Golden Living Nurse Charge RN in La Porte, Indiana

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As a Nurse Charge RN at Golden LivingCenters, you will ensure that our patients get the care they need and that we have the necessary resources to provide it. Your hard work and meaningful efforts will help us to continue providing the highest quality healthcare possible. You will have direct impact on the quality of care that our patients receive and will do what it takes to provide the highest quality care. Your outcome-focused work will leave you feeling empowered at the end of each day because you'll know you've made a difference in the lives of our patients. We are seeking qualified candidates who have experience in this field and are ready to go to any length to get our patients and facilities the support they need. That's because you believe in our mission here at Golden LivingCenters. Ideal Nurse Charge RN candidates should also have:

Responsible for the independent supervision of the delivery of care to a group of residents in a nursing unit. Assess resident needs, develop individual care plans, administer nursing care, evaluate nursing care. Supervise CNA, Certified Specialist/Technicians and other personnel. May supervise other Nurses, including other RNs.

Essential Job Functions

Properly use and maintain facility equipment

Maintain residents’ rooms in neat, orderly and clutter-free manner

Ensure residents are given correct diet

Support residents’ participation in activity programs

Directly respond, within scope, to needs and concerns of residents and family members including call lights

Ensure residents’ right to privacy (visual and auditory)

Provide resident care as directed by care plan and/or nursing staff

Ensure residents’ comfort while assisting them in achieving their highest practicable level of functioning

Participate in collecting data needed for the accurate completion of the MDS and the plan of care

Provide input to the Nurses for development of the plan of care and information gathered from care giving activities

Qualifications

  • Must hold and maintain a current license to practice as a Registered Nurse (RN) in practicing state
  • Must hold and maintain a current CPR certification. Licensed nursing staff are required to obtain their CPR certification within 90 days of hire.
  • Recent clinical experience, education, or specialty skills specific to geriatrics
  • Demonstrate understanding that state and Federal rules and regulations govern the practices within the facility
  • Must be capable of maintaining regular attendance
  • Demonstrate working knowledge of infection control principles and practices
  • Must be able to maintain confidentiality regarding patient and company proprietary information
  • Must have the ability to relate professionally and positively and work cooperatively with patients, families, and other employees at all levels

Job: Nursing

Primary Location: Indiana, La Porte

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Evening Job

Shift Time: 230p - 1030p flexible

Department Address: 1900 Andrew Avenue*

Department City: La Porte

Department State: IN

Department Zipcode: 46350

Organization: Golden Living Centers

Company Profile

Ready to deliver personalized, patient-centered care and build meaningful relationships with your patients and families? You'll find the perfect home for your passion and talents at Golden LivingCenters. As one of the nation's leading providers of skilled nursing care and inpatient and outpatient therapies, we're dedicated to helping people live fuller, longer and more productive lives. Our Golden LivingCenters have won more AHCA/NCAL Quality Awards than any other post-acute healthcare provider. These awards are the nation's highest for distinguished achievement in post-acute care, and they reflect the compassion, commitment and quality orientation of our caregivers. Join us! Together, we're redefining the way care is delivered with an innovative, holistic approach that considers the `whole patient' every time.

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