Cassia Licensed Practical Nurse in Des Moines, Iowa
Join our fun loving team at Valley View Village as an On-Call LPN! Here at Valley View Village, we have a work hard, play hard mentality. We believe it is important to have a strong work ethic, but it is also very important to have fun at work! You'll often hear laughter fill our halls. We value our employees and take pride in recognizing their hard work. Staff enjoy a work/life balance, food discounts, and connecting with our amazing residents. Our building is conveniently located in a park-like setting on Des Moines? East side, near shopping centers, hospitals, medical providers and I-235. We would love for you to join our team today!
Our 79-bed campus is currently seeking a dedicated On-Call Licensed Practical Nurses (LPNs) to help our residents experience independence and dignity within a loving community atmosphere. We are seeking passionate and dedicated skilled nursing professionals who want to make a difference in our residents? lives. Safety is our number one priority. Staff are provided with personal protective equipment.
As a continuum of care campus, we offer independent living, assisted living, long term care, and skilled nursing care including speech, physical and occupational therapies. We have plenty of opportunities for growth!
This is an On-Call position. There is a $1.50 shift differential. New grads welcome to apply!
You'll love working as a LPN and our residents will enjoy your gift of service.
Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) responsibilities:
Displays a courteous attitude and respect for all residents, families, and staff.
Administers medications and/or treatments in accordance with physician's orders and monitors for effectiveness/response.
Manages medications, supplies, and equipment including ordering, receiving, storing, and disposing of all items in accordance with policies and procedures.
Documents care using computerized medication administration and charting software (eMAR).
Notifies Clinical Manager, attending physicians, and family members of significant changes in a resident's condition, and takes follow up action as necessary.
Monitors nursing personnel on duty during the assigned shift.
Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) skills and requirements:
Must have a current Iowa Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) license and be in good standing.
CPR certificate required.
High School Diploma or Equivalent required.
Stable work history.
Experience in Long Term Care preferred.
Must have strong communication and organizational skills.
Self-starter with a desire to be a part of a team.
We take pride in providing compassionate care to our residents by focusing on our 8 pillars of excellence (Compassion, Integrity, Excellence, Innovation, Stewardship, Unity, Respect, and Collaboration). Apply today to make a difference in the lives of those we serve!
Cassia, an affiliation between Augustana Care and Elim Care, is a Christian mission organization with over 200 years of combined experience caring for those in need. We strive to inspire residents to live the lives that are most fulfilling to them. We take pride in the longevity of our management team and invite you to apply to learn more!
EOE/AA Employer/Vet/Disabled *A Drug Free Workplace *A Veteran Friendly Employer