Good Samaritan Society Rehabilitation Nurse - RN in Simla, Colorado
Location: Good Samaritan Society Simla
Address: 320 Pueblo Ave, Simla, CO 80835-0038 USA
Employment Type: Full-Time
This position provides care to assigned residents in a caring, safe and efficient manner and is responsible to perform the following according to location standards, procedures and individualized resident care plans.
Assesses resident need and formulates a treatment plan to meet needs identified. Administers and performs therapeutic interventions with residents. Evaluates effectiveness of treatment and adjusts accordingly. Safeguards residents’ property. Maintains residents’ self-esteem, privacy and confidentiality of personal information. Provides residents with opportunities for independence and choice consistent with their care plans. Keeps residents’ living areas pleasant and orderly. Documents services provided. Provides training on programs, adaptive equipment and positioning. Responds appropriately to residents’ requests for help and maintains positive relationships with residents’ friends and family members. Receives and shares information; provides direct consultation with physician and/or interdisciplinary team members. Demonstrates/encourages quality care for the whole individual. Accepts accountability for activities under direct control; plans and organizes work with and for department. Exercises sound judgment and decision-making; promotes cooperative working relationships within and between departments. Recruits, hires, and staffs work area at appropriate levels. Assists and participates in the QA/CQI process ensuring quality performance, conformance with regulations, standards and laws, and customer satisfaction. Keeps abreast of and implements new programs or practices. Formulates and works within annual budget.
Graduate of an accredited school of nursing. (RN). Prior work experience in an orthopedic / rehabilitation / geriatrics setting preferred. Completion of state-approved rehabilitation course or a minimum of 80 hours of specific training by a licensed therapist (to include all therapies provided in the center/campus) is preferred; licensure for the state of practice.
Ability to communicate and comprehend; ability to measure and comprehend certain quantities. Basic rehab and restorative nursing functions / skills.
Knowledge of basic nursing skills.
The Good Samaritan Society offers an attractive, employee-approved benefits package for qualifying full-time and part-time employees. The variety of benefits include health benefits, a retirement plan, work/life balance benefits, voluntary benefits and much more! To review all of the great benefits and benefit eligibility, visit https//www.good-sam.com/jobs/benefits
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, marital status or other protected status. For more information including state-specific protections, please visit https//www.good-sam.com/lp/careers/eeo-and-affirmative-action
Division: NURSING SERVICES
Req ID: req52230