Brookdale Senior Living Licensed Practical Nurse LPN in Gainesville, Florida

PRN Licensed Practical Nurse LPN All Shifts Availablefor the Gainesville and Live Oak/ Lake City areas

Gainesville, FL

Job #: prnLPNgsvFL611034

Nurse on Call - Home Healthcare by Brookdale, is a Medicare certified agency providing home healthcare services. We take pride in our strong reputation for furnishing the high quality skilled nursing, rehabilitation and related services that our patients and their families and physicians expect and deserve. We enrich lives every day.

Brookdale Healthcare Services is looking for a Home Health Licensed Practical Nurse to provide services in the Gainesville/Live Oak areas. Join a dynamic team of health care providers focused on health, wellness and prevention for all our patients.

A career with Brookdale Healthcare Services has never been so rewarding! Brookdale Home Health is ranked among the Top Ten largest home heath companies in the country. Many of our agencies carry a five-star rating and are recognized by Decision Health as Home Care Elite agencies. We own and operate more than 80+ agencies nationwide, serving approximately 17,000 patients throughout our Brookdale Home Health Division.

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Brookdale Healthcare Services is looking for a Home Health nurse to provide services in the Gainesville area. Join a dynamic team of health care providers focused on health, wellness and prevention for all our patients.

Your responsibilities:

  • Medication administration for the department

  • May be required to supervise other staff positions

  • Provide general consultation regarding health-related concerns within the community

  • Provide direct care to residents, while promoting the highest level of functioning, as directed by management

  • Monitor residents as needed, including resident responses to treatment and care plans

  • Supervise and direct nursing assistants as needed

  • Promote quality services within community standards, state and federal regulations

  • Document necessary information regarding nursing care, care plans and observation of residents" overall conditions

Required skills and qualifications:

  • Current practical nursing licensure within the state of practice required

  • Current CPR and first aid certifications a plus

  • One year of relevant nursing experience

  • Flexible schedule, including availability to work evenings, weekends and holidays as needed

  • Must enjoy working with the senior population

If you"re a Brookdale associate, please consider referring someone through the Good People Program!

Brookdale is an EOE-(Equal Opportunity Employer) and drug-free workplace.