About the Role
We are looking for a Registered Nurse to care for residents enrolled in our Assisted Living Program. The ideal candidate will be a responsible and well-trained professional able to give the best nursing care with little supervision. A great opportunity for someone looking to gain experience as a DON! The goal is to promote patient’s well-being and independence by providing high quality nursing care, education and supervision.
Proven experience as a registered nurse.
Excellent knowledge of nursing care methods and procedures.
A team player with excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Responsible and compassionate
Outstanding organizational and multi-tasking skills
Patient with excellent problem-solving skills
BSc or other diploma from a nursing program
Valid NJ nursing license
Monitor resident's condition and assess their needs to provide the best possible care and advice.
Observe and interpret resident’s symptoms and communicate them to physicians.
Collaborate with physicians and nurses to devise individualized plans for residents.
Documentation (assessments, service plans, medication assessments etc.)
Medication management according to physician’s orders.
Communicate with pharmacy- oversee Medication delegation to certified Medication Aides
Oversee Med techs and provide required in service training
Provide instant medical care in emergencies
Follow infection control procedures
Communicate with LPN & CNA staff
Foster a supportive and compassionate environment to care for residents
Expand knowledge and capabilities by attending educational workshops, conferences etc.