11 hours
2018-08-182018-09-17

LPN's (Licensed Practical Nurse) Eve and Weekend Shifts - KC Area

Austen-Dooley Company
Kansas City, MO 64112
We currently have the following LPN positions available:


 


Saturday and Sunday 7am-7pm


 


Job Summary:


The Austen-Dooley LPN/ Personal Care Attendant is expected to function as a paraprofessional employee trained in providing basic medical and personal care service to residents.  The LPN/Personal Care Attendant functions under the direction and supervision of the residents doctor, company nurse, company administrative personnel & family directions, and in accord with all company, federal, state and local policies regulating health & personal care standards and practices.



Qualifications: 



  • Must hold current Missouri State Board of Nursing LPN License

  • Must be at least 18 or older, a high school graduate or GED / Or be in the process of obtaining GED within 12 months from date of hire, and be able to read and write in English, (consistent with job requirements)

  • Must be at least 21 years of age for driving Austen-Dooley Company provided vans.

  • Must present documentation of current CPR, Bloodborne Pathogens, Abuse and Neglect, Hippa, Mandt or other accepted intervention training, and Positive Behavior Supports or be willing and able to obtain required training within 90 days of hire date

  • Must pass a criminal background check

  • Valid Missouri/Kansas/Illinois drivers license with clean driving record for all driving positions.  

  • Must be able to safely lift at minimum of  25 lbs and perform a 2 person transfer.



Responsibilities:



  • Read all Person Centered Plans on all consumers and sign signature page send to HR for file. 

  • Provide care to each individual according to their person centered plan. 

  • Provide input for annual individual planning sessions.

  • Be prepared to work at any company group home or supported living home when needed.

  • On daily basis, assist with providing residents with meaningful individual and group activities.

  • Notify management of needs for household food, supplies or repairs

  • Follow physician orders.

  • Assist with meal preparation, following menus where established, serving and cleanup.

  • Notify management of upcoming outings.

  • Update Austen-Dooley management on changes of phone number or address

  • Assist with housekeeping duties, I.E., laundry, dishes, cleaning.

  • Maintain current certification in CPR, Blood Borne Pathogens, MANDT, Abuse/Neglect.

  • Attend mandatory company meetings and training sessions.

  • Assist residents with personal care, hygiene and other activities of daily living.

  • Practice honesty, dependability & confidentiality in all resident matters.

  • Respect cultural & religious practices of each client and family.

  • Promptly report changes in condition of any resident to doctor, company nurse & supervisor.

  • Carry out assignments as instructed by the individual care plan established by annual meeting and found in each resident chart.

  • Adhere to and follow all company policy and procedures.

  • The LPN position includes all of the duties of a PCA in addition to specific nursing duties as assigned which may include:  nursing notes, monitoring of consumer health, injections, catheters, and other nursing duties.  

  • Provide input for annual individual habilitation planning sessions

  • Be prepared to work at any company group home when needed

  • OTHER DUTIES AS ASSIGNED. 



Austen-Dooley retains the right to move employees to alternate work sites and work shifts, as necessary for standard business operations.
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