RNs, LPNs, Graduate Nurses, Senior Year Nurses (ALL SHIFTS: FT, PT)

Somerville, Massachusetts 02144

2-05-2020

  • Full time 
  • Part time 
  • Per Diem

Job Description

Jeanne Jugan Residence, run by the Little Sisters of the Poor, is is a beautiful immaculately clean nonprofit, assisted living and skilled long-term care facility serving the elderly of Boston since 1870 and is located in Somerville, MA.

We are currently hiring:

  • Registered Nurses (RNs),
  • Licensed Practical Nurses (LPNs),
  • Graduate Nurses and Senior Year Student Nurses

We are a place of LIFE, a place of CARING, and more importantly, a true HOME for our residents. We are looking for nurses who have COMPASSION for the elderly. If working with people who are dedicated, compassionate, and concerned about their Residents is essential to you, then you'll appreciate being a part of our team. We've built a strong reputation on the outstanding level care that we provide.

We are currently  accepting applications for:

  • Full-time, Part-Time and Per-diem positions for all shifts (Days, Evenings and Nights)

The Nurse is responsible for the Shift coordination and oversight of the nursing process for Residents assigned to his or her care. Responsibilities include both the direct and indirect provision of care according to each Resident's nursing and medical plan of care and in accordance with state and federal regulations and accepted nursing standards of practice to help the residents to attain or maintain the highest practical mental and psychosocial wellbeing as indicated in their care.

Job Responsibilities:

  1. Integrate values of the Little Sisters of the Poor of Care in all job assignments
  2. Respond to all staff, family members and residents in a courteous, patient and caring manner
  3. Respect the dignity of each person
  4. Communicate in a positive, caring, and helpful manner with residents, family members, and other staff
  5. Knowledgeably and completely perform basic nursing skills according to Federal and State regulations and Company policy using Point Click Care electronic health software
  6. Prepare, administer, and document medications following accepted nursing standards per physician’s orders
  7. Order medications as necessary
  8. Review and revise resident care plans as necessary and as required by regulations
  9. Conduct resident rounds daily, reporting problems to Unit Supervisor and DON
  10. Obtain report from nurse he/she is relieving and record sufficient information to implement appropriate follow-up action as necessary
  11. Provide report to nurse coming on duty, including sufficient information for follow-up action if necessary
  12. Listen to resident, family, or physician concerns and initiate corrective action and/or report concerns to Charge Nurse
  13. Observe, evaluate and document all changes in the residents’ conditions
  14. Notify physician, when necessary, of changes in the residents’ condition, weight, medication errors, medications not available, abnormal laboratory/X-ray results and other unusual observations
  15. Observe infection control procedures
  16. Identify safety hazards
  17. Provide clinical supervision of nursing assistants providing direct resident care
  18. Perform other related duties as directed


Education/Experience: Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing and currently licensed as a Registered Nurse and or Licensed Practical Nurse in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.

***Also hiring students who have graduate registered nursing or practical nursing programs approved by the Board or Registration of Nursing the ("Board") or senior nursing year students who are attending the last semester or a board approved registered nurse or practical nursing program to work under and be supervised by a licensed health care provider.***

We are conveniently located right outside of vibrant Davis Square and the MBTA Redline and Bus line no. 88 and 90 in Somerville, MA. You will enjoy working in an immaculately clean, comfortable, and safe environment complete with free, on-site parking.

We offer a competitive rate of pay and a comprehensive benefits package which includes:
• affordable health and dental insurance
• free life insurance
• vacation, sick pay, and paid holidays
• pension plan after 1 year

To learn more about our Home and the Mission and Values of the Little Sisters of the Poor please visit: www.littlesistersofthepoor.org.

About Jeanne Jugan Residence/Little Sisters of the Poor

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Patricia Moro

Somerville, MA, United States

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