Smith Arnold Partners
Title: Registered Nurse
Location: Bronx, NY
Salary: $85,000 + in addition this is a UNION position.
Flexible schedule – Part Time / Full Time – Multiple shifts available
Directing nursing care to ensure nursing personnel are performing within acceptable nursing standards.
Responsible for providing direct nursing care to residents and to assist the day-to-day activities performed by the licensed practical nurse and the certified nurse’s aides.
Consults and coordinates with health care team members to assess, plan, implement and evaluate patient care plans
Prepares and administers (orally, subcutaneously, through an IV) and records prescribed medications.
Reports adverse reactions to medications or treatments in accordance with the policy regarding the administration of medications by a licensed registered nurse
Assists patients with such basic needs as dressing, eating, and bathing, and encourages patients to do things for themselves to retain feelings of independence and self-esteem
Recognizes and manages geriatric syndromes common to older adults, including: cardiovascular, respiratory, gastrointestinal, urinary, hematological, musculoskeletal, endocrine, neurological, psychiatric/psychosocial, integumentary, sensory and pain problems
The ideal RN candidates must possess a current NYS RN license and registration, have graduated from an approved RN program and have experience as a RN in a hospital/long term care setting.
Full knowledge of (E.M.R.) systems and be BLS certified.
For further consideration please contact Tcampbell@smitharnold.com