Select programs have a greater number of assigned nursing hours and thereby a greater oversight responsibility. Institute appropriate follow up and communicate all medical issues to: Residential Manager, Health Care Director, Area Director, and any other appropriate SHCS staff.
The Nurse Coordinator will conduct comprehensive physical assessments for every client upon enrollment to CAR Team services and will work in conjunction with Health and Wellness Coordinators to conduct psycho-educational groups and other relevant training to both clients and staff on annual basis.
Maintain thorough and complete documentation according to established legal and Hospital guidelines. Transcribes and inputs physician orders accurately and in a timely manner, using the nurse order entry system.
The staff RN under the supervision of the Clinical Manager and Director performs/supervises in a designated area according to the policies, procedures, philosophy, and objectives of the department and hospital.
Provide direct nursing care to the residents and to supervise the day to day activities of the nursing assistants. Supervision must be in accordance with federal, state, local laws, and the policies of the facility.