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Geriatrics Registered Nurse | New York

DirectShifts

DirectShifts

Brooklyn, NY, USA
Posted on Saturday, March 23, 2024

We are seeking a dedicated and compassionate Registered Nurse specializing in long-term care to join our team on a 6-month contract basis. As a key member of our nursing staff, you will provide high-quality care to residents, ensuring their physical, psychological, social, and rehabilitative needs are met. Your role will involve assessing, planning, evaluating, and implementing patient care while fostering positive relationships with residents, their families, and the healthcare team. If you are passionate about patient care and looking for an opportunity to work in a supportive and dynamic environment, we encourage you to apply now!

Job Details:

  • Specialty: Registered Nurse - Long-Term Care
  • Start Date: Flexible
  • Duration: 6-month contract
  • Shift: Day Shift: 7:00 am - 3:00 pm, Evening Shift: 3:00 pm - 11:00 pm; Every other weekend required
  • Schedule: Regular Business Hours
  • Employment Type: Contract
  • Pay: Competitive Salary

Responsibilities:

  • Assess, plan, evaluate, and implement patient care according to standards of practice
  • Document patient care delivery in medical records
  • Administer medications and treatments, observing patient responses
  • Establish and maintain positive relationships with residents, families, and staff
  • Provide patient and family education on health practices and treatment modalities
  • Conduct resident care rounds, receive shift reports, and distribute assignments
  • Initiate assessments of residents’ physical, psychological, social, and rehabilitative needs
  • Participate in Comprehensive Care Planning and Minimum Data Set Plus processes
  • Supervise and ensure care adheres to facility policies and procedures
  • Assist with mealtime assessment and feeding of residents
  • Provide orientation, training, and evaluation for new nursing personnel
  • Participate in departmental and interdisciplinary committees influencing nursing practice
  • Maintain professional competence through continuing education and performance improvement activities
  • Perform emergency nursing measures as necessary

Requirements & Qualifications:

  • Experience in Cardiac/Angio/Neuro/Vascular & Trauma cases
  • Proficiency in delivering nursing interventions for physical and behavioral conditions
  • Ability to communicate effectively and document nursing interventions and treatments
  • Familiarity with Fire and Safety regulations and maintaining a safe environment
  • CPR Certification required
  • PRI Assessor certification preferred
  • New York State Registered Nurse License required

Perks & Benefits:

  • Competitive compensation package
  • Opportunities for professional development and continuing education
  • Supportive work environment fostering growth and teamwork
  • Comprehensive benefits including health insurance and retirement plans

Join our dedicated team and contribute to a supportive and dynamic healthcare environment. Apply now to embark on a fulfilling journey with us!

DirectShifts is an Equal Opportunity Employer
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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