RN/LPN - Eventide Jamestown

Location
Jamestown, ND
Salary
Join our team!
Posted
Aug 03, 2017
Industry
Healthcare
Role
Nurse
Job Type
Long-Term
Registered Nurse or Licensed Practical Nurse
Eventide Jamestown
Part-time weekend position

Various shifts available, 6:30a-10:30p, 6:30a-7p or 6:30p-7a
EVERY 3RD WEEKEND!
Provides and assures that the highest degree of nursing care is provided and that it is consistent with the current federal, state and local standards, guidelines and regulations as well as the philosophy, policies and procedures of Eventide. Assures that this care is provided in a manner that promotes the residents' rights, dignity, freedom of choice, and their individuality

Requirements:

If applying in Minnesota, a Minnesota Registered Nurse License is required. If applying in North Dakota, a North Dakota Registered Nurse License is required. CPR/BLS certification is required. Long Term Care experience is preferred.

Essential Job Functions:
  • Assesses residents' health status and needs through physical assessments, observation and interviews on a continuing basis.
  • Plans, implements, and evaluates residents' plans of care. Updates and makes appropriate changes in plans of care whenever necessary.  Plans of care include interdisciplinary care plans, physician orders and NA-R care plans.
  • Administers medications and treatments and monitors medications and treatments for effectiveness.
  • Gives direct nursing care to residents whenever necessary and according to established nursing policies, procedures and standards.
  • Provides accurate documentation in the residents' records according to established resident care policies, procedures and standards.
  • Provides effective leadership to subordinate staff, which may include disciplinary measures.
  • Ensures that work responsibilities of subordinate staff are completed thoroughly and accurately within scheduled shifts and according to established nursing policies, procedures and standards.
  • Provides information, education and support for residents and their families.
  • Ensures adequate staffing levels for a scheduled shift.
  • Communicates the needs of the residents to all the resident care staff of the unit.
  • Interacts with physicians and other health care facilities as needed, according to the needs of the residents.
  • May act as a resource person during a scheduled shift and consult different units or departments.
  • Continually updates nursing skills and knowledge by attending in-services, continuing education programs and staff meetings.
  • Helps to coordinate and participates in resident care conferences.
  • Assist in orientation/training of new team members.
  • Provide individual attention, which encourages residents' ability to or attain the highest physical, mental, psychosocial well-being.
  • Comply with rules and regulations as set forth by the Minnesota Department of Health and the Center for Medicare/Medicaid services.
  • In accordance with the team philosophy and Eventide's commitment for all staff to provide quality resident care, the person filling this position may be occasionally required to carry out or assist with other tasks in addition to the duties listed on this job description

ICARE: Our Christian-influenced values empower Eventide team members to live our mission. Our values inspire our service, hospitality, performance and relationships.

Integrity - We accept the great responsibility of providing the best care for our residents at all times.
Compassion - We treat each person with kindness, sensitivity and understanding.
Accountability - We promise to fulfill our mission by using good stewardship of our time, talents and resources.
Respect - We recognize and honor the dignity of each resident, family and team member.
Excellence - We strive to continually improve all that we do, individually and collectively.