Registered Nurse (RN)

Rivers Edge Rehab
Raritan, NJ, US
Sep 05, 2017
Oct 06, 2017
Contract Type
Job Description

Looking fora full time 3pm -11pm charge nurse for a Sub Acute unit-Experience in Sub Acute required!!!

Responsibility: Ensures that nursing care is provided according to established standards and policies. Renders nursing care to patients as coordinated by a physician. Helps train nursing staff at aide level.

Job Description

and Duties:

Quality of Care
Responsible for the administration of medications and treatments.
Maintenance of patient records
Completes accurate and timely documentation
Pronouncement and documentation of expired residents
Reports and investigates incidents thoroughly and timely
Helps maintain the self-respect, personal dignity, and physical needs of each patient.
Assists physicians during rounds.

Acts as team leader, responsible for execution of duties of the team.
Verifies that maximum nursing care is being provided and notes any change in patients condition.
Helps orient new nursing staff with assistance of Unit Managers/Supervisor.
Participates in organization and provision of in-service programs for nursing staff.
Provides guidance for aides and resident helpers.
Performs all other duties as assigned.
Requirements and Conditions

1. Graduate of accredited school of nursing.
2. Currently registered with State Board of Nursing Examiners.
3. Comprehensive knowledge of nursing principles and practices.
4. Demonstrates proficient nursing skills.
5. Continuing educational programs are required under direction of In-service Coordinator and/or other facilities.

Physical Requirements:
Good physical and mental health. Ability to observe changes in a patients condition and report them to nursing office and physician. Must be able to lift 25 pounds or greater.

***Must have experience.

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