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LPN Per Diem

PRIMARY FUNCTIONS:
 
1. Holds daily shift report with nursing assistants assigned to the unit prior to the start of the shift. Reviews written daily assignments for each resident on assigned unit. Assures assignments are completed before the end of the shift.
2. Makes rounds on assigned residents at least once every two hours.
3. Administers medication and treatments according to the physician's orders. Assumes responsibility for ordering medications.
4. Collaborates with Care Plan Coordinator to develop and maintain nursing care plans and update these plans on a monthly basis or more often if the resident's condition changes.
 
OTHER DUTIES:
 
1. Assists the attending physician with rounds and special procedures as needed.
2 Transcribes, documents and implements physician's orders.
3. Contacts the resident's physician and family to notify them of a change in the resident's condition or accident/incident; also notifies the supervisor covering.
4. Assumes independent responsibility for yearly written evaluations of nursing assistants and documents accurately their strengths, weaknesses and the steps taken to improve their performance. Such evaluations become part of the nursing assistants permanent records and shall be
used as the basis to determine the continued employment of nursing assistants, promotional opportunities and the amount of any wage increases granted.
5. Assumes independent responsibility for documenting disciplinary concerns for nursing assistants on designated shifts, including reprimands, oral and written warnings, and recommending the suspension or discharge of an employee.
6. Assumes independent responsibility for completing required routine documentation and auditing as required.
7. Participates in the hiring, interviewing and orientation of nursing assistants.


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