Registered Nurse- Night Shift in El Dorado Springs, MO at Compass Health Network

Date Posted: 6/27/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Compensation: $30.54 Hourly

POSITION PURPOSE:
Provides Nursing oversight of the residents physical and psychiatric care for the Transitional Services program.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
1) Performs nursing care such as health assessments, pain assessments, vital signs, applying dressings and general daily care of residents.
2) Performs all duties of medication administration including medication pass, injections, and observing self-administration of medication.
3) Manages medications including completing the MAR, updating the MAR and counting controlled substances.
4) Provides patient education regarding physical health and medications.
5) Coordinates care with Staff, Residents, Family, Physicians, Psychiatrists, Hospitals and Pharmacies.
6) Reports and records observable changes in resident behavior, attitude and physical condition.
7) Responds to emergency situations as specified by the guidelines of the unit during working shift and on call.
8) Assists Physicians and Staff with various diagnostic and treatment procedures.
9) Initiates and participates in group or individual activities with residents.
10) Provides education on procedures and protocols to new employees.
11) Participates in team and leadership meetings as assigned
12) Lifts heavy equipment and or residents when required.
13) Other duties as assigned

 

Job Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS:
Registered Nurse licensed in the State of Missouri required. At least one (1) year of Psychiatric and Charge Nurse experience preferred. Has a commitment to service and personal excellence. Is team oriented and values diversity.

 

Compass Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and an E-Verify participant.