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Charge Nurse (LPN or RN)

Status Interviewing
Type Per Diem (7A-7P)
Location Columbus, Ohio
Company Info Friendship Village Columbus
5757 Ponderosa Drive
Columbus, OH 43231
Description Responsible for the accurate and timely administration of medications, treatments, documentation and emergency calls, as indicated. Administers medications. Administers treatments including, but not limited to, dressings, catheritization, suctioning, oxygen, etc. Assists in direct resident care, as necessary. Maintains accurate documentation of medication administered and cares rendered. Keep physician and family aware of change in resident’s condition. Assists in admission and discharge procedures. Responds to resident emergency call system, as indicated. Makes rounds with physicians and transcribes orders. Administers I.V. therapy (RN’s only) and monitors I.V. lines (RN’s and LPN’s) Maintains self-respect, personal dignity and physical safety of each resident. Assures continuity of services and care. Attends in-service training and education sessions, as assigned. Notifies designated Case Manager of significant changes in the resident’s condition. Orders medication and treatment supplies for residents admitted to the Health Center. Returns unused medication to pharmacy for credit when taken from Health Center. Orders replacements for starter doses. Receives report from previous shift and reports on each resident to on-coming nurse. Gives report to Nursing Assistants and verify that optimal care is being provided. Assists in admission and discharge procedures and assures continuity of services and care. Performs specific work duties and responsibilities as assigned by Case Manager/Director of Nursing as census fluctuates. Qualifications and Skills Qualified candidates must have the passion and the ability to provide superior quality of care, with an emphasis on customer service in all that they do and also meeting the following criteria: Current nursing license with state of Ohio (RN or LPN) Clean background Must be honest, dependable and exhibit a warm, caring manner. Must be courteous, friendly and helpful and be able to thrive in a team environment. Must enjoy working with the senior population and exhibit a strong desire to provide quality care to our residents Benefits Friendship Village Columbus offers meaningful and rewarding employment for those with a passion to touch lives and serve the senior population. And our team members are rewarded for their exceptional service with the following: *Some benefits will vary depending on employment status Friendly and encouraging work environment Competitive starting wages PLUS pay for experience Generous paid time off (PTO) Affordable medical and vision insurance FREE dental insurance FREE life / short-term & long-term disability insurance Supplemental life, accident, and identity theft plans also available Flexible Spending Account (FSA) 401k with match Holiday pay Referral bonuses Uniform vouchers Free parking Fitness center with personal trainer Employee meal program Scholarship program Ongoing training
How to Apply Qualified candidates should apply online at, email resume to, or apply in person at 5757 Ponderosa Drive Columbus, OH 43231.
Date Posted Friday, November 10, 2017