Unit Manager - Licensed Practical Nurse - FT


HMH RES CARE INC-HARBORAGE North Bergen Requisition # 2022-117532 ShiftDay StatusFull Time with Benefits Weekend WorkEvery Fourth Weekend HolidaysTwo of 6 On CallNo On-Call Required Shift HoursDay Address7600 River Rd, North Bergen, 07047

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Overview

How have you impacted someone's life today? At Hackensack Meridian Health our teams are focused on changing the lives of our patients by providing the highest level of care each and every day. From our hospitals, rehab centers and occupational health teams to our long-term care centers and at-home care capabilities, our complete spectrum of services will allow you to apply your skills in multiple settings while building your career, all within New Jersey's premier healthcare system.

Responsibilities

A day in the life of a Unit Manager at Hackensack Meridian Health includes:

  • Assesses and evaluates staff to ensure they are providing quality care.
  • Ensures staff are knowledgeable of resident care and equipment use.
  • Orients new employees to the unit policies and procedures.
  • Works with Interdisciplinary Team to ensure quality services are provided.
  • Ensures all required documentation is completed as per state/federal guidelines.
  • Participates in facility Performance Improvement Program.
  • Attends all required meetings as per Director of Nursing.
  • Participates in hiring process as needed.
  • Disciplines staff as needed.
  • Holds monthly communication staff meetings for all shifts and care conferences with patients, families, and the Interdisciplinary Care Team.
  • Accountable for 24-hour resident care provided on assigned unit.
  • Assists Director of Nursing as needed.
  • On-call weekend rotation required

Qualifications

Education, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required:

  • Completion of an approved LPN program
  • Current with all Continuing Education (CE) requirements
  • Perform clinical care professionally
  • Serve as patient advocate and role model to other Team Members
  • Deliver patient care with minimal disruptions and obstacles
  • Ability to effectively work on a multidisciplinary team

 

Education, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Preferred:

  • Computer skills, including Microsoft Office
  • Long-term care facility experience
  • Prior work experience with geriatric and disabled populations

 

Licenses and Certifications Required:

  • NJ State Professional Licensed Practical Nursing License 
  • BLS Basic Life Support
  • CPR Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
  • IV Certification 

Our Network

Hackensack Meridian Health (HMH) is a Mandatory COVID-19 and Influenza Vaccination Facility

As a courtesy to assist you in your job search, we would like to send your resume to other areas of our Hackensack Meridian Health network who may have current openings that fit your skills and experience.