Pediatric Services of America, Inc. RN - PDN job in Martinez, GA

Company
Pediatric Services of America, Inc.
Job Title
RN - PDN
Job Type
Full-time, Part-time
Est. Wages
$22.97 to $32.77 per hour (Snag Est. )
Location
Martinez, GA 30907
Last Active
26 days

RN - PDN

City: Martinez

State: GA

Zip: 30907

Description

The PSA difference is encapsulated in our mission. There are two simple words that describe who we are and what we do -- that is Trusted Care. PSA Healthcare takes pride in providing Trusted Care and support to the people we serve. ACT -- Action, Care and Trust represent our goal of providing positive energy, with a sense of urgency, while constantly improving our services. Our employees are essential

to providing our families with trusted and compassionate care.

Reporting Relationship : Director/Clinical Care Manager/Director of Nursing

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt

Responsibilities and Job Requirements

* Responsible for the delivery and coordination of quality client care in compliance with

physician orders.

* Observes and assesses client condition and care needs continuously. Reports changes in

condition to the supervisor and/or physician as appropriate.

* Takes appropriate nursing action based on assessment and achieves expected outcomes.

* Develops, implements and updates the nursing care plan.

* Provides direct, hands-on care to assigned clients.

* Documents all activities, assessments, nursing actions, responses, and coordination of care in a

timely manner whenever care is delivered.

* Recognizes changes in client needs and responses requiring intervention and implements

care to prevent risk or reduce risk.

* Uses established lines of communication.

* Accepts responsibility for personal and professional accountability by complying with PSA

policies, state and federal regulations, accrediting bodies and the Nurse Practice Act.

* Maintains knowledge of competencies related to the nursing profession by participating in

educational programs, continuing education units, Mosby skills and skill evaluations.

* Participates in orientation of new nurses upon request. Supervises and teaches other nursing

personnel.

* Maintains client and PSA confidentiality.

* Utilizes time management skills.

* Utilizes effective problem-solving/conflict resolution skills.

* Educates the client and family regarding the disease process, self-care techniques, and

prevention strategies, and in meeting the client's nursing needs.

* Participates in the QA process as appropriate.

* Maintains professional boundaries at all times.

Minimum Qualifications

* Proof of eligibility to work in the United States

* Current and unrestricted RN license to practice in the state for which you are applying

* Current CPR certification

* Current Continuing Education if required by state

* Diploma, Associate or Bachelor degree in nursing from state accredited RN program

* Demonstrated proficiency in clinical assessments, documentation and compliance with

nursing care and policies and procedures

* Good organizational and communication skills

* Additional state specific requirements:

o California- One (1) year of experience required working under current nursing license

o Louisiana- One (1) year of experience required working as a licensed nurse

Physical Requirements

* Frequent lifting and repositioning of clients

* Repeated or prolonged standing, bending, kneeling, twisting and occasional climbing of stairs

* Acute sense of sight and hearing (corrected or uncorrected) and strong sense of touch and

smell

* Agility and strength sufficient to handle clients and equipment without assistance

* Must be able to appropriately respond physically and mentally to emergency situations in the

home or during transport

* Must be able to function in a wide variety of environments which may involve exposure to

allergens and other health conditions

Requisition ID: R0007967

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Posted: 2018-07-25

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