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What We Are Looking For


Graduate of an accredited school of nursing.  Must have a valid nursing license, compact license preferred.  Bachelor’s Degree - RN, BSN, RN (2 or 3 year degree) with Business Administration, Management or related field.


 

Minimum 5 years’ long term care nursing background.


 

Even Better 


  • Must have ability to respond quickly to internal challenges and devote time as needed when there is a community crisis or to assist with start up on new communities.

  • Be able to tie all clinical support to billing.

  • Thorough understanding of all clinical State compliance areas as well as financial impact: nursing, therapy, pharmacy, social services, activities, administration and accounting.

  • Solid knowledge of OIG Guidelines and working knowledge of HIPAA.

  • Ability to develop training programs for Administrators and DOHSs.

  • Ability to develop benchmarks and trending data for an individual community and LCS corporately using QAPI reports along with other data collected from .communities

  • Ability to write clear quantifiable reports that will serve as clear action plans for communities.

  • Must be highly articulate and have excellent written and verbal communication skills.

  • Ability to handle multiple priorities and stay focused on prioritizing work.

  • Must be a self-starter, highly motivated and able to work independently with a minimum amount of supervision.  Requires the use of good judgment and common sense in the performance of duties.  Must be able to evaluate and respond to the needs of staff, clients, and others 

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

 

Normal visual/hearing ability to comprehend written and oral communication.  Ability to perform tasks involving physical activity which may include heavy to moderate lifting up to 50 pounds and extensive bending, squatting and standing.  May need to stand for 3-5 hours at a time.  Bending over a wheelchair to administer treatments.  Walking the length of the community to assess or respond to clients.    May require assistance to lift over 50 pounds; ability to push up to 250 pounds independently.  Proper body mechanics are consistently utilized.  Must be free of communicable disease; may be exposed to communicable diseases, and blood and body fluids that may contain HIV and/or HBV.  May be exposed to cleaning chemicals and offensive odors.

 

 

Sound like a good fit? Let’s talk about how together we can be greater!

 

Why LCS?  

Industry leader. We have been in the business of Senior Living for over 40 years. Nearly 90% of Life Care Services-managed health centers have a 4- or 5-star rating.

Competitive pay, great benefits and vacation time.  We are an equal opportunity employer with benefits including medical, dental, life insurance, disability, 401(k) with company match.

Family oriented culture. We provide a positive and supportive work environment which our employees value. Flex-time, work from home, and social activities with employees and their families add to our family centric approach.

Charity and community involvement. We are recognized as a national team for the Alzheimer’s Association and consistently a top contributor to United Way. We also support our employee’s individual community contributions and provide opportunities to get involved at our corporate locations and in our communities.

Outstanding advancement opportunities. 650 and counting; LCS is growing and we think you should too. Our company growth allows for internal growth opportunities across all of our business lines.

Professional development. Ongoing, onsite education opportunities, education assistance, and continuing education credits allow LCS employees to keep their knowledge of current industry changes relevant.

Fun companywide events. Leadership Summit, SHOE, and our annual company holiday party; just to name a few.

Top Iowa Workplace. We’ve created an environment where LCS employees enjoy coming to work. LCS has been named a top Iowa Workplace, an award that recognizes the top workplaces based on employee survey results each year.

 

LCS creates living experiences that enhance the lives of seniors. You’ll see this commitment in our people. They’re talented, dedicated professionals who truly care about residents, with each conducting his or her work with integrity, honesty and transparency according to the principles of LCS. We strive to help every community succeed—strengthening available resources, establishing proven practices that lead to long-term growth and creating lasting value for those living in, working for and affiliated with the community. Check us out on our website: www.lcsnet.com

 

Travel Frequency: 85%- 95%

Job Level: B

 

A POST-OFFER BACKGROUND CHECK, INCLUDING REFERENCES, IS REQUIRED

LCS IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER




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