Kettering Medical Center Greene Oaks - RN Charge Nurse in Xenia, Ohio
Description REGISTERED NURSE – GREENE OAKS RETIREMENT COMMUNITY – RN
Kettering Medical Center seeks to hire a Registered Nurse who will embrace our mission to improve the quality of life of the people in the communities we serve through health care and education. KETTERING HEALTH NETWORK AT A GLANCE Taking pride in our Sacred Work, Kettering Health Network is committed to transforming the healthcare experience with world class health services for our patients and their families. We strive to improve the quality of life of those in our community. Located in southwest Ohio, Kettering Health Network is a not-for-profit network of eight hospitals, nine emergency departments and 120 outpatient facilities
Greene Oaks provides skilled, rehab and long term care services for our community. We have a specialized alzheimer’s unit. We are able to provide continuity of care from hospital to facility to home. We are resident focused and enjoy serving our community
6:00 am – 6:00 pm alternate weekend & holidays 6:00 pm – 6:00 am alternate weekend & holidays
JOB SUMMARY: Providing primary care to residents in coordination with medical direction and supervision of residents’ attending physician or Medical Director of the facility, with an emphasis on assessment, illness prevention and health care management. Assist with modifying treatment regimen to meet the physical and psychological needs of resident, in accordance with established medical practices and the requirements of this state and the policies and goals of the facility. Oversee nursing staff in the absence of Nursing Administration team. Job Responsibilities:
Demonstrates through behavior Kettering Health Network core Values of Integrity, Compassion, Balance, Excellence, Stewardship and Teamwork.
Performs initial and ongoing comprehensive assessment of patients, (caregivers/family) to determine home care needs, including drug review, safety, pain management and OASIS assessments at appropriate time points. Assesses for sign of abuse and/or neglect.
Develop a care plan/discharge plan in collaboration with the physician and patient and chooses the appropriate clinical pathway to follow. Notify physician of any change in patient status. Revise Plan of Care as necessary.
Educate the patient and caregiver/family regarding disease process, self-care techniques, health promotion, rehabilitation and disease prevention based on Home Care/nursing diagnosis.
Supervise home health aides and licensed practical nurse in care provided.
Demonstrates good time management on completion of responsibilities and maintain productivity.
Adheres to infection control policies and procedures. Follow appropriate use of PPE. Perform hand hygiene and nursing bag technique according to policy.
Maintain adequate current medical supplies for patients and car stock, timely and cost effectively. Store medical supplies in a clean safe environment.
Participate in agency quality improvement activities to improve organizational performance.
If functioning as a case manager assumes the responsibility for managing the patients care through to completion.
Performs other duties as assigned or directed to ensure the smooth operation of the department.
The above statements reflect the general duties and responsibilities necessary to describe the principal functions of the job, as identified, and shall not be considered an exhaustive list of job responsibilities which may be inherent in the job. Responsibilities are subject to change.
If you want to be a part of a team that is dedicated to delivering the highest quality in patient care, we invite you to explore the Registered Nurse opportunity with Kettering Health Network and apply online today.
State of Ohio Registered Nurse Licensure, BLS/CPR at hire.
Requisition Number: G15-1955
Title: Greene Oaks - RN Charge Nurse
Department: INTERMEDIATE CARE - 312674
Location: Greene Oaks
Shift: 12-Hour Shift Nights
Job Status: Resource/Pool