Registered Nurse RN
Company: Hilltop Lodge Healthcare & Rehabilitation
Location: Saint Joseph
Posted on: November 20, 2022
POSITION DESCRIPTION: As a Registered Nurse (RN) you are
responsible for staff assignment and provide overall supervision of
resident care in accordance with established policies and
procedures and as may be directed by the RN Supervisor, Director of
Nurses or Administrator, to assure that the highest degree of
quality resident care can be maintained at all times.
QUALIFICATIONS Graduate of an accredited school of nursing or an
approved Registered Nurse (RN) program with a current Registered
Nurse (RN) licensure in the state in which practicing.
Possess leadership ability and the willingness to work with and
supervise professional and nonprofessional personnel.
Ability to Read, write and speak the English language. GENERAL
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES CLINICAL Complete all Registered Nurse
(RN) required record keeping forms/charts upon the resident's
admission, discharge, transfer, etc. File in the resident's chart
and/or forward to the appropriate department.
Prepare/administer medications as ordered by the physician.
Admit, transfer and discharge resident. Assist in arranging
transportation and packing as necessary.
Administer professional services such as: catheterization, tube
feeding, suction, applying and changing dressings/bandages, packs,
colostomy and drainage bags, taking blood, sputum, and urine
specimens, care of the dead/dying, etc., as established by the
facility's policies and procedures. SUPERVISION As a Registered
Nurse (RN) you will work with the facility's consultants as
necessary and implement recommended changes as directed by the RN
Supervisor of the Director of Nurses.
Investigate complaints and grievances and make necessary
oral/written reports to the RN Supervisor or Director of
Give/receive nursing reports upon reporting in and ending shift
Check all residents daily to assure that prescribed treatment is
being properly administered by nursing personnel/assistants and to
evaluate their physical and emotional status.
Keep the RN Supervisor informed about the status of residents,
staff and related matters. CONSUMER SERVICE Presents professional
image to consumers through dress, behavior and speech.
Adheres to Company standards for resolving consumer concerns.
Ensures that all consumer/resident rights are protected. BENEFITS
Employee appreciation events
Paid time off
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