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Registered Nurse II - RN

Date: Nov 29, 2019

Requisition ID: 67477

Ministry:  PLC Senior Services

Location: PLC St Anne Center

Location Address:
4405 Highcrest Road, Rockford, IL  61107-1452 United States (US)

 

   

Department: 40120480 Skilled NSG SAC 

Daily Hours: 8
Standard Hours: 0
Employment Status: PRN / Registry 
Employment Type: Temporary 
Shift: Rotating
FLSA: N

 

SUMMARY

The Staff Nurse II – Senior Services oversees the delivery of care through the nursing process of assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation to assigned patients in skilled nursing and extended care facilities. Collaborates with supervisors, physicians and other clinical disciplines in making decisions regarding patients’ care. Directs and guides patient teaching and activities of ancillary personnel while maintaining standards of professional nursing.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  1. Performs assessment and develops a plan to focus on the resident’s physical, psychological and social needs.
  2. Takes temperature, pulse, blood pressure and other vital signs to detect deviations and assesses condition of patients.
  3. Administers prescribed medications and intravenous infusions. Assumes responsibility for correct dosages and maintaining correct infusion rates.
  4. Aids physician during treatments and examinations of patients. Prepares rooms, equipment and supplies for exams. 
  5. Documents nursing interventions, patient reactions, effectiveness of treatments, and condition complications. Communicates information to charge nurse, peers and physician.

 

This represents the major duties, responsibilities, and authorities of this job, and is not intended to be a complete list of all tasks and functions.  Other duties may be assigned.

 

QUALIFICATIONS

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

Education and/or Experience                                                              

Graduate of an accredited nursing program required. Minimum one year of nursing experience required.

Bachelor’s degree in Nursing preferred. Previous experience in a long term care setting or acute hospital preferred. IV experience preferred.

 

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations

Registered Nurse with a current Illinois License required. Basic Life Support (BLS) certification required.

Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) preferred

Business Unit: PLC Senior Services
Department Name: Skilled NSG SAC

Job Function: Nursing 


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