Job Summary: Works under the direction of the Director of Nursing. Evaluates, plans, implements, and executes resident care and directs all activities in order to provide quality service. Assists in the supervision of the nursing team. Develops preliminary and comprehensive assessment of the nursing needs of each resident with MDS process and care plans. Assures documentation is compliant with regulatory requirements. Assists with QA activities and Employee Health functions. Performs other duties as assigned.
Educational Requirements: Program graduate from a Practical Nursing program is required.
Certification/Licensure Requirements: CPR/BLS for healthcare provider required within 30 days of hire. Licensed as a Practical Nurse in the state of Virginia or compact designation.
Experience Requirements: 2 years of experience as LPN in a long term care setting is preferred. Charge nurse or supervisory experience is preferred.