POOL/PRN Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

Simpson

Reference #: 152882
Job Details
Level

Experienced

Job Location

Simpson Meadows – Downingtown, PA

Position Type

Pool

Education Level

Technical / Trade School

Travel Percentage

None

Job Shift

Any

Job Category

Nurse

Description

For more than 150 years, Simpson has met the changing needs and desires of Philadelphia area seniors from diverse backgrounds. A not-for-profit family of services, Simpson House, Simpson Meadows, Jenners Pond, Simpson Gardens I & II, and Simpson Midtown, as well as Simpson Home Care. Our loyal and long-term staff is full of caring professionals who truly love what they do.
Simpson provides residents with a lifestyle that includes on-campus conveniences, services, and amenities such as casual and fine dining venues, beauty salons, fitness centers, security, healthcare, activity programs, and much more. Our employees are inspired by a culture of Loving-Kindness, and we are fully committed to appreciating the array of backgrounds and talents demonstrated by our employees.
Simpson is looking for a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) to join our dynamic and seasoned leadership team. If you are looking for a challenging opportunity to showcase your unique skills in the Personal Care industry, get in touch with us to discuss how you can join our team. Take a look at the details below for the position.
Duties and Responsibilities: The LPN will be responsible for providing direct nursing care to residents in an assisted living or personal care setting. The LPN will work under the supervision of the AL/PC Administrator and will be responsible for administering medications, monitoring vital signs, providing wound care, and ensuring the safety and comfort of residents.
Essential Duties
Administer medications and treatments as prescribed by the physician. In accordance with Simpsons medication administration policy.
Monitor and record vital signs, such as blood pressure, pulse, and respiration rate.
Assist with activities of daily living, including bathing, dressing, and grooming.
Provide wound care, including cleaning and dressing wounds.
Monitor and document changes in residents health status and report any concerns to the AL/PC Administrator.
Provide in-dwelling catheter care occasionally when needed.
Provide wound-care occasionally when needed.
Assist with meal preparation and feeding, as needed.
Assist with mobility, transfers, and positioning of residents.
Document all care provided and maintain accurate resident records.
Communicate effectively with residents, families, and other healthcare professionals.
Adhere to all policies and procedures related to resident care and safety.
Assist in creating, updating and maintain resident care plans as necessary
Participate in continuing education and training to maintain licensure and stay current with nursing practices through Relias on-line training as required under PA Regulations on an annual basis

ALL SIMPSON EMPLOYEES

Promote and supports the Mission, Values, and Vision of Simpson,
Our Mission: Simpson builds communities and services for older adults to thrive.
Our Vision: Simpson will innovate to build exceptional, person-directed care and services that promote independence for older adults.
Our Values: In achieving our mission, we embrace the following values which align with the four pillars under which our organization operates:

SUSTAINING: Overseeing, protecting, and growing our resources
BUILDING:  Promoting organizational growth by achieving the highest quality in all services while adhering to the highest moral and ethical principle
INNOVATING: Developing, adopting, and implementing new ideas and  technologies through cooperation and coordinated efforts
INFLUENCING: Advocating in the wider community for those we serve without regard to their economic, ethnic, sexual identity, social, or religious backgrounds
Qualifications

Education or Degree Required:
HS Diploma or equivale t (ie: GED) – If applicant attended secondary school outside the US, Diploma must be translated to English language if printed in native language.
Successful completion of an accredited Licensed Practical Nurse training program.
Licenses, Certifications, Registrations:
Current Pennsylvania LPN License with no judgments or disciplinary action.
CPR Certified
First Aid Certified
AED Certified (Preferred)
Related Skills and Experience:
1 year experience working as an LPN in long term care.
Experience in a memory care facility is preferred but not required.
Must have knowledge of nursing practices and procedures.
Must be able to communicate effectively with residents/patients, families, and healthcare providers.
Must be able to work as a team member and follow directions.
Must be able to handle stressful situations and respond appropriately.
Simpson Benefits (FT employees, Part-Time are eligible for some benefits)
Compensation Based on Experience w/ Shift Differential
Health Plan (BCBS)
Plans include access to MDLive virtual care.
Dental Plans
Vison
403(b) Retirement Plan w/matching
Generous Paid Time Off (PTO) Plan
Company Paid Life Insurance
Company Paid AD&D
Company Paid Long Term Disability
Tuition Reimbursement
Health Savings Account
Flexible Spending Account
Short Term Disability
Pet Insurance
Critical Illness
Accident Insurance
Hospital Indemnity
Company Paid Holidays
Employee Assistance Program

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion at Simpson
We have an unwavering commitment to diversity with the aim that every one of our people has a full sense of belonging within our organization.
As a business imperative, every person at Simpson has the responsibility to create and sustain an inclusive environment. Inclusion and diversity are fundamental to our culture and core values.
Our rich diversity makes us more innovative and more creative, which helps us better serve our residents and our communities.
COVID-19 and Influenza considerations:
Simpson is a Mandatory Influenza Vaccination Employer if you are offered employment proof of influenza vaccine is required (October-March) unless you request and receive an approved medical or religious exemption from Simpson. COVID-19 Vaccinations are suggested but not required at this time.

Simpson is proud to be an EOE employer M/F/D/V. We maintain a drug-free workplace. We do not discriminate in services or employment based on race, color, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, past or present receipt of disability-related services or supports, marital status, veteran status, or any other class of persons protected by federal, state, or local law.

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