This is a 3rd shift position 11:00pm to 7:00am
Ensure compliance with Federal, State and company
Utilizes clinical nursing competency observing,
monitoring and providing care, treatment and services to residents.
Facilitates interdepartmental communication and
problem solving by interfacing with all members of the healthcare team.
Perform primary nursing duties for assigned
residents/shift to ensure daily, monthly, quarterly and annual nursing
summaries in accordance with residents’ Active Treatment Plan.
Monitor physical health of resident, relaying
safety and health concerns to the Director of Nursing, physician, pharmacist
and other disciplines as needed.
Implement administration of prescribed medications
and treatments in accordance with State and clinical nursing standards.
Receive, transcribe, fax orders to pharmacy and
enter orders in the electronic health record.
Documents timely, outcome based information,
facilitating interdisciplinary communication.
Participate and attend facility meetings and
inservices to ensure resident health care needs are maintained.
Demonstrates proper use of Safety Care procedures and
all competencies that are designed to manage aggression, self injury and/or
Ensures residents’ rights and promotes optimal
quality of life standards. Reports any
incident of abuse in accordance with facility procedure and the Disabled
Persons Abuse Negligence Act. Adheres to policies
related to boundaries with individuals. Attends required abuse risk
management training. Reports suspicious and inappropriate behaviors. Adheres to procedures related to managing
high-risk activities and supervising individuals.
Supports organization’s mission and behavioral
Projects a professional appearance and a willing,
positive and courteous expression in performing tasks.
Ensure compliance with all federal and state rules
and regulations Complete other duties
as assigned by the Director of Nursing/Program Director.
Current license in the state of Florida. At least six months’ hospital or rehabilitation nursing experience preferred. For purposes of effective communications with residents, families, and staff must be able to see, hear, speak, read and write English. Maintain the ability to stretch, push, pull, kneel, reach, twist, walk or stand up to eight hours and able to perform the physical requirements of Safety Care. If required, lift unassisted at least 50 lbs and walk and stand up to eight hours.