Registered Nurse – Rehab job in Carlsbad, NM

Employer
Gifted Healthcare
Location
Carlsbad, New Mexico
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jul 26, 2021
Closes
Aug 20, 2021
Ref
249838
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Rehabilitation/Rehab Registered Nurse (RN) Travel Job As a Rehab Registered Nurse, you will assist individuals with disability and/or chronic illness to attain and maintain maximum static function.
Rehabilitation/Rehab RN Responsibilities:
  • The Rehabilitation RN possesses the specialized knowledge and clinical skills necessary to provide care for people with physical disability and chronic illness
  • Assesses the physical, psychological, sociocultural, and spiritual dimensions of patients and their families, as well as their educational and discharge needs in order to formulate nursing diagnoses
  • Plans nursing care while acknowledging that rehabilitation nursing is practiced within a dynamic, therapeutic, and supportive relationship that is constantly changing
  • Provides nursing care, to maintain and restore static function and prevent complications
  • Evaluates care and modify the plan, as needed, to achieve measurable goals and objectives
  • The Rehabilitation RN coordinates educational activities and uses appropriate resources to develop and implement an individualized teaching and discharge plan with patients and their families
  • Coordinates nursing care activities in collaboration with other members of the interdisciplinary rehabilitation team to facilitate achievement of overall goals
  • Coordinates a holistic approach to meeting patient's medical, vocational, educational, and environmental needs
  • Demonstrates effective oral and written communication skills to develop a rapport with patients, their families
  • Acts as patient advocate
  • Provides education and support to patient families
  • The Rehab RN performs other position related duties as assigned

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