Health Quest Systems, Inc. Registered Nurse - Full Time - Thompson House in Rhinebeck, New York
Nuvance Health is a family of award-winning nonprofit hospitals and healthcare professionals in the Hudson Valley and western Connecticut. Nuvance Health combines highly skilled physicians, state-of-the-art facilities and technology, and compassionate caregivers dedicated to providing quality care across a variety of clinical areas, including Cardiovascular, Neurosciences, Oncology, Orthopedics, and Primary Care.
Nuvance Health has a network of convenient hospital and outpatient locations — Danbury Hospital, New Milford Hospital, Norwalk Hospital and Sharon Hospital in Connecticut, and Northern Dutchess Hospital, Putnam Hospital Center and Vassar Brothers Medical Center in New York — plus multiple primary and specialty care physician practices locations, including The Heart Center, a leading provider of cardiology care, and two urgent care offices. Non-acute care is offered through various affiliates, including the Thompson House for rehabilitation and skilled nursing services, and the Home Care organizations. For more information about Nuvance Health, visit www.nuvancehealth.org.
This position is located at Thompson House in Rhinebeck, NY
Safe, accurate and timely administration of medications and IV fluids with appropriate documentation.
Provides treatments and procedures and monitors them for effectiveness. Documents outcomes in medical record.
Provides physical and psychosocial care to residents in accordance with individual care plans.
Performs resident assessments and reviews and revises resident’s care plan as indicated. Notifies physician and family/significant other of change in condition.
Adheres to the resident’s plan of care. Provides input into development, implementation and evaluation of the plan in conjunction with other disciplines as appropriate.
Observes infection control standards while administering meds and treatments and providing direct resident care.
Documents resident care legibly, accurately and includes pertinent data relative to condition. Monitoring of resident is documented in the medical record and on 24 hr. report sheet.
Serves as a preceptor for RN’s, LPN’s, CNA’s, and students.
Assigns, monitors and evaluates duties to CNA that are within CNA responsibility and gives direction and support to CNAs to implement each resident’s plan of care. Discusses findings with CNA to improve performance. Acts as a resource for CNAs and LPNs and fosters a team approach to tasks and problem solving.
Participates in collecting data for quality assurance activities and documents corrective actions for negative findings.
Displays analytical and basic problem solving skills. Communicates problems to manager as appropriate.
Follows all time and attendance policies.
Attends educational programs provided by the facility.
Graduate of an accredited school of Nursing.
Currently licensed and registered in NYS as a registered professional nurse.
1 year Geriatric OR Medical/Surgical experience preferred.
Full Time Evenings position
Requisition #: 26780
Hours Per Week: 37.50
External Company Name: Health Quest Systems, Inc.
External Company URL: www.health-quest.org
Street: 6525 Springbrook Avenue