Diversicare Healthcare Services & Diversicare Therapy Services

Registered Nurse

Job ID
2017-23100
Type
Regular Part-Time
Dover Nursing & Rehab Center
537 Spring Street
US-TN-Dover

Overview

                                            MAKE YOUR MARK, WHERE CARE MATTERS! 

Diversicare is a premier provider of post-acute healthcare services with a strong legacy of quality care.  We strive to foster a culture of transparency, support, and innovation.  Our Mission is to improve every life we touch by providing exceptional healthcare and exceeding expectations.  We are proud to provide work/life integration for our team members and offer a comprehensive benefits package.     

 

Diversicare operates 76 centers in ten states primarily in the Midwest, Southeast and Southwest.  As direct caregivers, you will play an instrumental role in taking exceptional care of our patients and residents, our most important responsibility.  We are seeking compassionate caregivers to assist our patients and residents with activities of daily living.  We are committed to providing a supportive and collaborative work environment for our team members.  A qualified candidate is responsible for all key accountabilities in a manner that is reflective of Diversicare’s Mission and Core Values: Integrity, Excellence, Compassion, Teamwork, and Stewardship.  

Responsibilities

  • Responsible for daily nursing operations of a specific unit/wing.
  • Performs nursing techniques for the comfort and well-being of the residents; checks each resident daily to determine status; ensures residents reach highest attainable level of functioning.
  • Prepares equipment and assists physicians during their rounds.
  • Administers prescribed medications, orally and by injection; provides treatments using therapeutic equipment; ensures proper handling and storage of medications and controlled substances.
  • Observes, records, and reports changes in residents’ condition to supervisor and attending physician.
  • Maintains resident’s medical record by way of documentation as required by policy.
  • Assists in planning, supervising and instructing CNA
  • Reports accurately to oncoming shift Charge Nurse regarding change in resident status and follow-up needs.
  • Participates in care planning process and ensures the Nursing component is implemented.
  • Ensures the rights of residents are respected; coordinates with other departments and ensures residents are taken to activities, etc.

 

 

Qualifications

  

  • Current license by the State Board of Nursing as a RN
  • Must have the ability to lead and motivate
  • Ability to perform a variety of duties characterized by frequent change, as work schedule will change on a daily basis
  • Experience in the long term care setting preferred
  • Capable of working to prescribed nursing standards
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills; has an interest to perform a service

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