51 East Fourth Street | The Plains, OH 45780
740.797.4561

Now Hiring: RN/LPN


February 4, 2019
Would you like to work for a stable company who appreciates a good nurse and allows that nurse to be able to reach their fullest potential? We offer the security of working for an established company. All while being able to make a difference in someone's life and provide them with the much-needed care and compassion that they deserve. If this sounds like the type of nurse who you can be, then the Hickory Creek of Athens has the perfect career opportunity for you.

We are currently hiring for full-time & part-time, day & night shift! (7a-7p or 7p-7a)

  • Coordinates resident care in conjunction with Administrator, Director of Nursing and other disciplines within Center to ensure quality care.
  • Maintains a high level of clinical competency, including on-going awareness of clinical best practices to align to regulatory requirements and organizations strategic plans.
  • Exercises effective decision making to maximize the best clinical outcomes for residents.
  • Engages and partners with others to develop care plans and provide continuity of care to facilitate best outcomes for residents and clients.
  • Accountable for nursing compliance, excellence, and delivery of resident care in adherence with organization, local, state and federal regulations.
  • Completes admission documentation on time (vital signs, skin sheets, etc., plus offer explanation and reinforcement of call light system, etc.).
  • Information is accurate, complete and completed on the shift of admission.
  • Answer call lights and communicate needs to appropriate person when unable to independently meet the request.
  • Demonstrates the ability to prioritize call light request and to make sure all are taken care in a timely manner.
  • Administers scheduled medication to residents promptly, ensuring proper and correct dosage is given.
  • Completes daily rounds with the incoming shift.
  • Provides shift report to oncoming personnel, which is accurate, concise and pertinent to the resident’s care.
  • Coordinates the dissemination of resident information in an appropriate and timely manner.
  • Coordinates resident care performed by others such as physical, speech and occupational therapies, trips to the dialysis clinic, and others, ensuring that the residents do not miss scheduled appointments.
  • Assists to meet residents’ nutritional needs.
  • This includes ensuring that the physician orders are followed through with regarding the appropriate diet received at meals, monitoring intake and assisting with feeding when needed.
  • Recognizes and corrects deviations from the resident’s normal response to the nutritional plan.
  • Assures that the policies and procedures around confidentiality/rights of all residents and their care information are maintained.
  • Assists in MDS assessment, documentation and development of an interdisciplinary plan of care and aids in maintaining, reviewing and updating the care plan Completes the medication administration record and treatment administration record to manage the medication and treatment protocols per company policy and procedure.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and promote a drug-free workplace. We also offer many benefits to full-time associates including, but not limited to medical, dental, vision, disability, life, paid time off, tuition reimbursement and a voluntary 401(k) retirement savings plan.

News & Events


Hickory Creek Hosts Soup and Bake Sale
Hickory Creek of Athens and its parent company, Foundations Health Solutions, strive to be a "Culture of Care" - in every aspect of what we do.



Hickory Creek Celebrates January Birthdays with Residents
Happy Birthday to all who were born in January!



Blood Drive at Hickory Creek
Call the building at 740.797.4561 and ask for Ashley to schedule your appointment.



Hickory Creek Celebrates National Activity Professionals Week
We are so thankful for our Activity Department and everyone who works in it.



Meet Hyde - Hickory Creek's Therapy Dog
We like to think of our four-legged furry friend as our mascot here at Hickory Creek.



Santa Stopped by Hickory Creek
Thanks for stopping by The Creek, Santa!



Happy Holidays from Hickory Creek!
From all of us here at Hickory Creek, we want to wish you and yours a very Happy Holidays!



Hickory Creek Residents Enjoy Holiday Dinner Together
Our residents and their loved ones had a great time at the Holiday Dinner.





Atlas Owner Works as Nursing Assistant
Click to read why culture is everything


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