Licensed Practical Nurse, LPN - Knox Center

  • MaineHealth
  • Rockland, ME, USA
  • Apr 07, 2020
Nursing

Job Description

Summary

This position is eligible for our current $3,000 sign-on bonus!

 Please Note: Current MaineHealth employees not eligible for the sign on bonus. Must be separated from MaineHealth system for 3 months to be eligible.

The Knox Center is conveniently located in historic Rockland, Maine.  Victorian homes dot the tree-lined streets, children play in a park next door, the public library is just around the corner and the ocean is a short walk away.  In addition to providing the highest standard of care, we aim to offer complete comfort and safety for our patients and their families.   Come join our team!

Position Summary

The Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) is responsible to oversee and deliver excellent quality care to patients/residents on assigned unit as prescribed by the patients/residents' plans of care and established protocols, as directed by the Unit Manager in collaboration with other members of the health care team.

Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)

    • Graduate of an NLN accredited nursing program
    • Current Maine Licensed Practical Nurse License required.
    • BCLS Certification
    • At least one year experience in either medical surgical nursing, or long term care including dementia care and skilled care, or home care setting preferred.
    • Understanding of and good working knowledge of nursing process.
    • Ability to prioritize, handle multiple tasks, and communicate with all levels of personnel.
    • Excellent judgement and documentation skills required.