Eklego
  • Lafayette Hill, PA, USA
  • Full Time

Eklego is seeking a dedicated RN Nurse Supervisor to work with a well-established and respected organization full time for the evening shift. This offers a Monday - Friday schedule with NO WEEKENDS!**

Eklego partners with choice Senior Care organizations committed to hiring qualified and compassionate staff, and Eklego partners with YOU, as a healthcare professional, to find a workplace that best fits your priorities!

The RN Supervisor will ensure the care of the residents is provided in a safe, caring, timely, and appropriate manner by maintaining the appropriate competencies and skills through continuing education that encompasses all of these areas. This will include assisting the residents in reaching or attaining the highest potential in their physical, mental, and psychosocial well-being.

Knowledge/Experience Requirements

  • Graduation from an accredited School of Nursing as a Registered Nurse Required
  • Current RN licensure by the PA State Board of Nursing Required
  • CPR Certification prior to or upon employment required
  • Previous leadership and long-term care or geriatric nursing experience preferred
  • Computer skills required. Experience with an electronic medical record preferred.

 

Essential Functions/Professional Competencies

  1. Monitors nursing care by visiting residents routinely to ensure continuity and continual evaluation of care as related to the IDCP and physician's orders.  Assesses resident's condition and nursing care needs, assures that medications, treatments and care are being provided as ordered or specified on the IDCP.  Maintains appropriate documentation of nursing observations, including follow-up documentation in the medical record in accordance with acceptable medical standards of practice.  Prepares equipment and assists physician during rounds or special treatments and examinations of residents. Provides direct resident care and transports residents to activities and appointments as time permits.  Answers call lights promptly.  Performs glucometer readings, EKG's and other testing as needed.
  2. Notifies physician of change in resident's condition according to policy and acceptable professional standards.  Notifies family of change in resident's condition or hospitalization according to policy.  Report to oncoming staff on the next shift concerning condition of the resident or any unusual occurrences.
  3. Pronounces death in the absence of physician and make all appropriate notifications and documentation.
  4. Assures that drug counts between shifts are done by assigned personnel.
  5. Maintains standards of nursing care and implements the policies and procedures of the Masonic Village and nursing department.
  6. Supervise professional and non-professional nursing personnel providing care at Masonic Villages.  This includes coaching employees and groups of employees to enhance their performance and commitment.  Assist employee to develop skills needed to achieve optimal performance and strong performance in their role. 
  7. Resolves resident, family and employee conflict by utilizing continuous quality improvement efforts, multi-disciplinary strategies, problem solving skills and conflict management.  Make decisions based on evaluation of outcomes and communicate the results effectively so that resident, family and employee understand the reasons behind the decision.
  8. Demonstrates commitment to assist in the nursing recruitment and retention efforts. Welcomes and participates in the orientation of new nursing department personnel
  9. Maintains nursing license and knowledge of OSHA, Department of Health regulations and other local, state and federal regulations.  Attend in-serving program to remain knowledgeable of nursing practice in long-term care. 
  10. Communicates effectively and in a non-aggressive manner with residents, family members, visitors and co-workers.  Establish and maintains a collaborative communication with physicians, other health professionals and Masonic Village departments.
  11. Maintains CPR certification and initiates CPR and/or emergency measures in accordance with Masonic Village policies and medical directives.
  12. Functions as an advocate for the resident and resident's family by supplying and interpreting information supporting decisions and facilitating communications.  Participates in resident and family education as planned through the ID team. 
  13. Assist with medication pass when there is a call out that cannot be replaced or during an emergency.
  14. Practice fiscal responsibility in the use of supplies, equipment and management of personnel and time. 

 

Why Choose Eklego?

As a Nursing professional, your skills are highly sought after, and you have many options. Here's what to expect with Eklego:

  • We'll take the time to learn about your background, your goals, and your needs
  • Direct employment with our Senior Care partners.  We are partnered with several choice providers of Senior Care.  This gives you a one-stop, simple solution to a choice of employers and positions.
  • No more wondering whether your application went through and waiting for a response.  We will ensure that your information gets in front of the hiring team and coordinate an interview on your behalf.
  • Our clients rely on our expertise and trust Eklego to bring talent like YOU because we're ALL better together

We are an equal opportunity employer. We consider applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, marital or veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status, including genetic information. 

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