Staff Nurse - Full Time
Company: Daughters of Charity Ministries
Posted on: January 7, 2021
Seton Residence is a 65-room facility which offers independent and
assisted living and skilled nursing care for retired Daughters of
Provides nursing care and assists in supervising delivery of
patient care by the nursing assistants in order to provide and
maintain quality nursing care for each individual patient as set
forth by the philosophy, objectives, and policies of Seton
Residence. The staff nurse on each shift shall give medicines,
and/or treatments; give and receive reports; count drugs, and
communicate with DON, ADON, or to assure that continuity in meeting
health requirements are met for every patient. Uses tact and
judgement in dealing with varying situations.
Responsibilities and Duties
Assures that all the health needs of the patients are met.
Communicated with supervisor to ensure that all medications,
treatment and therapy health requirements are met for all patients
admitted to Seton Residence.
Ensures all health service notes are pertinent for the care
rendered, including patient response.
Assists with supervision of nursing assistants, meal assistants and
transportation aides for serving diets, assisting with or feeding
patients, and noting the problems related to eating and fluid
Promoted continuity of care by maintaining lines of communication
with physicians, supervisory staff, and other health team
Administers medication to patients as ordered.
Makes rounds with Medical Director/physicians as assigned.
Assists in evaluating the performance of the nursing assistants,
meal assistants and transportation assistants.
Gives and receives daily report on patients.
Qualifications and Skills
Graduate from an accredited program of nursing.
Current unencumbered license to practice by the State Board of
Previous experience in a health care or long-term care facility
Must maintain a professional approach with confidentiality.
Must be able to endure at least 70% to 100% of scheduled shift
requiring physical demands including but not limited to: standing,
walking, climbing (1ft. to 4ft.), stooping, bending, stretching,
pushing, pulling and lifting (maximum of 100lbs utilizing
appropriate lift equipment). Must follow guidelines to seek
assistance if documented assist of 2 is needed.
Benefits and Perks
Available Benefits: Health Insurance, Flexible Spending Account
(FSA), Long-Term and Short-Term Disability, Life Insurance,
Retirement Plan, Employee Assistance Program, Educational
Assistance, Worker's Compensation Insurance, Paid Time off Program,
Holidays, Bereavement Leave, Jury Duty Leave, Family Leave (FMLA),
Personal Development and Wellness Program
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