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At Avamere, our mission is to enhance the life of every person
This includes our patients, residents, patient and resident
family members, and our fellow co-workers.
Annual Wage Increases
Licensed Practical Nurse/LPN
Full-time 8 or 12-hour Shifts Available
Full-time Day, Evening and Night
Avamere at Pacific Ridge
3625 E. B Street
Tacoma, WA 98404
The primary responsibility of this position is to implement and
maintain established nursing objectives and standards, provide
direct nursing care to the residents and supervise the day to day
nursing activities performed by the CNA's.
As a Licensed Practical Nurse your responsibilities would
• Prepare and administer medications and review medication cards
for completeness and accuracy.
• Provide planning and delivery of direct and indirect patient
• Supervise execution of the resident plan of care and
participate in development of the plan of care
• Communicate changes in patients' clinical condition with
Physicians, Nursing Supervisor/Manager, and co-workers as
A positive team environment
Competitive base pay
T uition A ssistance
Medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurance
Additional insurance options including hospital indemnity
coverage, accident insurance, critical illness insurance
Generous paid time off / paid sick leave
401(k) Plan with company contributions
Free meals to employees
Reimbursement for public transportation costs (i.e. bus passes,
As a Licensed Practical Nurse you will need to have:
A nursing degree from an accredited college or university
A current, unencumbered, active license to practice as an LPN in
Current BLS Certification
Experience in a subacute care or long term care setting
In scenic and historic Tacoma, Washington you will find Avamere
at Pacific Ridge, a 102-bed skilled nursing community serving
seniors suffering from dementia, cognitive impairment, and
psychiatric conditions. The community offers quality memory care
and behavioral health programs.
Avamere at Pacific Ridge staff strive for excellence in quality
care, a comfortable environment, and bringing joy to their
Avamere at Pacific Ridge has been honored with the Bronze
Commitment to Quality Award from the American Health care
Association and Quality Assurance and Performance Improvement award
from the Centers for Medicaid Services.
Get to know more about Avamere at Pacific Ridge on their blog
and Facebook .