Per Diem RN

    • Job Tracking ID: 512088-641789
    • Job Location: Florham Park, NJ
    • Job Level: Mid Career (2+ years)
    • Level of Education: 2 year degree
    • Job Type: PRN
    • Date Updated: August 02, 2018
    • Years of Experience: 2 - 5 Years
    • Starting Date: ASAP
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Job Description:

       

The Villa, the newest senior care community of LSMNJ, located in desirable Florham Park, is currently seeking per diem (as needed) RN!~

Through the power of the Holy Spirit and in response to God’s love as revealed in the Gospel, the mission of Lutheran Social Ministries of New Jersey is to serve those in New Jersey who hurt, who are in need, or who have limited choices.

LSMNJ team members are dedicated to providing healing, hope and hospitality, regardless of religious background through a diversified social ministry program addressing many critical human care needs.

We are seeking employees that share those same values and want to make a difference in the lives of those we serve.

Assesses the health status of assigned residents and develops plan of care based on assessment

        Administers medications/treatments per physician order.

        Transcribes and executes physician orders in a timely manner.  Assesses and reports any reactions to physician orders.

        Controls the counting of narcotics and controlled substances

        Maintains accurate syringe count.

        Maintains accurate and pertinent documentation of clinical care.

        Identifies activity of residents/patients, defines their care needs and delivers quality care consistent with scope of practice.

         Implements plan of care on assigned residents evaluating the effectiveness of treatment.

         Provides nursing care following standards of practice and nursing protocols.

         Evaluates residents responses to care and treatment. Responds to emergency situations according to scope of practice and facility policy and procedures.

         Assumes leadership role  and monitors LPN and CNAs giving direction as needed.

         Attends and participates in all assigned meetings/inservices as directed by the Director of Nursing.

         Investigates all necessary data regarding resident care issues prior to rendering treatment or care.

         Assists residents at meal times.

         After being oriented and trained, functions as the House Supervisor when needed.

         Completes incident reports and investigations as they occur on that shift.

         Completes admission assessments as directed by Nursing Supervisor/Unit Manager.

         Enters all pertienet medication information, medicine treatments, nursing notes, etc. into the EMR correctly and appropriately.

         Oversees CNA completion of ADL implementation into EMR on a daily basis.

         Completes annual compliance and HIPAA training and exhibits behavior as set forth by the LSMNJ Code of Ethics and Business Integrity in the performance of duties.

        Adheres to the Organization’s Policies and Procedures regarding the Compliance Program of the organization and is timely in reporting any possible concerns.

        Follows all local, state and federal regulations as they pertain to the position.

        Adheres to the Organization’s Policies and Procedures covering Privacy and Security in Compliance with HIPAA regulations.

        Other duties as assigned by my supervisor, necessary for the efficient operation of the department/facility.

Experience and Skills:

Effective communication and organizational skills. Skilled in directing and motivating staff.  Basic computer skills.

  Two years long term care experience is preferred

 

LSMNJ is an equal opportunity employer.

Benefits

This position is per diem (as needed) offering flexible scheduling and competitive pay!