Day Nurse Position

  • Job Reference: 00000466-1
  • Date Posted: 6 April 2021
  • Company: Polk City Nursing & Rehab Center
  • Location: Polk City, Iowa
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

$8000 SIGN ON BONUS FOR FULL TIME RN!!

$5000 SIGN ON BONUS FOR FULL TIME LPN!!

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS OF NURSE POSITION:

  • Utilize the nursing process to assess resident care plans, implement interventions, and evaluate outcomes related to nursing care.
  • Interview applicants, recommend hires; participate in counseling to extent permitted by law
  • Initiate and lead team conferences to develop individualized nursing care plans; assess and document resident's condition and nursing needs; assign team members who have the capabilities and qualifications to meet resident's needs
  • Implement physicians' orders; administer medications, start IVs, perform treatments, procedures and special tests and document treatment as required by company policy and local/state/federal rules and regulations
  • Ensure supplies are used economically and equipment is clean and maintained in a safe manner
  • Coordinate nursing care of residents scheduled for therapy or procedures by other departments
  • Report and record observations and reactions regarding residents
  • Assist or institute emergency measures for sudden adverse developments
  • Perform additional duties as assigned.

EDUCATION / REQUIREMENTS:

Must be skilled in directing, motivating and training staff and able to work as a member of a team; able to communicate effectively with residents, family members and all levels of the organization and maintain confidentiality. Should be a graduate of an accredited School of Nursing with valid nursing state license, and a minimum of 1 years nursing experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience.