Registered Nurse Assessment Coordinator (RN)- Full Time

Employer
Juniper Village at Brookline Rehabilitation & Skilled Nursing
Location
State College, PA, US
Salary
Competitve
Posted
Sep 04, 2017
Closes
Sep 28, 2017
Ref
19adea983
Specialty
Managerial
Contract Type
Permanent
Job Description

Juniper Village at Brookline, Centre County's only Bronze Quality Award Winning Skilled and Nursing Rehabilitation provider, is seeking a Registered Nurse Assessment Coordinator (RN)- Full Time to join our innovative team or nursing professionals.

This is an executive position serving as part of leadership team while providing essential support to all care staff as needed. All Juniper leaders follow servant-leadership process and work as part of a team to achieve goals for the best care and services of our residents, family members, staff and visitors.

You will be responsible for the assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of assigned patients.

Responsibilities:

  • Administer nursing care to ill, injured, or disabled patients
  • Diagnose and establish patient treatment plans
  • Monitor and report changes in patient symptoms or behavior
  • Communicate with collaborating physicians or specialists regarding patient care
  • Educate patients about health maintenance and disease prevention
  • Facilitate referrals to other healthcare professionals and medical facilities
  • Maintain accurate patient medical records
  • Provide advice and emotional support to patients and their family members
  • Assist and provide support to nursing staff on the floor as needed
  • Teach and provide direct instructions on documentation, assessments and other critical nursing functions required for documentation
  • Provide essential information to care team, billing and administration for proper reimbursement, administration and operations

Qualifications:

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to teach and mentor others in the assessment process
  • Previous experience in nursing or other medical fields
  • Familiarity with medical software and equipment, specifically PointClickCare
  • Ability to build rapport with patients
  • Strong problem solving and critical thinking skills
  • Computer proficiency (85% of duties require use of computer and mobile device)
Company Description

CENTRE COUNTY'S ONLY BRONZE QUALITY AWARD WINNING REHABILITATION & SKILLED NURSING

Juniper Village at Brookline Rehabilitation & Skilled Nusring is dedicated to nurturing the spirit of life in each individual we serve. We believe that the keys to healthy aging are an active body, an engaged mind and a fulfilled spirit. No matter what the individual limitations might be, through our Alive in All Seasons Program, we encourage and respect each resident individuality and ability to remain physically fit, socially connected to friends and family and have their spiritual needs fulfilled. The staff at Juniper Village deliver care with a holistic health care approach.

In addition to skilled nursing care, Juniper Village offers physical, occupational and speech therapies administered by licensed and certified staff devoted to helping you reach your optimum level of living.

Nestled in the serene valleys of Mt. Nittany in picturesque Central Pennsylvania, Juniper Village at Brookline enjoys a beautiful environment both inside and outside the residence. Bright, open common areas, fireplace, and outdoor courtyard are available for enjoyment. Residents are encouraged to decorate their own rooms to reflect their own personal style.

Juniper Village at Brookline's Rehabilitation & Skilled Care community is located in State College, near the neighboring towns of University Park, Lemont, Houserville, Pine Grove Mills, Boalsburg, Julian, Pleasant Gap, Stormstown, and Bellefonte, PA.

Juniper Village at Brookline strives to nurture the spirit of life in each individual we serve by providing an environment and range of senior living programs that encourage an active body, an engaged mind and a fulfilled spirit. Juniper has developed several signature programs for senior living, designed to enhance the well-being of our residents and staff:

Juniper University/In Touch
Juniper Village at Brookline prides itself on its commitment to life-long learning and provides all individuals, including staff, opportunities to deepen their understanding of the aging process to promote wellbeing. The In Touch College empowers Associates to recognize and care for residents individuality while enhancing the Associates careers.

Connections
Juniper believes that staying connected to our friends, families, and the communities in which we live, are essential elements in healthy aging. Our Connections and Alive in All Seasons programs provide a wide range of opportunities for residents to remain physically fit, mentally active, and socially engaged.

Green Canopy
Innovative designs and practices that demonstrate our respect and caring for the earth we share. Our choice of environmentally-friendly building materials, energy systems and cleaning supplies to create the healthiest possible environments for our residents, staff and neighbors. Juniper is proud to be the first long-term care company to build and operate an assisted living residence employing the standards of the US Green Building Council "Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design" (LEED) program.

Partners in Caring
Unique programs and partnerships with families and community-based health care providers that offer the latest thinking and innovation techniques for healthy aging of body, mind and spirit.

Wellspring Memory Care
Juniper Wellspring program is uniquely designed to meet the special needs of individuals living with pronounced memory challenges. The Wellspring program creates a life-affirming therapeutic environment which emphasizes individual strengths as well as needs and supports wellness for our residents and their families.

First Impressions
Lovely, nurturing environments that open the door to the comfort, familiarity, and peace of home. Our Associates foster a sense of belonging while at the same time promote independence and individuality.

Pride in Practice and Performance
Juniper Village at Brookline assures that the highest possible quality of service is provided in each of our communities through our Pride in Practice and Performance assessments by measuring, reviewing, analyzing and recognizing problematic trends then implementing solutions to provide residents and families with the best possible experience.

R.E.S.P.E.C.T.
Juniper focuses on Associate welfare and satisfaction. R.E.S.P.E.C.T. includes our In Touch training, professional development and communications. Of course, Juniper also has formal and informal Associate recognition programs including our unique Giraffe and Juniper Spirit awards and an annual week-long celebration.

H'art and Soul of Dining
Juniper dining program is designed to not only meet resident physical needs, but their emotional and social needs as well. Our art and Soul of Dining program provides a perfect balance of nutritious and delicious food choices, comfortable atmosphere and ambiance, social interaction, cleanliness and a spirit of service.

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