The RN UNIT REGISTERED NURSE delivers quality nursing care to patients through interpersonal contact and provides care and services to allow patients to attain or maintain the highest practicable physical, mental, and psychosocial well-being in accordance with all applicable laws, regulations, and Life Care standards.
Provides a complete physical assessment and history of current and previous illness(es). Monitoring through observations: patient, staff and physician feedback; written and verbal communication; quality improvement/quality assurance activities; records management.
The primary responsibility of this position is to implement and maintain established nursing objectives and standards, provide direct nursing care to the residents and supervise the day to day nursing activities performed by the CNAs.
The ideal candidate will work in collaboration with a diabetes consultative team and will, under the oversight of medical staff, coordinate and provide direct clinical services. The candidate must have a strong background in diabetes care and either CDE or BC-ADM.
In this role, you will provide and coordinate patient care, educate patients and the public about various health conditions, and provide advice and emotional support to patients and their family members.
Effectively advocate for ethical and holistic care to promote the autonomy, dignity, rights, values and beliefs of those we serve. Foster a learning environment for patient/families, nursing, and other members of the healthcare team including students.
Develops the patients Plan of care in collaboration with other professionals and implements treatment strategies based on scientific nursing theory that promotes physical, psychosocial, emotional, and spiritual well-being.
Responsible for supervising nursing personnel to deliver nursing care and within scope of practice coordinates care delivery, which will ensure that patient's needs are met in accordance with professional standards of practice through physician orders, center policies and procedures, and federal, state and local guidelines.