RN/Registered Nurse

Campbellsville Nursing and Rehabilitation Center • Campbellsville, KY 42718

Posted 1 week ago

Job Description

Campbellsville Nursing and Rehabilitation Center -

Full Time 7 pm -7 am

Position Purpose:To provide the highest quality of care for residents. Working with doctors, obtaining and administering medications and treatments, maintaining accurate records of treatment and supervising CNA's.

Essential Functions of Position:

  • Supervise functions of nursing unit
  • Coordinate effective use of personnel, supplies, equipment and facilities; obtain medications and medical records to provide safe, efficient and therapeutic care to residents
  • Contact physicians as necessary and ensure physician interventions are timely and appropriate; ensure appropriate documentation of resident care
  • Responsible during the shift for the total nursing care of residents in the assigned unit.
  • Assumes responsibility for compliance with Federal, State, Local, and company regulations.
  • Explains procedures and treatments and care plan to residents.
  • Transcribes physician's orders to resident charts and care plans as required.
  • Charts progress notes in an informative, factual manner that reflects the care administered as well as the resident's response to care.
  • Receives*/gives report from*/to nurse he*/she is relieving/*coming on and records sufficient information and implements appropriate follow-up action as necessary
  • Follows established procedures for charting and reporting all reports of incident/accidents for residents
  • Conducts frequent rounds to evaluate effectiveness of care delivery. Maintains awareness of comfort and safety need resident.
  • Prepares equipment and aids Physician during treatment and examination of resident.
  • Observes resident, records significant conditions and reactions, and notifies supervisor or Physician of resident's condition and reaction to drugs, treatments, and significant incidents.
  • Takes temperature, pulse, blood pressure, and other vital signs to detect deviations from normal and assess condition of resident.
  • Responds to emergency situations based upon nursing standards, policies, procedures, and protocol.
  • Assists in completion of the care plans *(*acute and long term) and is involved in the care conference as deemed necessary.
  • Participates, reports to DONI Administrator and conducts (as appropriate) investigations related to any alleged abuse.
  • Ensures that the progress notes are reflective of the care plan and that the approaches on the care plan are being followed.
  • Assures that team is aware of the resident care plan, and ensure personnel refer to the care plan prior to administering care.
  • Problem solving
  • Responsible for all other RN duties as required.
  • Perform additional duties as assigned.

EDUCATION / REQUIREMENTS:Current State Registered Nurse license with a minimum of 2 years related experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Good standing in the state registry is required.

Job Details

Location:  Campbellsville, KY 42718

Employment Type:   Full-Time


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