The RN is responsible for quality outcome oriented patient care and is accountable for the delivery of safe care; assumes responsibility and accountability for the care of those patients being treated by Licensed.
Reporting to the Director and/or theNurse Manager of the department and working under general supervision delivers comprehensive, high quality, individualized nursing care based upon knowledge andexperience, the nursing process and leadership skills.
The Nurses are responsible for assessing, diagnosing, intervening, evaluating, coordinating, and facilitating concentrated care essential during the immediate post anesthetic period for a wide variety of surgical and procedural patient populations.
We currently have full time openings for Days, PMs, and NOC shifts for Registered Nurses (RNs). Persons applying must be experienced in a long term care environment, have excellent clinical skills, the ability to work independently, be a good team player and have strong leadership skills. Supervisor experience would be a plus.
The nurse uses clinical skills to coordinate, document and communicate all aspects of the utilization management program. Utilizes clinical experience and skills in a collaborative process to assess, plan, implement, coordinate, monitor and evaluate options to facilitate appropriate healthcare services/benefits for members.
Must be able to perform a range of cardiovascular procedures under limited supervision; must be aware of and consider the psychosocial and confidentiality needs with patients and families when delivering care.
The Nurse works very closely with a multidisciplinary team which includes Physicians, Respiratory therapy, Physical therapy, Psychology, Surgeons, Case manager, Social worker and Child life specialists to coordinate a holistic plan of care for the patient and family.
The selected candidate will develops and maintains effective relationships through effective and timely communication. Takes initiative and action to respond, resolve and follow up regarding customer service issues with all customers in a timely manner.
The nurse works in collaboration with other members of the educational and healthcare team to coordinate and provide health services to children to enable them to participate in the educational process.
The Nurses will care for infants requiring the most advanced diagnostic and therapeutic services, including high frequency oscillatory ventilation, nitric oxide, as well as a wide variety of both medical and surgical issues, including prematurity, congenital diaphragmatic hernia, gastroschisis, omphalocele and hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy.