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Posted by Morningside House of Satyr Hill on 10/12/2022 in Senior Housing

Wellness Nurse/LPN

Morningside House of Satyr Hill
8800 Old Harford Rd, Parkville, MD 21234, USA

Employment Type
Full-Time
Start Date
10/12/2022

Position Summary: 

Provides licensed nursing services to residents and may require supervision of other staff positions.

Essential Responsibilities: 

  • Assist with administration of medications as ordered by a physician in accordance with any state and federal regulations and consistent with community policy.
  • Assist with resident care as needed.
  • Responsible for following up on residents who are on MLOA in hospitals or Rehab facilities.
  • Responsible for leading change of shift report between outgoing shift and incoming shift.
  • Respond quickly to all emergencies and provide oversight and coordination during emergency situations
  • Monitors the emergency response system in the absence of the DHW or ADHW.
  • Address any conflicts that arise from staff, residents, or families in the absence of the DHW or ADHW.
  • Responsible for the admissions of new residents to include all admission assessments and documentation.
  • Responsible for completing resident’s plan of care for caregivers.
  • Responsible for clinical system tracking (i.e. wounds, infection control) under the direction of the DHW.
  • Ensuring the setting up of charts for new residents and entering appropriate information into the EMAR
  • Completing weekly care notes as well as weekly cart, Medication Administration Record, and chart audits and pulling expired and/or discontinued medications from med carts
  • Ensuring all incident reports are completed accurately, responsible for faxing incident reports to QA Reader and completing investigations and follow-up
  • Responsible for approving new medication orders and/or changes to medication and treatment orders on the EMAR
  • Ensures that physician orders are transcribed to Medication Administration Record (MAR)/Treatment Administration Record (TAR) accurately
  • Faxes all medication orders to pharmacy
  • Ensures that all medication is available for administration to residents

8800 Old Harford Rd, Parkville, MD 21234, USA

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