Registered Nurse - Hiring Bonus! at Volunteers of America - National Services

Posted in Nonprofit - Social Services 21 days ago.

This job brought to you by CareerBuilder

Location: Montrose, Colorado





Job Description:
Job Description

Come help us make a difference in the lives of those that we serve!

Volunteers of America, Valley Manor is looking for a Registered Nurse (RN) to join its team! The RN role is to utilize the nursing process in planning and providing direct care to residents as assigned. As a leader in the organization, the nurse will be the person "in charge" according to the Nurse Practice Act.

Our person centered care approach provides a low nurse to patient ratio, which allows you to make a real difference in the lives of those in your community. You will truly provide exceptional cares and clinical outcomes to your residents.

Apply now and earn up to a $5,000 bonus, to be paid out quarterly over the next 24 months of employment!!

CORE RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Provides leadership and direction in the assigned unit
  • Open communication with all staff, customers, guests, residents and families.
  • Follows all shift routines, policy and procedures regarding monitoring of vital signs, weights, administration of medications and treatments.
  • Immediately reports any suspected abuse or neglect per facility policy.
  • Accurately utilizes electronic systems of documentation as required per facility policy.
Job Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS FOR THIS POSITION INCLUDE:
  • Current licensure in the state of employment as a Registered Nurse.
  • Current CPR Certification.
  • Maintenance of required CEU's.
  • Experience in long-term care preferred.
  • Good problem solver with abilities to make independent judgments utilizing initiative, discretion and the nursing process as needed.
  • Demonstrates leadership ability.
  • Effective communicator with staff, families and outside agencies.
  • Ability to prioritize duties.
  • Customer service oriented with knowledge of successful customer service techniques.
  • Clinical competence to utilize the nursing process to perform physical and cognitive assessments of residents.
  • Ability to utilize computers and other electronic devices for tasks such as timekeeping, in-servicing and documentation.
  • Must be a team player.
  • Understanding of current Antibiotic Stewardship, Infection Prevention and Infection Control and OSHA guidelines.
  • Must be a team player.

  • EOE M/F/Veterans/Disabled