RN (Registered Nurse)

RN (Registered Nurse)

02 Jun 2020
Iowa,

RN (Registered Nurse)

Job Description

This position is responsible for planning and providing direct care to residents as assigned. The nurse will plan, direct and carry out shift routines in assigned nursing unit / to assigned residents.

KEY POSITION SPECIFIC ROLES & RESPONSIBILTIES

Clinical Processes & Procedures

  • Ensure that resident’s charts are updated and free of errors.
  • Openly communicate with the Medical Director and DON relating to resident diagnoses and treatment plans.
  • Collaborate with the clinical team in establishing a treatment plan.
  • Provide direct resident care following the treatment plan, this may include tasks such as administering medication, etc.

Staffing

  • Makes walking rounds between shifts and whenever necessary to supervise and monitor work performance in terms of resident care, staff regulations and efficiency of service.

Survey Readiness

  • Report occupational exposures to needle sticks, blood, body fluids, infectious materials, and hazardous chemicals in accordance with facility policy and procedures governing accidents and incidents.
  • Participates in all inspections of nursing care by outside agencies.
  • Complete all documentation as recommended by Federal and State Guidelines.
  • Ensure that reportable events are communicated in a timely fashion.
  • Ensure that nursing notes are informative and complete regarding the cares and services provided to the resident.

Unit Management

  • Listen to shift report and keep open lines of communication with supervisor, co-workers and on-coming shift.
  • Attend nurses and team meetings as scheduled and/or assigned.
  • Maintain professional relationships with physicians and other providers.
  • Respond to all emergency situations within the facility.
  • Promote rehabilitation nursing on the units.
  • Perform physical and psychological nursing assessments on residents when necessary.
  • Report all unusual circumstances that may involve the safety and well-being of the residents and staff directly to the DON.

Other responsibilities as assigned

Qualifications

  • Successful completion of a Registered Nurse (R.N.) program at an accredited school, college or university

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  • Previous work experience as LPN or RN in long-term care preferred.
  • Must have and maintain an active RN license / registration in good standing on the state registry.
  • CPR certified.
  • Follows all attendance policies and procedures, with flexible schedulewhich may include some weekends, holidays, andhours beyond eight hours in a day, or 40 hours in a week as needed.

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

Job Details

  • ID
    JC4009946
  • State
  • City
  • Source
    Rowley Masonic Community
  • Date
    2020-05-27
  • Deadline
    2020-07-26
  • Category

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