us at Jefferson!***
- 12 Hour Shifts
- Shift Differential
- Work Every 3rd Weekend Essential Responsibilities: The Licensed
Practical Nurse provides nursing care to residents/patients,
performs treatments and procedures within established guidelines
and ensures a safe and therapeutic environment under the
direction/supervision of an RN.
- LPN completes the required record keeping in regards to your
role in admitting, transferring and discharging residents.
- LPN prepares and administers medications and reviews medication
cards for completeness and accuracy.
- The LPN reviews resident care plans for appropriate resident
goals, problems, approaches and revisions based on nursing
- The LPN provides leadership to nursing personnel and makes
daily rounds of the unit to ensure staff is providing direct care
in accordance with resident's care plan and wishes.
- Develops and maintains rapport with nursing staff, other
department personnel, residents, family members, and all other
individuals involved in resident's care. Qualifications
- Successful completion of a nursing program from an accredited
school of nursing.
- Current license with the New Jersey State Board of Examiners of
Nurses as a Licensed Practical Nurse.
- BLS certification with the AHA.
- Interpersonal communication skills (both written and oral)
required in order to educate and comfort residents/patients and
their families, maintain effective contacts with a variety of
healthcare personnel and maintain appropriate documentation
- Proficiency in developing a patients plan of care, implementing
effective nursing care and evaluating outcome of nursing
- Collaborates with healthcare professionals in delivery of
- Ability to read and communicate in the English language. Our
Excellent, Competitive Compensation, and Benefit Package includes:
- Competitive wages and opportunities for advancement
- Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance
- Life insurance
- Tuition Reimbursement
- Paid Holidays
- Generous Paid Time Off Conditions of Employment Covid
Vaccination is a requirement for employment at Jefferson for
employees working at Jeffersons clinical entities or at the
University. If you are not currently vaccinated you will be
required to receive the vaccination prior to hire date if you are
offered employment, unless you request and receive an approved
medical or religious exemption from Jefferson.Closing Statement
Jefferson includes Thomas Jefferson University and Jefferson
Health, a dynamic university and health system with broad reach
across the Delaware Valley. Jefferson is the second largest
employer in Philadelphia and the largest health system in
Philadelphia based on total licensed beds. Through the merger of
Thomas Jefferson University and Philadelphia University in 2017,
our University includes ten colleges and four schools. We are an
NCAA Division II university and an R2 national doctoral university
offering undergraduate and graduate-level programs that provide
students with a forward-thinking education in architecture,
business, design, engineering, fashion and textiles, health,
medicine and social science. Jefferson Health, the clinical arm of
Thomas Jefferson University, has grown from a three-hospital
academic health center in 2015, to an 18-hospital health system
through mergers and combinations that include hospitals at Abington
Health, Aria Health, Kennedy Health, Magee Rehabilitation and
Einstein Healthcare Network. We have over 50 outpatient and urgent
care centers; ten Magnet-designated hospitals (recognized by the
ANCC for nursing excellence); the NCI-designated Sidney Kimmel
Cancer Center (one of only 70 in the country and one of only two in
the region); and one of the largest faculty-based telehealth
networks in the country. In 2021, Jefferson Health became the sole
owner of HealthPartners Plan, a not-for-profit health maintenance
organization in Southeastern Pennsylvania. We are the first health
system regionally to create an aligned payer-provider partnership.
Jeffersons mission, vision and values create an organization that
attracts the best and the brightest students, faculty, staff, and
healthcare professionals, as well as the most visionary leaders to
drive exceptional results.
- OUR MISSION: We improve lives.
- OUR VISION: Reimagining health, education and discovery to
create unparalleled value
- OUR VALUES: Put People First, Be Bold & Think Differently and
Do the Right Thing As an employer, Jeffersonmaintains a commitment
to provide equal access to employment. Jefferson values diversity
and encourages applications from women, members of minority groups,
LGBTQ individuals, disabled individuals, and veterans.
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