RN Charge/PM Shift
at Volunteers of America

Date Posted: 11/4/2019

Job Description

 

  • Directs and oversees the nursing staff to ensure the nursing procedures are followed and reflect the current policies and procedures of the facility.
  • Monitor medication passes and treatment schedules to assure that medications and treatments are being administered as ordered.
  • Perform direct care related activities for approximately 10 least clinically complex residents.
  • Perform daily rounds of the nursing unit to ensure that all nursing service personnel are performing their work assignments in accordance with acceptable nursing standards.
  • Assist in developing methods for coordinating nursing services with other resident services to ensure that continuity of the resident’s total regimen of care.
  • Complete and investigate accident/incident reports and assist with abuse/neglect reporting to specific agencies as needed.
  • Acts as a liaison between physician, resident, family and resident care team to ensure physician orders are accurately carried out and documented using the information from the resident’s plan of care.
  • Initiate and resolve follow-up and problem charting as needed.
  • Serve on, participate in and attend various committees and meetings of the facility to which you are assigned.
  • Assists with the coordination of staffing patterns and productive nursing hours as delegated by the Director of Nursing.
  • Responsible for holding staff accountable for correctly following policies and procedures as outlined in the employee handbook and nursing job descriptions.
  • Completes employee evaluations in a timely manner as directed.
  • Assists with disciplinary actions as assigned by the Director of Nursing.
  • Coordinates and conducts routine nursing staff meetings on assigned unit.
  • On-call as delegated by the Director of Nursing Services.
  • Attends required in-services and completes assigned on-line modules.
  • Follow up on all accident and incident reports and give to Director of Nursing within facility time protocol.
  • Observes staff for proper safety techniques and infection control policies and procedures.
  • Ensure the environment on the nursing unit is clean, safe, clutter-free and homelike.
  • Supervision of meal service to ensure quality of life with regards to the dining experience.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the Director of Nursing.

Job Requirements

 EOE M/F/Vets/Disabled

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