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Licensed Practical Nurse - Assisted Living Nurse - Long-Term Care

  • 1013881
  • Licensed Practical Nurse
  • Long Term Acute Care
  • April 12, 2024
  • 93 Campus Avenue
  • Lewiston, ME 04240
  • 12 D
  • 13 Weeks
  • April 29, 2024
  • AMNHealthcare
  • Temporary
  • $1,464.00 - $1,614.00
  • *Estimate of weekly payments is intended for informational purposes and includes hourly wages, as well as reimbursements for meal & incidental expenses and housing expenses incurred on behalf of the Company. Please speak with your Recruiter for additional details.

Job Description & Requirements

Licensed Practical Nurse - Assisted Living Nurse - Long-Term Care

The LPN partners with our residents and other care providers to create a safe and comfortable therapeutic environment by providing direct and indirect care. Units include 3 East is a 31-bed specialized unit, working with Alzheimers/dementia residents, and tailoring care to meet their needs. Key aspects of this unit are the use of both verbal and non-verbal communication techniques, understanding the difficult behaviors that are sometimes associated with residents that have Alzheimer's/Dementia, as well as understanding that these behaviors can be valid communications. It provides needed care to those residents needing long term placement in a home-like environment. The Transitional Rehabilitation Unit occupies the second floor of d'Youville Pavilion. This 42-bed unit provides short-term, skilled nursing and rehab services to patients recovering from fractures, joint replacements, back surgery, stroke, and other illnesses or injuries of a short-term nature where a rehab approach might be beneficial. Nursing services often include IV therapy, wound care and geriatric assessment and management. 3 West is a 42-bed long-term care unit. It provides needed care to those residents needing long term placement in a home-like environment.

Required Qualifications

Graduate of Maine State Board approved LPN course Need valid State of Maine Licensed Practical Nurse license

Preferred Qualifications

1-3 years previous LPN experience preferred

Facility Location

The second largest city in Maine, Lewiston is included in the Lewiston-Auburn Metropolitan area. It is home to several colleges, including Bates College and the Basilica of Saint Peter and Paul. Lewiston offers a wide range of dining, entertainment and recreational activities. There is a thriving arts culture in the city, with an annual film festival, a symphony orchestra, several art museums, and a handful of theater troupes. Kennedy Park and Veterans Memorial Park are just two of the many outdoor recreational spots that you'll find in Lewiston.

Job Benefits

At AMN Healthcare we take care of our travelers! We offer:

  • Competitive pay rates
  • Free, quality, private housing
  • Medical, Dental, Vision
  • 401(k) and Flex Spending
  • Life Insurance
  • Accident and Short-term Disability Coverage
  • Free Continuing Education
  • Refer a friend and earn extra cash!

About The Company

At AMN Healthcare, we strive to be recognized as the most trusted, innovative, and influential force in helping healthcare organizations provide quality patient care that continually evolves to make healthcare more human, more effective, and more achievable.

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