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Registered Nurse @ Ocean

Gulf Coast Health Care Ocean Springs, MS
  • Expired: June 04, 2019. Applications are no longer accepted.

Ocean Springs Health & Rehab Center is looking for RNs for the 7A-3P and 3-11 PM shifts.
RN ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Direct the day-to-day functions of the nursing assistants in accordance with current rules, regulations, and guidelines that govern the long-term care center.
  • Complete all record keeping upon residents'' admissions, transfers, and/or discharges into the electronic health record (EHR).
  • Prepare and administer medications as ordered by the physician in accordance with federal, state, and local regulations and as required by center policy.
  • Ensure that narcotics are handled in accordance with federal, state, and local regulations and as required by center policy and that narcotic records are accurate for your shift.
  • Make rounds with physicians as necessary.
  • Consult with the residents'' physicians in providing the residents'' care, treatment, rehabilitation, etc. as necessary.
  • Notify the residents'' attending physicians and next-of-kin when there are changes in the residents'' conditions or if the residents are involved in an incident or accident.
  • Assist the Resident Assessment/Care Plan Coordinator in planning, scheduling, and revising the MDS, including the implementation of CAAs and triggers.


Required Skills
Registered Nurse PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND ENVIRONMENT:
  • Frequent walking, reaching, climbing, bending, lifting, grasping, fine hand coordination, pushing,
    and pulling.
  • Must be capable of performing the Essential Job Functions of this position with or without
    reasonable accommodation.
  • Must be able to relate positively and favorably to residents, families, and outside agencies and
    to work cooperatively with other associates.
  • Ability to present to groups.
  • Ability to remain calm under stress.
  • Ability to communicate with local staff, remote staff, and outside agencies.

    OTHER REQUIREMENTS:

  • Practice universal precautions at all times.
  • Understand, comply with, and promote rules regarding residents'' rights.
  • Maintain an orderly, confidential, and safe work environment.
  • Adhere to all Company and departmental policies and procedures.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.


Required Experience
RN QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Must hold a current and valid RN license in the state employed.
  • Completion of post-secondary education and be able to read, write, and follow oral and written directions.
  • Must be capable of maintaining regular attendance as required.
  • Must meet all local health regulations and pass post-employment exam, if required.
  • Related experience at a level necessary to accomplish this position.

Gulf Coast Health Care

Address

Ocean Springs, MS
39564 USA