Next Step Health Care Registered Nurse (RN) in Melrose, Massachusetts

The Elmhurst Healthcare is currently looking for a Per Diem (less than 16 hours per week) Registered Nurse (RN).

COMPANY OVERVIEW:

At Next Step Healthcare, we are driven to provide each of our patients with an experience that exceeds their expectations. Whether you are a short-term patient with rehabilitation needs after a hospital stay or a long-term patient with chronic and complex care needs, our skilled nursing facilities are designed to offer personalized healthcare.

POSITION SUMMARY:

Under the direction of the RN Nursing supervisor, Unit manager, DNS or ADNS the nurse delivers efficient and effective nursing care while achieving positive clinical outcomes and patient family satisfaction. He/she operates within the scope of practice defined by the state nurse practice act and delegates aspects of patient care to C.N.A.âs consistent with their scope of practice.Â

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assessment: assess, care plan, evaluate and coordinate a residentâs care in cooperation with the interdisciplinary team.

  • Document residents condition in the medical record concisely and accurately

  • Communication: communicate between shifts any changes in resident condition

  • Medication and Treatment Administration

  • Supervision of CNA, and other specialized support staff

QUALIFICATIONS AND SKILLS:

  • Graduate of accredited school of Nursing

  • Valid Nursing licensure in Massachusetts

  • Valid CPR certification

  • At least 1 year of nursing experience (preferred)Â

  • Computer skills are highly valuable, but actual knowledge of our EMR will be taught during the orientation process.