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Nursing Home Unit Coordinator RN

Nursing Home Unit Coordinator RN

Job Description

Summary


Provides and coordinates clinical services for residents / patients in the various units and is responsible for facilitating the interdisciplinary team.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities



    • Assesses and evaluates the systems which facilitate the delivery of quality resident care.
    • Facilitates the resolution of issues and concerns associated with resident / patient care including family issues.
    • Implements and evaluates all nursing procedures and systems relative to unit programming.
    • Makes nursing diagnoses that serve as the basis for the strategy of care.
    • Performs nursing assessments regarding the health status of the resident / patient.
    • Develops a plan of care and implements nursing care based on assessment.
    • Provides health education to patients and their families.
    • Participates in quality assurance activities.
    • Adheres to scope of practice limitations based on qualifications.
    • Completes required forms and documents in accordance with company policy and state and/or federal regulations.
    • Will perform general nursing duties in cases of emergency or staffing shortages.
    • May function as Unit Coordinator for specialty unit, such as Alzheimer's unit, in which case additional duties may be required.
    • Performs other duties as assigned.






Qualifications



    • Graduate of an accredited school of Nursing preferred.
    • Valid State licensure.



Physical Demands & Environment

May be required to respond to critical issues on a 24/7 basis. Employee is frequently required to stand, walk, use hands or fingers, reach with hands and arms, feel, talk and hear. Employee will occasionally assist to lift and / or transfer patients weighing between 100 to 250 pounds. Employee is occasionally exposed to blood or other body fluids, fumes or airborne particles and toxic or caustic chemicals. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against applicants due to race, ethnicity, gender, veteran status, or on the basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

Job Requirements

 

Job Snapshot

Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Health Care
Education 2 Year Degree
Experience Not Specified
Manages Others Not Specified
Industry Healthcare - Health Services
Required Travel Not Specified
Job ID PCK632-30645
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Nursing Home Unit Coordinator RN


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