The House of the Good Shepherd Nurse - Campus 2-10 pm - Monday thru Friday in United States

Nurse - Campus 2-10 pm - Monday thru Friday

Posted: 10/18/16

Type: Full-Time

Description: -To provide nursing services within the scope of licensure granted by the State of New York in accordance with agency established job description and policies and procedures.

Qualifications: -Current New York State licensure/registration as a Registered Nurse with 1 year experience or LPN with 2+ years experience will be considered.

-Current CPR Certification.

-Experience with children in a psychiatric setting preferred.

-Valid New York State license.

Responsibilities: -Participates in medication-related functions which may include, but not limited to, ordering,checking,logging in,distributing and administering residents' medications.

-Responds to any campus emergency or sick call of residents with appropriate physical assessment and first aid measures.

-Communicates pertinent medical information to programs under the direction of the Coordinator of Health Services.

-Monitors and observes staff for completion of Med. Administration Certification. Conducts initial Competency Tests.

-Conducts Bi-annual Medication Administration Competency Tests of staff per agency guidelines.

-Performs employee physicals for new hires and on an annual basis as directed.

-Provides employee Infection Control Update training.

-Performs Site-Specific Medication Error follow-up reviews.

-Ensures appropriate data and documentation in residents' charts via chart reviews.

-Participates in departmental and agency-wide QA-QI activities.

-Attends regularly scheduled staff meetings.

-Assumes on-call responsibilities in accordance with established policies and procedures.

-Ensures adherence to established agency policy and procedure regarding Infection Control.

-Completes other tasks as assigned by supervisor.

-An understanding of and ability to use the Nursing Process in the clinical setting (including, but not limited to, assessment, planning, implementation, evaluation and documentation).

-Professional skills necessary for the provision of quality nursing care.


Location: Utica

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