Plymouth Harbor on Sarasota Bay LPN Intern - Paid Morning Shift in Sarasota, Florida
Plymouth Harbor opened in 1966. We are a lively community located on the Sarasota Bay and committed to an independent life in fellowship one with another. Our goal is to become the Regional Continuing Care Retirement community (CCRC) of choice in the United States and we are recognized as an employer of choice in the region. Our residents and staff share a love of water, a passion for helping others, and a sunset over Sarasota Bay and the Gulf of Mexico.
We are looking for a LPN Intern for morning shift in our prestigious Smith Care Center. This position is located in Sarasota, FL within walking distance to the shops and restaurants of St. Armands Circle and Lido Beach.
Core Responsibilities: RESIDENT CARE - Deliver safe, direct care to an assigned group of residents, under the supervision of an RN/LPN Preceptor POLICIES - Work within Plymouth Harbor, Skilled Nursing division and departmental policies CARE PLAN - Use nursing processes to work in collaboration with the healthcare team, implementing and documenting individualized nursing plans of care incorporating age specific considerations, including discharge planning and resident/family teaching MEDICATION - Administer medication, including IV medication, via the Seven Rights; document and communicate clinical findings TESTS AND PROCEDURES - Assist with special tests and procedures, ensure proper consent has been obtained Basic Requirements: Senior student of an accredited school of licensed practical nursing. Completion of basic nursing skills course at an accredited nursing programSenior Level student in good standing of a nationally accredited nursing program with completion of first semester acute care clinical course LICENSES/CERTIFICATIONS:
CPR Certification or must obtain within 30 calendar days of date of position Physical Requirements: Must be able to sit, stand, walk and move throughout the workday (lifting, carrying, bending, squatting, reaching, kneeling, pushing, pulling, twisting) using good body mechanics. Must be able to lift/push up to 100 pounds (with assistance if lifting). Must be able to cope with the physical and emotional demands of the position. Plymouth Harbor is a Tobacco free workplace. Our policy to provide a tobacco-free environment for all employees and visitors was established to keep a safe and healthy workplace environment. This policy covers the smoking of any tobacco product and the use of oral tobacco products, “spit" tobacco and e-cigarettes on Plymouth Harbor Property. The tobacco-free policy applies to both employees and non-employee visitors of Plymouth Harbor.
Note to all Agencies / Direct Placement: Plymouth Harbor a team of dedicated recruiters who are responsible for all hiring needs. Our practice is to partner and work with our approved vendors only and on an as needed basis. Plymouth Harbor has identified and finalized our list of preferred vendors and the review process has been closed. We do not accept resumes from recruiting agencies that are not a preferred vendor, have not been authorized or approved by Corporate Recruiting to partner on a position and have not signed Plymouth Harbor’s vendor agreement. Any resumes submitted from unapproved vendors will be considered unsolicited, and Plymouth Harbor will not be obligated to pay a referral fee.