Provides nursing care within their scope of practice and in accordance with standards of care established by the facility.
Assists with the development and revision of nursing care plans. Manages/directs the plan of care by directly administering care or by directing and supervising nursing duties delegated to Licensed Nurses or nursing assistants.
Checks and records vital signs on a regular basis following established policy or at own discretion if the need exists.
Assists with residents’ comfort.
Maintains accurate and complete records of nursing care provided.
Reports significant observations to the nurse in charge/RN designee and physicians.
Participates in purposeful daily rounds.
Prepares and administers medications after appropriate orientation and instruction.
Maintains accurate medication records and observes residents for signs and symptoms of adverse drug reactions.
Administers special treatments, procedures, dressing changes, irrigations and other procedures requiring special techniques based on her/his nursing education and scope of practice.
What You Will Need:
Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing
Must be 18 years of age or older
Current Basic Life Support (CPR) certification
Current Registered Nurse license in the state hired
Clinical supervision of Licensed Nurses as requested and of Certified Nursing Assistants
The RN helps to fulfill the care requirements of our residents. Under the direction of the nurse manager, the RN will work within their entire scope of practice. He/she will be fully accountable for ensuring that competent care and safety are consistently delivered to all residents.
We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.