Providence Health & Services LPN Resident Services Coordinator (on-call) in Anchorage, Alaska

Description:

Providence is calling a Resident Services Coordinator- LPN to Providence Horizon House in Anchorage, AK.

The Coordinator will supervise, direct and act as a resource person for Assisted living Attendants (ALA’s) and other staff and assist them with their duties as needed. This person will fill in vacation and sick leaves. The shifts are day or evening but no night shift.

In this position you will:

  • Provide services to frail elderly to maintain the greatest level of functioning and independence.

  • Assist the Director, Resident Services Manager, and residents in reviewing established service plans.

  • Orient staff to, and is able to perform and train staff, in several functional areas.

  • Work with a team approach to complete daily operational needs and provide leadership to ensure work processes are within standards.

  • Work with a team approach to complete daily operational needs and provide leadership to ensure work processes are within standards.

  • Assist and discuss with residents any areas of concern (medical or social) and assist residents with medications and treatments as stated in the service plan.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Graduate from an accredited school of licensed practical vocational nursing.

  • Current Alaska LPN license.

  • Basic Life Support (BLS) certification.

  • A minimum of two (2) years prior experience in a health care setting.

Preferred qualifications for this job:

  • Experience with the elderly and Alzheimer’s or related dementia.

  • Also, must satisfy State of Alaska Licensing, Assisted Living Homes background records and finger print check criteria.

About Horizon House

Horizon House is an assisted living community where most residents have more autonomy than in a long term care facility. There are 60 apartments and two cottages; some with double rooms. The homelike atmosphere and two outdoor garden areas make for a pleasant atmosphere for residents and staff alike.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 76,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 475 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: On Call

Shift: Variable

Job Category: Support Services

Location: Alaska-Anchorage

Req ID: 137333