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Treatment Nurse

Location
Tennessee Ridge, Tennessee
Job Type
Permanent
Posted
23 Sep 2022

$12,000 Sign-On Bonus- RN

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: To perform this job, an individual must perform each essential function satisfactorily with or without a reasonable accommodation.

Administer treatments, house or physician/physician assistant/nurse practitioner orders to residents

Accurately record in electronic health record treatments and changes in condition of area being treated

Keep treatment cart clean and well-stocked with supplies

Observe for changes in resident's condition and take appropriate action

Determine the practical application of specific procedures for individual residents

Perform hand hygiene and conduct other infection control methods between treatments, resident, and as often as necessary

Document and chart facts and information in a professional, clear, and comprehensive manner.

Recognize and respond to changes in residents' conditions and document observations, interventions, and outcomes

Recognize, intervene and report accidents and incidents when they occur

Participate in care plans as appropriate

Recognize, intervene, and/or report complaints and grievances from residents, family members, visitors, and employees

Maintain privacy and confidentiality of records, conditions, and other information relating to residents, employees and the facility

Follow the established universal precautions and isolation procedures

Encourage an atmosphere of optimism, warmth and interest in residents' personal and health care needs

Required Skills:

Attend and participate in orientation programs, on-going training and educational classes

Inventory and request infection control equipment, supplies, etc.

Assist in updating written policies and procedures on infection control of the facility

Participate in surveys made by authorized government agencies

Complete medical forms, reports, evaluations, studies, charting, etc.

Communication skills and active listening

Possesses good interpersonal skills while dealing with emotional or difficult situations; Responds promptly to resident's needs

Perform other related duties as assigned by supervisor

Required Work Experience:

Minimum of six (6) months experience working in a hospital, long term care facility or other health care institution, with experience implementing total patient care and care planning

Licensing/Certification/Education Requirements:

Graduate from an accredited school with a Registered Nursing Degree

Current State of Tennessee Registered Nursing License

Other Requirements:

Position may require unscheduled overtime, after hours and week-end work

Must be willing and able to work flexible hours

Travel required

Required Computer Software/Equipment used:

Microsoft Excel and Word

Ability to learn HRIS and/or applicant tracking systems

Outlook

Standard Office Equipment

Computer

Physical Requirements:

Job will require frequent lifting of objects up to 40 pounds

Subject to standing, walking, sitting, bending, reaching, kneeling, pushing and pulling

Work is typically performed in a standard office environment; well-lit; comfortable temperature controlled; above-average conversational noise is frequent

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions

Required Safety Expectations:

Working safely and follow safety rules

Report unsafe working conditions and behaviors

Take reasonable and prudent actions to prevent others from engaging in unsafe practices

Supervisory Responsibilities:

Does not have direct supervisory responsibilities

Supervisor frequently determines priorities

Occasionally needs manager's direction due to extraordinary circumstances

COMPETENCIES:

Analytical Thinking: Able to gather and analyze data and reach appropriate conclusion; Solves problems in a timely manner.

Customer Service: Possesses good interpersonal skills while dealing with emotional or difficult situations; Responds promptly to customer's needs.

Accountability: Accepts responsibility for own decisions, actions and results; Able to maintain dependable behavior in times of crisis or complexity.

Attendance: Is consistently at work and on time; Ensures work responsibilities are covered; Arrives at meetings on time.

Communication: Speaks and writes clearly and persuasively; Listens and gets clarification.

Ethical Behavior: Upholds organizational values and abides by state and federal regulations; Maintains confidentiality of HIPAA information; Treats others with respect.

Initiative: Seeks increased responsibility; sets self-improvement goals linked to the organizational goals.

Job and Industry Knowledge: Demonstrates knowledge of the position and industry; Seeks additional information.

Productivity and Quality of Work: Maintains high level of performance while demonstrating commitment to accuracy and thoroughness.

Teamwork: Displays ease working with others; Contributes ideas and skills to team; Puts success of team above own interests.

Education Required
  • Associates or better
Licenses & Certifications Required
  • Registered Nurse
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Details

  • Job Reference: 719276134-2
  • Date Posted: 23 September 2022
  • Recruiter: AHC Northside LLC
  • Location: Tennessee Ridge, Tennessee
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent