RN Skilled Nursing - Per Diem - Guthrie/Towanda Memorial Hospital

Towanda, PA, United States
Nov 28, 2018

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Job Description

Guthrie Entity

Towanda Memorial Hospital

Shift

Not Applicable

Pay Grade

CTR/CON

License

State of Pennsylvania RN License.

FLSA Status

Non-Exempt

Main Function

Essential Functions:

Compliance with rules and regulations of all federal, state, and local governments is a requirement of employment.

Meets with the Director of Nursing/Administrator to plan/evaluate care of residents.

*Plans resident care, assigns duties.

Assists in orienting and instructing new personnel.

*Directs and supervises nursing personnel, including LPN’s and CNAs on shift.

*Provides direct resident care by utilizing the nursing process.

Documents appropriately in resident record.

*Accepts responsibility of team leader or charge nurse.

*Formulates resident care plans.

*Assumes other duties reasonably related.

*Admits and assesses new residents.

Participates in team conferences.

Work with hospital discharge planner and family members.

Works with area Home Health agencies as needed for discharged resident’s needs.

Keeps informed of fire, safety, and disaster programs.

Attends designated inservice programs.

Participates in Performance Improvement activities.

Participates in resident/family/caregivers education and counseling.

Able to interact and direct staff in a positive and professional manner.

Resolves staffing problems.

Must take call.

Maintains resident rights.

Education

Experience

1 Year RN expereince required. Maintains CPR certification. Ability to read, write, and understand written and oral communication. Follows universal precautions and utilizes proper body mechanics. Keeps up to date in the field of nursing, especially geriatrics. Act 34 clearance (criminal background check).

How To Apply

If you have any questions regarding this position or our apply process, please call our candidate care team at 1-833-89-NURSE.

Guthrie is an equal opportunity employer. To apply for a position at Guthrie please visit www.guthrie.org/careers

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Job Info

Nov 28, 2018

112903-1A

United States