Archcare Registered Nurse in Staten Island, New York
Provides quality service to the Residents.
Receives and communicates appropriate information to staff and keeps Unit Manager informed of changes, needs, complaints, etc.
Contributes to the MDS assessment through data collection and documentation.
Transcribes physician’s orders according to procedure.
Refers ideas and concerns to the Unit Manager.
Implements and adjusts the Resident plan of care as needed.
Administers medications, treatments and enteral feedings as prescribed by the physician.
Performs venipuncture and intravenous insertion if IV certified.
Responds to emergencies involving Residents and/or the unit.
Contacts physician, family, and pastoral care staff in the event of a Resident's serious illness and as needed.
Confers on and assists with changes in section assignments and evaluation of workload and adjusts daily assignments as needed.
Completes performance appraisals of LPN's and CNA's.
Documents staff performance and forwards it to the Unit Manager as needed.
Supervises LPN and CNA staff.
Supervises LPN and CNA trainees during the orientation program.
Attends inservices and staff meetings as scheduled and assigns LPNs and CNAs as directed by the Unit Manager.
Participates in the Quality Assurance program by conducting audits and submitting results in writing to the Unit Manager.
Assists the Unit Manager in the implementation of new procedures.
Performs other duties as required or directed.
Associates Degree in Nurses
NYS RN License
Street: ArchCare at Carmel Richmond
Shift Start Time: 6:00 a.m.
Shift End Time: 2:00 p.m.
External Company URL: http://www.archcare.org/