LPN - Resident Care Coordinator (Memory Care)

Senior Living Communities Lexington, SC

About the Job

Job Descriptions: Wellmore of Lexington is now accepting applications for LPN - Resident Care Coordinator (Memory Care). Must be a licensed nurse. Ideal candidate must have prior experience overseeing a Memory Care/Alzheimer's/Dementia Unit. Management and Supervisory experience is required. We offer 26 days of PTO your first year + PTO Payout Program - request up to 50% of earned/unused PTO for payout every pay period. Benefits include: Medical, Dental, Vision, Short Term Disability, Life Insurance & 401k with match. Required Experience: A. Education - High school diploma or GED required. - Current state licensure as a Registered Nurse or Licensed Practical Nurse. - Certification in CPR, AED and First Aide B. Direct Previous Experience - Administrative and management experience required. - Two years' experience in a similar healthcare position required. - Five years of experinece in Memory Care/Alzheimer's/Dementia desired. - Remain in good standing with all standards of the Nurse Practice Act. C. Skills: - Proficient computer skills in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook) plus the willingness to learn other computer programs if required. - Ability to work with minimal supervision. - Must conduct all business with a professional manner and with a high level of confidentiality. - Working knowledge of prescription drugs, therapy practices and bio-psycho-social sciences. - Must have a valid driver’s license and satisfactory driving record as specified by the Company and by the Company’s automobile insurance carrier. D. Abilities: - Work indoors for the majority of the work day (fluorescent lights, HVAC system, carpeted/vinyl flooring). - Climb up to 2-3 flights of stairs occasionally. - Lift objects of 25 pounds or less over the head. - Move objects of 40 pounds or less. - Ability to work in time-sensitive or stressful situations. - Sit in a chair / stand for extended periods. - Respond to medical emergencies in all areas of the campus. - Assist with resident evacuations. Keyword: healthcare administration, healthcare management, resident care, patient care From: Senior Living Communities