Reg Nurse -LTC- PD

    Virtua Health, Inc.
    Berlin, NJ 08009
    Full-time, Part-time
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    Job Description

    Summary:

    Responsible for assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation of residents/patients.

    Administers medications and treatments and documents per facility policy.

    Position Responsibilities:

    • Administers treatments/medications as ordered by physician, and documents same and closely monitors effectiveness.

    • Performs comprehensive assessment of resident/patient including development, implementation and evaluation of a written plan of care for each resident/patient.

    • Monitors care being rendered to patient/resident by LPN & CNA (including agency staff) to ensure that all personnel are providing care to the resident as stated by the plan of care and facility policy.

    • Actively participates in the Patient Satisfaction program. Monitors staff interaction, keeps patient and families advised of patient/resident progress and response to care plan during their shift . Complies with Virtua Star Standards of Performance.

    • Responds to emergencies, assess, evaluates and confers with a physician triaging patient appropriate level of care.

    • Educates patient/resident and family/responsible party regarding individual care and needs, safety issues, etc.

    • Practices universal precautions and adheres to facility policy with regard to spread of infections.

    • Maintains department level competencies and participates in performance improvement activities.

    Required Education:

    Graduate from accredited school of Nursing.

    Training/Certifications/Licensure:

    Current NJ RN License.

    Posting ID: 555230841Posted: 2020-06-09