Seeking a responsible and hardworking Registered Nurse with a positive attitude to join our team of nurses. In this role, you will primarily be working at skilled nursing facilities (SNF) as a Charge Nurse. Someone who operates with great attention to detail and follows all policy and procedure protocols. Candidate should be someone who is able to assume the responsibility of supervising LVNs and CNAs on your shift. You should be able to communicate effectively and work well with others. To succeed, you should have demonstrated knowledge and skill in current nursing practices as well as a strong penchant for solving problems. We are a registry for nurses and work with facilities all throughout Orange County. You are in control of your work schedule as it will be completely based on your availability.
Follow all of the facility's policies and procedures protocols
Document and communicate any patient's change of condition that occur during shift
Ensure patient health care records are maintained and accurate
Contact patient's physician as needed according to facility's protocol.
Administer medications according to the E-MAR.
Order clinical and medical diagnostic exams and tests
Take patient vital signs
Record patient medical history
Work with other nurses and medical professionals to provide comprehensive care to patients
Take vital signs and start IVs for patients
Interpret diagnostic exams and tests to identify patient conditions
Be able to supervise the work of all LVNs & CNAs on your shift.
Guarantee patient confidentiality is respected and kept intact
Maintain a safe, hygienic working environment
Enter any new physician orders into E-MAR system.
Ensure all medical equipment used is up-to-date and functions properly
Document all actions and any irregularities so that other nursing teams are aware of the current state of the patient
An active Registered Nurse (RN) license in good standing in state of California is required.
(1-2) years of experience as a Registered Nurse preferred**
Excellent interpersonal and client care skills
CPR/BLS certification required
Skilled Nursing experience preferred**
Charge Nurse experience preferred**
Electronic Medication Administration Record software (E-MAR) knowledge (Point Click Care - PCC)