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JOB OPPORTUNITY: Full Time L1MA

JOB OPPORTUNITY: Full Time L1MA - (03-10-2022)

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The Benedictine Sisters of Perpetual Adoration have a full-time job opening for a L1MA at Our Lady of Rickenbach, the Sisters’ health care facility, in Clyde, Missouri.

Full-time shift is 6 a.m. to 2 p.m. Position includes the following benefits: health insurance after 60 days of employment, dental and vision after 90 days, PTO after six months, 403(b) retirement savings and employer contributions. Individual is required to stay current on licensing. Applicants must pass a drug screen and a background check. 

For more information, please click here or contact Human Resources Generalist Amber Otto at (660) 944-2221 ext. 173 or (660) 541-4146. The congregation is an EEOC. 

JOB DESCRIPTION: L1MA

Responsible to:

Nursing Supervisor, Charge Nurse 

Job Summary: Sets up and administers medication as prescribed by physician and supervised by a licensed nurse. Performs all duties of a nursing assistant, providing physical and emotional care for Sisters when needed.

Essential Functions:

Sets up and administers medications, includes oral, rectal, eye drops, ointments, topical, etc.

Takes phone orders from physician

Provides direct care to the Sisters as needed. Assists with bathing, feeding, dressing, grooming and other duties

Practices good hand-washing and infection control techniques when providing care

Provides skin assessments at bathing time and reports any skin conditions or problems to Charge Nurse or Nursing Supervisor

Recognizes changes of condition in patients and notifies the Nursing Supervisor if no licensed personnel are present on their shift. The Nursing Supervisor and Sister Administrator will make the decision to notify the physician or plan for transport to a medical facility if indicated by patient condition

Performs all other duties listed under Nursing Assistant

Works as Charge Nurse as needed on night shift

Performs other duties as requested by Administrator, Nursing Supervisor or Charge Nurse

Requirements:

Must have an active L1MA or CMT certificate in state of Missouri

Must have an Insulin certificate

Must have experience as a Nursing Assistant

Management or supervisory skills preferred

Lift without restrictions 25-50 lbs., bending, stooping

Good communication skills

Compassion for elderly

Be able to pass a drug test