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RN LTAC - Days

Maxim Healthcare Athens, AL
  • Posted: January 28, 2020
  • Full-Time
Maxim Healthcare Services is looking for a Long-Term Acute Care Nurse to provide planning and delivery of direct or indirect patient care to medically complex patients. 

This position will be in the southern Tennessee and northern Alabama area. An 8-week assignment is preferred, but per-diem is a possibility as well. A candidate with strong Med/Surg or previous LTAC experience is required, and step-down and/or critical care experience is preferred. ACLS is required. This position offers competitive pay, and is a great opportunity for full-time, consistent hours.


Responsibilities:
  • Provides planningand delivery of direct andindirect patient care
  • Responsible for providingcare to medically complex patients
  • Supervises care, treatment, and servicesof the patient(s)
  • Documents the patient's plan of care usingidentified nursing diagnosis, expected patient outcomesand selected nursing interventions
  • Maintainsconfidentiality at alltimes with patients,medical staff andco-workers
  • Provides a safe, comfortable andtherapeutic patient environment
  • Experience in acute rehabilitationforvents, wound care, cardiac, stablepost trauma patients
  • Adherestoand supports the policies/procedures/goals/objectives of the hospitalin an attempt to providequality patient care Revisesplan of care accordingto evaluation, changesinmedical planof care and nursing interventions
  • Performsinterventions according to identified priorities, plan of care, andthehospital policies andpatient care outcome standard
  • Identifiesand prioritizes actions based uponpatient care requirements
  • Supportsprofessional practice by observing the following: Usesknowledge and practicesinaccordance with theNurse Practice Act; Joint Commission, state andlocal laws; and Patient's Bill of Rights hospitalpolicies
  • Performs other dutiesas assigned/necessary
Minimum Requirements:
  • Current nursinglicense for the state in whichthe nurse practices
  • One (1) year nursingexperience in a longtermacute care facility preferred
  • Abilitytoeffectively elicit/provideinformation to and from appropriate individuals(including, butnot limitedto,supervisors, co-workers, clients)via strong communication skills;proficiency intheEnglish language may be required
  • Computerproficiency required
Benefits
At Maxim Healthcare Services, we firmly believe that our employees are the heartbeat of our organization and we are happy to offer the following benefits:
  • Competitive pay & weekly paychecks
  • Health, dental, vision, and life insurance
  • 401(k) savings plan
  • Awards and recognition programs 
*Benefit eligibility is dependent on employment status. 

Maxim Healthcare Services is a leading provider of home healthcare, medical-related staffing, travel nursing, and population health and wellness services across the United States. As an established community partner, we have been making a difference in the lives of our employees, caregivers, and patients for more than 30 years. Our commitment to customer service, improving patient care, and staffing experienced healthcare professionals has paved the way for many rewarding career opportunities in the healthcare industry.  

Maxim Healthcare Services, Inc. is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer

Maxim Healthcare

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Athens, AL
35611 USA

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