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Extended Care - RN Restorative Nurse / Up to $5000 Sign On

LMC Careers 
Full Time 
Day Shift 
Mon.-Fri. 8am-5pm 

Lexington Medical Center Extended Care is the largest extended care facility in North and South Carolina.  Our team of dedicated health care professional care for residents in a facility full equipped to meet their physical needs, including a state-of-the-art, 10,000-quare-foot rehabilitation center to provide physical, occupational, speech and respiratory therapy for a variety of conditions, illnesses and injuries.  At LMC Extended Care, we provide our residents with the utmost care and concern for their comfort, safety and well-being. Also in 2019, LMC Extended Care was the recipient of the South Carolina Spirit of Caring Award for improvement in quality of life for the residents in our facility.  We invite you to be a part of our ongoing success and join our LMC Extended Care family!

Job Summary

The primary purpose of your job position is to coordinate, implement, and manage the facility’s restorative nursing program and to supervise the day-to-day nursing activities performed by the restorative aides.    Such responsibilities must be performed in accordance with current federal, state, and local standards, guidelines, and regulations that govern our facility, and as may be required to ensure that the highest degree of quality care is maintained at all times. You will report directly to the Director of Nursing.

Minimum Qualifications

Must be, as a minimum, a graduate of an approved RN or LPN/LVN program.
All licensed nurses shall possess a valid Healthcare Provider cardio-pulmonary resuscitation (CPR) certificate within six (6) months of their first day on the job in the facility.  CPR classes are provided by LMC Extended Care Staff Development.
No experience is required; on-the-job training may be provided.  However, experience in the following areas is preferred:  implementing a restorative nursing program, knowledge of Medicare guidelines, and knowledge of rehabilitation related issues.

Essential Functions

  • Direct the day-to-day functions of the restorative aides in accordance with current rules, regulations, and guidelines that govern the long-term care facility. 
  • Ensure that all personnel assigned to you follow the written policies and procedures that govern the day-to-day functions of the restorative program.
  • Cooperate with other resident services when coordinating nursing services to ensure that the resident’s total regimen of care is maintained.
  • Ensure that all assigned personnel are following their respective job descriptions.
  • Perform administrative duties such as completing medical forms, reports, evaluations, studies, charting, etc., as necessary.
  • Participate in the development, maintenance and implementation of the facility’s quality assurance program in regards to the restorative program.
  • Periodically review the resident’s written discharge plan.  Participate in the updating of the resident’s written discharge plan as required.

Duties and Responsibilites

  • Assist in planning the resident’s discharge plan as necessary.
  • Participate in surveys (inspections) made by authorized government agencies.
  • Periodically review the department’s policies and procedures to personnel, residents, visitors, and government agencies as required.
  • Assist in admission, transfer, and discharge of residents to and from the restorative program.
  • Complete accident/incident reports as necessary.
  • Day ONE medical, dental, vision and life insurance benefits
  • Free life insurance – equal to 1x salary
  • 401K Match – LMC Extended Care matches dollar for dollar up to 6.5%
  • Offer 401K Roth, 457(b), 475(b) Roth
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Supplemental Life Insurance
  • LMC Extended Care provides its full-time employees with free short-term disability and long-term disability coverage after 90-days of eligible employment
  • Employee Assistant Program (EAP)
  • LMC Extended Care offer Health Screening (PATH) with comprehensive labs for Employees and Spouse
  • Student Loan Forgiveness

Nearest Major Market: Columbia
Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina

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