Are you a REGISTERED NURSE in the State of Michigan l ooking for an chance to make a positive impact on seniors in our community? We have opportunities available at our Grand Rapids Assisted Living Community for you to consider!! Join our FANTASTIC care team a s a REGISTERED NURSE, providing shift supervision and accountability for the delivery of high-quality nursing services for our awesome residents of The Terraces. OUR HOURLY WAGE IS NOW $36.00 per hour. Check us out!
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This role pays $36.00 per hour.
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Provides shift supervision, responsibility and accountability for the delivery of nursing services to the assigned staff and residents. Ensure department resources are allocated in an effective and economical manner to enable residents to attain and/or maintain the highest physical, mental and psychosocial well-being.
Duties and Responsibilities
Deliver nursing care to residents including medication administration, documentation, therapeutic treatments direct care.
Conduct daily rounds to observe residents and to ensure nursing and restorative needs are being met. Communicate resident care needs to physicians/extenders to ensure medical intervention.
Consult with resident's physicians in planning resident care, treatment, rehabilitation and change of condition.
Admit, transfer and discharge residents as necessary. Ensure resident rooms are ready for occupancy.
Review and complete informative and descriptive nurses' notes of the nursing care provided and resident's response to care.
Provide shift supervision to certified nursing assistants including assignments of resident care.
In coordination with the Clinical Manager, provide support with attraction and staff retention efforts, including hiring, onboarding, staff development, coaching and counseling and performance management.
May participate in resident care conferences to summarize resident's care health outcomes.
Initiate timely incident investigations, ensuring immediate resident/staff safety. Notify proper personnel and ensure accurate and complete documentation.
Schedule physician and other clinical appointments.
Education, Training, and Licensure/Certification
Current State of Michigan RN license.
One year experience as an RN in long term care with general knowledge in dementia care services preferred.
Knowledge Skills and Abilities
Current knowledge of nursing standards and practices in accordance with state regulatory requirements and licensing board.
Emerging leadership skills with ability to provide daily guidance and constructive feedback.
Independent judgment and critical thinking skills.
Ability to work proactively with physicians and all levels of the organization.
Basic knowledge of Minimum Data Set (MDS) and care planning.
Ability to display compassion and sensitivity.
Strong written and oral communication and customer service skills with the ability to understand the needs and wants of residents and families.
Ability and willingness to work constructively with individuals from diverse cultural backgrounds.
Ability to read, speak and write English.
Working knowledge of computer software including Microsoft Office Word, Outlook, and Excel.
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Requisition Number 2022-8314
Employee Type Contingent
Hours Per Pay Period 16
Work Hours Varied
Weekends and/or Holidays Required Yes
On Call Required No
Position LocationUS-MI-Grand Rapids