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What if, instead of giving up the things you hold most dear, you had the opportunity to add things that would enrich your life? That's the whole idea behind PACE - the Program of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly. And it can make a profound difference in the lives of older adults and those who love and care for them.
PACE empowers those who join the program to remain in their homes by providing comprehensive medical and social services. We help older adults continue to live in the homes and community they love, while visiting us for the compassionate, quality care they need.
We are searching for experienced, dedicated individuals to join our interdisciplinary team of professionals.
Licensed Practical Nurse, LPN
We have an exciting opportunity for a LPN. This position works under the general supervision of the PACE Clinic Manager. The position is primarily responsible for general nursing care of the PACE participants at the Center and /or facility clinic and provides care as identified in the PACE Participant's individualized plan of care to include documentation to the electronic medical record. Supports clinic activities, administers medications and treatments to participants, monitors response to medications and treatments and reports significant findings to RN Care Manager and/or provider. Responsible for documentation of medications given in the participants MAR. Responsible for monthly change out and verification of current months MAR. Demonstrates knowledge and skills necessary to provide age appropriate care for the frail and elderly population according to assigned responsibilities and Riverside PACE standards. May also be required to provide care, training or education to Participants in their home on an as needed basis. Provides feedback and recommends changes in participants status to PACE clinical team and participates in case conferences as indicated. EDUCATION: Graduate from an accredited school of nursing with diploma in Licensed Practical Nursing required. EXPERIENCE: At least one year LPN clinic experience required, three years preferred. Home Care or Skilled Nursing Care experience also preferred. Must have minimum of one year experience working with the frail or elderly population. HOURS: Monday through Friday 8:00 am to 5:00 pm primarily, additional hours to meet the needs of the facility including some on-call responsibilities. We offer a competitive salary, compensation package and benefits to include: tuition assistance, Health, Dental, Retirement, Life Insurance and much more!!! A Program of the Commonwealth of VA EOE
On-call Clinical Care Coordinator, RN
Blue Ridge PACE (Program of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly) is a community based program which provides patients with all necessary health services while they stay in their homes. PACE covers many different types of services including a day center, personal care in the home, Lifeline emergency response system, transportation to appointments, delivery of medical supplies, therapy, as well as inpatient services. Blue Ridge PACE is growing and we have an exciting opportunity for an On-Call RN. This position works under the supervision of the Clinic Manager; is responsible for the assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of the total nursing care of PACE participants on an intermittent visiting basis. The RN may work in a variety of settings; PACE clinic, Home based on-call and skilled nursing home visits and roles within Riverside PACE. The PACE RN On-Call provides support to the participants, caregivers and staff after hours via phone or patient visit as necessary. Will take all calls regarding issues or concerns and triage the participants needs as to whether a visit is necessary or if the problem can be handled via participant/caregiver education via phone. If you would like to make a difference in the lives of seniors, apply today! EDUCATION: Minimum of a diploma from an accredited School of Professional Nursing (RN) required, BSN preferred. LICENSURE: Licensed RN or board eligible by the State of Virginia or compact state. Must have or obtain BLS per departmental requirements. Current valid drivers license and acceptable driving record required upon hire and to be maintained during employment. Must have reliable transportation to make visits to patient's homes as needed. EXPERIENCE: Experience preferred in acute care and home care setting. HOURS: Full Time, On-Call Hours will vary. Shifts will be evening/night shifts and weekend shifts including 15 hour shifts on weekdays 5pm-8am and 24 hour shifts on weekends 12am-11:59pm. We offer a competitive salary, compensation package and benefits to include: tuition assistance, Health, Dental, Retirement, Life Insurance and much more!!! A Program of the Commonwealth of VA EOE
Universal Care Partner, Nurse Aide
Blue Ridge PACE is looking for talented, experienced employees who have an interest in working with older adults. PACE is a community-based program which provides participants with all necessary health services while they stay in their homes. It covers many different types of services including a day center, personal care in the home; home based emergency response system, transportation to appointments, delivery of medical supplies, therapy, as well as inpatient services. The Universal Care Partner (Certified Nursing Assistant) works under the general supervision of the Home Care Services Manager. The position performs tasks in the PACE Participant's home which support the social, physical and cognitive functioning of seniors with impairments. The Universal Care Partner demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to provide and/or assist with appropriate care to include: personal care (feeding, grooming, bathing, toileting), home services to include laundry, memory stimulation activities (social, recreational), motor activities, escorting to medical appointments, shopping, assisting with transportation of participants to and from the facility utilizing the facility transportation vans and other activities as directed by the Participant's plan of care (POC). Assists with any identified needs of the participant in their home that will enable the Participant to perform at the greatest level of independence possible. May also be required to provide care in the PACE day center on an as needed basis. EDUCATION: High School graduate or GED equivalent required. Must also be registered by the Virginia Department of Health Professions as a certified nurse aide. LICENSURE: Licensed or license eligible by the State of Virginia as a Certified Nursing Assistnat (CNA) required. Proof of current, valid drivers license and acceptable driving record required upon hire and to be maintained during employment. CPR Certification and First Aid training must be obtained within 30 days of hire and maintained throughout employment. EXPERIENCE: Minimum one (1) year experience working with the frail and/or elderly population required. Previous experience as Nurse Aide preferred. HOURS: Ability to work varying shifts (day shift, evening shift and weekend shift) based on participants home care needs.
To become a member of our PACE Team, we require:
- a minimum of 1 year experience working with a frail and elderly population;
- a satisfactory criminal history and reference background checks per licensing;
- a valid Virginia driver's license with 5 years satisfactory driving record;
- the ability to travel throughout the greater Richmond area.
PACE is a program of the Commonwealth of Virginia.