Gardant Management Solutions LPN Staff Nurse in Winchester, Indiana

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Summary Description

Under the supervision of the Nursing Supervisor, this position is responsible for conducting assigned health assessments, developing service plans, performing health monitoring and personal care programs of the facility.

Essential Position Functions

Conduct assigned initial assessment on prospective residents, including off-site visits. These may include, but not be limited to home visits, hospital visits and nursing home visits. The assessment should include input from pertinent health care providers, family and friends on an as needed basis. Clarifies initial or hospital discharge medication orders and contacts the Physician to review the resident’s status and medication plans. Develops assigned service plans for residents based upon the resident assessment(s). The service plan should be designed to meet the personal care needs of the resident and to monitor significant health conditions, while also promoting resident independence and dignity. Completes standardized assessment and assessment tools. Promotes resident empowerment and self-care activities including self-medication. Performs assigned quarterly and annual reassessments on residents often times utilizing computer and software program. Also performs such assigned reassessments when the resident’s health condition warrants.

Supervision of Staff On Call Rotation required