Registered Nurse Long Term Care (RN)

$35.00 - $40.00 hourly
  • Nurse Earth
  • Baltimore, MD, USA
  • Jul 30, 2020
Full time Clinical Community

Job Description

Quick Facts:

RN with 1+ Year LTC Experience
M-F (7A-3P, 3P-11P, or 11P-7A) OR Weekend Doubles available
Geriatric Care Patient type

 

We provide 24-hour skilled nursing services for elderly residents and people with a chronic condition or a prolonged illness. Our staff is devoted to the creation of a comforting environment and is focused on helping each person achieve their highest level of independence and vitality.

 

Position Responsibilities:

  • RN consults and coordinates with health care team members to assess, plan,

implement and evaluate patient care plans

  • Prepares and administers (orally, subcutaneously, through an IV) and records prescribed medications.
  • Reports adverse reactions to medications or treatments in accordance with the policy regarding the administration of medications by a licensed registered nurse
  • Patient assessment and records patient care data information concisely, accurately and completely, in a timely manner, in the appropriate format and on the appropriate forms
  • Assists patients with activities of daily living while maintaining feelings of independence and self-esteem
  • Familiarity and management of:Cardiovascular, respiratory, gastrointestinal, urinary, hematological, musculoskeletal, endocrine,Neurological, psychiatric/psychosocial, integumentary, sensory and pain problems
  • Prepares equipment and aids physician during examination and treatment of

patient.

  • Facilitates older adults’ active participation in all aspects of their own health care
  • Involves, educates, and when appropriate, supervises family/significant others in implementing best practices for older adults
  • Attends to quality end-of-life care for older adults and their support system
  • Performs other position-related duties as assigned, depending on assignment

setting

 

Qualifications:

 

    • Graduate of an accredited nursing program
    • Current nursing license, in good standing with the State licensing board
    • Minimum of one (1) year LTC experience required

 

  • Minimum of (1) year Geriatric experience preferred 

 

  • Federal-, State- and GHR-required credentials current and on file
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

 

 

ABOUT NURSE EARTH

Who we are. Nurses working with Nurses. We are looking for top level nurses to join our organization. We support a nationwide foot-print for Nursing opportunities and want to build a long lasting relationship with you during your entire career.  Traveling as a Nurse has never been easier than with Nurse Earth. We're here to make traveling easy. Let's see the world together.