Director of Nursing - $5,000 Sign-On Bonus - PH-Peake (Macon-GA)
Posted on: April 8, 2021
JOB PURPOSE:Plans, organizes, develops and directs the overall
operation of our Nursing Services Department in accordance with
current federal, state, and local regulations governing our nursing
center, and as may be directed by the Administrator and the Medical
Director, to provide appropriate care. KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:1.
Operation of oxygen equipment including turning off and on,
changing cylinder heads, cleaning/replacing humidifier, and others
as necessary.2. Operation of suction machine (oral) including
cleaning, selection of appropriates suction catheter, and
storage.3. Operation and use of manual respirator.4. Location and
use of emergency equipment supplies (box and/or crash cart etc.)5.
Operation of whirlpool.6. Operation of scales.7. Operation of
glucose monitoring devices, calibration, and cleaning etc.8. Use of
electronic thermometers (oral/rectal and ear)9. Delivery of
medications (setting up, rotating, charting, ordering, giving to
patient etc.)10. Ordering and use of stock drugs.11. Administration
and documentation of insulin.12. Use and delivery of PRN
medications.13. Use and delivery of topical treatment application
(eye, ear, nose etc.)14. Use delivery and documentation of narcotic
medication.15. Knowledge of procedures for receiving drugs from
pharmacy.16. Application of sterile dressings.17. Operation and
proper use of pressure reduction surfaces.18. Use of oral airway19.
Knowledge of isolation procedures (when to implement etc.)20.
Knowledge of location and proper use of personal protective
equipment (gloves, masks, gowns and aprons etc.)21. Delivery of
enemas (S & S, and fleets)22. Insertion, irrigation and routine
care of male/female catheters.23. Delivery of tube feedings
(insertion, flushing, proper amounts etc.)24. Knowledge of
procedures and ability to determine Advance Directive status for
patients.25. Collection of lab specimens and interpreting
results.26. IV implementation and administration.27. Seizure
precautions and administration of IV medication during a
seizure.28. Knowledge of admission discharge and transfer
procedures.29. Documentation and billing of supplies used.30.
Knowledge of procedures for sending a patient to the hospital31.
Knowledge of procedures to follow if unable to reach physicians.32.
Monitor physician services (documentation and visits etc.) in
accordance with current regulations.33. Maintain effective lines of
communication with attending physicians.34. Maintain knowledge of
documentation procedures including appropriate use of forms,
timelines, and Medicare documentation etc.)35. Maintain a working
knowledge of current licensure standards and the survey
QualificationsMINIMUM EDUCATION REQUIRED:Nursing Degree from an
accredited college or university, or is a graduate of an
accredited/approved RN program MINIMUM EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:A
minimum, two (2) years' experience in a supervisory capacity in a
hospital or long-term care facility. Possess education, training,
and/or experience in one of the following: rehabilitative nursing,
geriatric nursing and/or psychosocial nursing. MINIMUM
LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION REQUIRED BY LAW: Current and unrestricted
Registered Nurse (RN) licensure in state of practice ADDITIONAL
QUALIFICATIONS: (Preferred qualifications)Training experience in
rehabilitative and restorative nursing practices preferredJob:
NursingPrimary Location: Georgia-MaconSchedule: Full-timeShift: 1st
ShiftJob Posting: Apr 1, 2021, 2:36:53 PM
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