Wellington Health and Rehab Registered Nurse - PT in Wellington, Kansas
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Wellington Health and Rehab has an excellent opportunity for RNs. We are looking for an RN for every other weekend 6am to 6pm and PRN. If you are looking for a way to continue earning money while going to school or you need to be home during the week to help your kids with their school work, this could be just the opportunity for you.
We are a 44 bed skilled nursing community in Wellington. We believe our focus on the overall wellness of our residents and our commitment to enriching their lives makes us different from others in our industry.
As a Wellington team member, you will have the opportunity to work in a dynamic and caring clinical environment. We are proud of the difference we make in the lives of our residents during their rehabilitative journeys, and we invite like-minded individuals to explore this wonderful career opportunity.
We are part of the Mission Health family with 2 skilled nursing homes in Wellington. You could have the opportunity to work side by side with the staff at both communities if you choose to do so.
Major job functions include performing nursing tasks to assure resident needs are met. This includes: assess and evaluate resident needs, condition and care; administers medications and treatments as ordered by the physician; orders and receives medications from the pharmacy; evaluates for side effects of medications and reports to appropriate personnel; admits and discharges residents; oversees LPN/CNA staff; ensures narcotic policy and procedures are followed; completes charting required; ensures resident care plans are followed; conducts assessments of residents with condition changes and reports to charge nurse/supervisor. In addition, the RN will transcribe and execute physician orders; completes documentation as required; completes fall reporting; reports any bruises, skin tears and abuse/neglect; gives report to nursing staff; follows and upholds Resident Bill of Rights and facility policies and procedures; maintains confidentiality and follows HIPAA requirements; assists with orientation of new staff; etc. Provides excellent customer service and communication to all residents/families/visitors/MD's/ coworkers, etc.
This position requires RN licensure with the Board of Nursing. Must have current CPR certification. Preference is given to applicants with previous experience in medical, surgical or geriatric nursing. Must have a desire to work with the elderly. Must maintain confidentiality to ensure compliance with all HIPAA regulations.