Charge Nurse - RN or LVN - 2pm - 10pm

Employer
Cantex Continuing Care Network
Location
Fort Worth, TX
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jun 26, 2019
Closes
Jul 03, 2019
Ref
709825b11
Contract Type
Permanent
Charge Nurse needed for 2pm - 10pm Shift

Job Summary:

The overall purpose of the Charge Nurse (RN/LVN) position is to participate in and oversee the provision of Patient care services consistent with accepted standards of care and as prescribed by the attending physician. This position also provides direct Patient care and assigns duties to LPNs/LVNs and/or nursing assistants as appropriate.

Qualifications:

Graduated from an accredited nursing school and holds a current and valid license in the appropriate State.

· Minimum or 1 year of supervisory experience in either a long-term care or healthcare setting.

· Ability to read, write, and speak the English Language.

Essential Functions:

· Ensures Patient care is delivered in accordance with accepted standards of practice.

· Observes, assesses and reports Patient conditions/changes and then documents in accordance with Cantex's Clinical Policy and State/Federal guidelines and regulations.

· May administer medication/treatments as prescribed.

· Receive, transcribe and execute physicians' orders. Evaluates and implements a Patient's care plan.

· Identifies and secures equipment and supplies.

· Directs, monitors, and coordinates the timely delivery of quality Patient care by all subordinate staff.

· Ensures that each Patient's accident or incident is fully documented and reported in accordance with Cantex's Clinical Policy and Procedures and state/federal guidelines and regulations.

· Ensures that each Patient's attending physician and family or responsible party is promptly notified of any significant change in the Patient's health condition.

If this is something that interests you, please feel free to apply in person where you will be able to speak with someone from our Management Team.

The Harrison at Heritage

4600 Heritage Trace Parkway
Ft. Worth, TX 76244


Tel: 817-741-9360

We are an Equal opportunity employer; We offer an excellent benefit plan to include 401K with match, CEU reimbursement, vacation, sick, holidays, medical, dental, and supplemental insurance Plans as well as a Highly competitive compensation package.

Company Description

Overview:
Cantex Continuing Care Network represents a unified, seamless pathway of compassionate care and medical excellence, aimed at complete recovery beginning the moment a patient is released from the hospital. Our integrated network of healthcare services includes transitional care, rehabilitation, chronic care, home health services, hospice and pharmacy, all centered on the patient.

Culture:
Our transitional care services provide patients with a rehabilitative plan of care designed to return them home at the earliest possible time. Our goal is to prevent re-injury or relapse and reduce the chance of re-hospitalization.

Mission:
To provide excellent outcomes and value across the full spectrum of continuing care services.

Chronic Care:
Cantex chronic care programs are designed to support patients requiring long-term clinical assistance allowing them to focus on their quality of life.

Home Health Care:
We provide the skilled medical assistance necessary to promote healing, build strength, and improve quality of life. Every day, we help thousands of individuals and their families cope with and recover from a range of illnesses and conditions, making them healthier and happier, with improved long term health outcomes.

Hospice Care:
Cantex hospice services are committed to enhancing the quality of life for terminally ill patients and their loved ones through an integrated program of comfort and pain management, psychosocial, emotional and spiritual support. Team members include a physician, registered nurse, social worker, aide, counselors, chaplain and volunteers.

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