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Avamere Health Services, LLC Licensed Practical Nurse in Bellingham, Washington

DescriptionLicensed Practical Nurse (LPN)**$5K Bonus - full-time only**Setting: Skilled nursingShift Type: Full-TimeShifts: Evening or NOC availableWages: Starting at $36/hour and increasing DOELocation: Avamere Bellingham Healthcare & Rehab Services - 1200 Birchwood Ave. Bellingham, WA 98225Amidst scenic Bellingham, Washington you will find Avamere Bellingham Healthcare & Rehabilitation Services. This 84-bed skilled nursing and rehabilitation community fosters a strong employee culture committed to serving each other and their valued patients and residents. We offer a strong, exciting team environment with group decision making culture! Whether you are fresh out of school, looking to improve your skills, or wanting to grow in your career, let Avamere help. Being an LPN is a challenging, fast paced, exciting, and incredibly rewarding career. You get the chance to make a difference every day in the lives of those you serve. If you have a passion for helping others, then look no further, we would love to have you join the Avamere Family.Employee Perks:Tuition assistanceMentorship opportunities & Career developmentEmployee assistance program featuring counseling services, financial coaching, free legal services and moreGenerous employee referral programPaid time off/sick leave (rolls over annually)401K retirement plan with employer matchComprehensive benefits package with medical coverage, voluntary dental, vision, and life insurance, short-term disability, and AD&D coverageAccess up to 50% of your net earned income before paydayResponsibilities:Complete required record keeping in regards to your role in admitting, transferring and discharging residents.Coordinate with nursing staff and support personnel daily to plan the shifts' services, programs and activities to ensure the resident's total regimen of care is maintained.Prepare and administer medications and review medication cards for completeness and accuracy.Review resident care plans for appropriate resident goals, problems, approaches and revisions based on nursing needs.Plan, organize, develop, implement and interpret programs, goals, objectives, policies and procedures that are necessary for providing quality care.Provide leadership to nursing personnel and make daily rounds of your unit to ensure staff is providing direct care in accordance with resident's care plan and wishes.Participate in facility surveys by authorized government agencies.Qualifications:Must possess a nursing degree from an accredited college or university.Must possess a current, unencumbered, active license to practice as an LPN in this state.Knowledgeable of nursing and medical practices and procedures, as well as laws, regulations and guidelines that pertain to nursing care facilities.Experience with Electronic Medical Records and computer documentation systems.Maintain confidentiality of all resident care information in accordance with HIPAA guidelines.Please Note: Effective Oct. 18, 2021, all Avamere employees are required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 unless they have an approved medical or religious exception. If you are hired by Avamere after Oct. 18, 2021, you will need to be fully vaccinated (or obtain an approved exemption) prior to starting work and need to provide proof of vaccination (or approved exemption) within 10 days of starting work. Avamere Skilled Advisors, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in E-VerifyQualificationsLicenses & CertificationsLicenced Practical Nurse (required)Avamere Companies is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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