7 days old
2018-04-132018-05-13

Registered Nurse - PRN, Both Shifts

Virginia Beach, Virginia 23451
  • Job Type
    Employee

PRN Registered Nurse, both shifts available

- 7am - 7pm shift
- 7pm - 7am shift
 

 

The Registered Nurse provides nursing intervention and medication administration for a designated group of residents on a nursing unit and ensures smooth operations of the unit for a designated shift. The ideal candidate is an RN licensed in the state of Virginia with experience administering medications (including IV medications) and current CPR Certification.

Requirements

  • Administers medications for the unit(s) assigned in compliance with state regulations and pharmacy regulations to include IV medications and the flushing of PICC/other intravenous devices
  • Inserts, assesses, and maintains patency of intravenous sites to include sterile dressing changes as ordered by the physician
  • Draws ordered laboratory samples from PICC lines and flushes line
  • Maintains familiarity with each medication administered, observes resident's response to the medications, understands the optimal time for the medication, and confers with the physician about the medication regime
  • Recognizes and informs the appropriate physician of significant changes in the resident’s health status and/or adverse reaction(s) to medication
  • Performs blood glucose monitoring, inhalation treatments, and other physical prescribed medical treatments/diagnostic test
  • Maintains medication and resident’s records, including the monthly Medication Administration Records (MAR’s)
  • Processes medication refill requests per policy to ensure proper medication administration to assigned residents
  • Participates in resident assessment and care planning reviews and revises residents’ assessments and care plans as needed
  • Reports problems and complaints involving nursing services to the Team Leader in a timely and appropriate manner
  • Communicates and coordinates care with residents and their families/significant others
  • Documents and leads others in the documentation of resident care
  • In conjunction with the Team Leader, directs, leads, participates, and/or assists staff in delivering care
  • Inspects environment, identifies environmental problems, and initiates requests for correction of environmental problems
  • Supports and participates in facility quality assurance programs

Qualifications:

  • Licensed RN in the State of VA
  • Current CPR Certification
  • Physically able to perform all aspects of this job

Benefits:

  • Limited Benefits for PRN Positions

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