Job Description

LPN/RN All shifts - Louisville (Clinical Nursing)
Louisville, KY, United States of America

Overview

For more than 150 years, Masonic Homes Kentucky has been dedicated to individuals and families dealing with life’s challenges.

In 1867, we established the first Masonic Home of its kind, where widows and orphans of Masons received housing, meals, clothing, and health care.

Today, Masonic offers daily living and specialized services to people of all ages, regardless of affiliation. Our campuses in Louisville, Shelbyville, and Northern Kentucky make it easier than ever for those across the state to take advantage of our extensive continuum of care.

Masonicare: Helping those who need it most.

Since 1867, Masonic has provided housing and services to individuals and families, regardless of ability to pay. The legacy of caring continues today through Masonicare, which offers nursing care and other services to those who are unable to fully pay for their care and who meet specific requirements.

Job Skills / Requirements

Common Responsibilities:

  • Provides leadership to household staff to maintain policies and procedures for clinical practices and household management that support the values of “person first” and resident directed care.
  • Implements clinical policies and procedures which ensure safe, sanitary and efficient practices supporting professional standards of nursing care.
  • Assures that documentation, medication administration, resident nursing care, safety and sanitation, personnel and staff development, RAI process, materials management, CQI and resident rights are in compliance with facility standards.
  • Work with other dedicated nurses, medication aides, nurse leaders, caregivers, homemakers (Dietary Aide), housekeepers, case managers, and MDS nurse.
  • Participates as household clinical staff in hiring functions, orientation, training, clinical competency, coaching, educating, counseling and performance appraisals, maintained in a manner supportive of team and professional standards of practice.
  • Maintains staffing patterns consistent with the philosophy, objectives and availability of resources- participates in the clinical component of continuous quality improvement in the household in support of a systemic approach to quality clinical care.
  • Often caring for patients with dementia, advanced wound care, dialysis, heart failure, and a variation of IV medications at times.
Requirements
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Ideal Experiences Include:

  • Active RN or LPN Kentucky license required
  • 2 years' experience in LTC setting preferred
  • Great clinical skills are essential
  • Short-term care or long-term care nurse with a team nursing approach
  • Frequent opportunities for learning new skills and treatment methods

Education Requirements (Any)

Minimum of an Associates Degree in Nursing

Certification Requirements (Any)

LPN or RN

Additional Information / Benefits

Benefits: Medical Insurance, Life Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, Paid Vacation, Paid Sick Days, Paid Holidays, 401K/403b Plan


This job reports to the Director of Nursing

This is a Full and Part-Time position 1st Shift, 2nd Shift, 3rd Shift, Weekends.

Number of Openings for this position: 1