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Archcare Registered Nurse in Bronx, New York

Provides quality service to the Residents.

• Performs venipuncture and intravenous insertion if IV certified.

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

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

• Transcribes physician’s orders according to procedure.

• Refers ideas and concerns to the Unit Manager.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

• Provides educational support to LPN’s and CNA's.

• Assists colleagues on the assigned unit and within the facility

• Performs other duties as required or directed.

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

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

• Clinically supervises LPN and CNA staff.

• Assessment, care planning, evaluation of resident care.

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

Education Requirements

• Geriatric nursing experience preferred.

License Requirements

• New York State Registered Nurse License required.

• CPR Certification required.

ID: 2021-15575

Street: Providence Rest

Shift Start Time: 7am

Shift End Time: 3:15pm

Hours: 36.25

External Company Name: ArchCare

External Company URL: http://www.archcare.org/

Telecommute: No

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