RN, Clinical Staff Nurse, Full Time – Night Shift, Long Term Care - Scottsville, Kentucky - NurseRecruiter.com

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Scottsville , Kentucky, 42164

  • Employer: Med Center Health
  • Profession: Registered Nurse
  • Specialty: Skilled Nursing / Long Term Care
  • Compensation: Full-Time, Night and Day Shift available, every other weekend

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We are hiring for Clinical Staff Nurses (RN) for our Long Term Care Unit, Full-time, Nightshift in Scottsville, KY.

The registered nurse is responsible for the delivery of professional nursing care to assigned patients to include assessment, implementation, coordination, teaching, consulting, and evaluation of patient care. Teamwork and communication skills are essential. Staff Nurses are expected to enhance the quality and professionalism of nursing practice, attain knowledge and competency, and participate in shared decision-making. The RN is responsible for the coordination of and completion of work assignments for LPNs, Nurse Assistants, and/or Unit Clerks. Skilled nursing care covers patients on a long and short-term basis such as patients recovering from a stroke or joint replacement surgery. The long-term skilled nursing care at Cal Turner Rehab and Specialty Care is the only long-term care facility of its kind in the 10- county Barren River Area and Development District that is accredited by the Joint Commission. Located adjacent to the Medical Center at Scottsville, physician and emergency room care is available 24-hours a day.

Seamlessly works with other team members to provide excellent patient care and ensure positive outcomes.

Communicates effectively in challenging situations

Utilizes a combination of knowledge, experience, and situational awareness to provide safe, high quality, individualized care to patients.

Applies critical thinking skills to the assessment, interpretation, and analysis of each patient’s information to design a complete, holistic plan of care in collaboration with peers and providers.

Delegates in accordance with applicable legal and policy parameters. Recognizes when there is a need for further intervention and escalates appropriately.

Demonstrates a commitment to lifelong learning for continued professional growth and education that reflects competence, knowledge, and understanding of the current nursing practice.

Establishes a caregiver-patient relationship that is built on mutual trust, respect, compassion, and communication to meet the unique needs of each patient and family.

Job Requirements

RN, Clinical Staff Nurse Required Education and Qualifications:

Graduate of a school of nursing required

Kentucky RN license OR RN license in a State recognized by the Kentucky Nurse Licensure Compact Act required effective June 1, 2007

One (1) year of previous nursing experience preferred

BLS Certification required

ACLS Certification must be attained within 90 days

Excellent communication skills

Ability to handle stressful situations

Capability of working independently and collaboratively as needed

Flexibility

Self-starter

RN, Clinical Staff Nurse Preferred Education and Qualifications:

Bachelor’s in nursing or a related field preferred

One (1) year of acute care or respiratory care preferred

About Med Center Health

As a two-time recipient of the Gallup Great Workplace Award, Med Center Health knows how to help employees thrive. We provide excellent benefits, competitive salaries and some of the best co-workers you’ll ever have. Most importantly, we give you the resources and support you need to grow.

If you are interested in joining our team of compassionate registered nurses, apply today by clicking the button below!

Location

Scottsville, Kentucky , 42164

Employment Type

Permanent

Compensation

Full-Time, Night and Day Shift available, every other weekend

Employer

Med Center Health

Date Posted

Feb 22nd, 2021

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