Are you compassionate and love working with the elderly? Are you looking for a day shift position?
Family Health West is searching for an RN/LPN for our Courtyard Care Center in Fruita, CO. The RN/LPN is responsible for the provision and supervision of the total nursing activities in their unit during each shift of duty. They are accountable for the quality of care provided by the resident care team and assists to create a caring environment for residents, families, and staff. Perform clinical duties within scope of practice as defined by the Colorado Board of Nursing. Expected to know, adhere to, and model all facility policies and procedures at all time in daily practices.
Benefits Package: Family Health West offers excellent Health & Dental Benefits ~ Matching Retirement Plan (employees are 100% vested in the plan from day one) ~ PTO Availability, to name just a few of the great benefits offered to our employees.
Must be a graduate from an accredited school of nursing or practical nurse program.
Must have proper and current nursing certificates, as well as license and registration in the State of Colorado.
Must maintain current licensure in good standing, maintain CPR certification, and complete all annual review requirements.
Must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Must have knowledge of geriatrics and dementia and be able to perform nursing skills in an extended care setting.
Computer skills are desired but not required, must be willing to learn EMR.
Prefer one year of experience in medical or surgical environment and one year in geriatric environment.