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Tue Mar 27, 2018 - 33 weeks ago

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Registered Nurse

Provides quality service to the Residents.

o Receives and communicates appropriate information to staff and keeps Unit Manager informed of changes, needs, complaints, etc.

o Contributes to the MDS assessment through data collection and documentation.

o Transcribes physician's orders according to procedure.

o Refers ideas and concerns to the Unit Manager.

o Administers medications, treatments and enteral feedings as prescribed by the physician.

o Performs venipuncture and intravenous insertion if IV certified.

o Responds to emergencies involving Residents and/or the unit.

o Contacts physician, family, and pastoral care staff in the event of a Resident's serious illness and as needed.

o Confers on and assists with changes in section assignments and evaluation of workload and adjusts daily assignments as needed.

o Documents staff performance and forwards it to the Unit Manager as needed.

o Clinically supervises LPN and CNA staff.

o Clinically supervises LPN and CNA trainees during the orientation program.

o Attends inservices and staff meetings as scheduled and assigns LPNs and CNAs as directed by the Unit Manager.

o Participates in the Quality Assurance program by conducting audits and submitting results in writing to the Unit Manager.

o Assists the Unit Manager in the implementation of new procedures.

o Assessment, care planning, evaluation of resident care.

o Teaches residents and families based on identified needs of resident.

o Provides educational support to LPN's and CNA's.

o Assists colleagues on the assigned unit and within the facility

o Documents nursing care in the medical record (integrated progress notes, flow sheets).

o Performs other duties as required or directed.

Education Requirements

o Geriatric nursing experience preferred.

License Requirements

o New York State Registered Nurse License required.

o CPR Certification required.

ID: 2018-11507

Street: ArchCare at San Vincente de Paul Residence

Shift Start Time: 7:00 am

Shift End Time: 3:15 pm

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