Admissions Nurse (RN)

Recruiter
The Execu|Search Group
Location
Yonkers
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Aug 13, 2017
Closes
Aug 14, 2017
Industry
Computer
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:

About the Opportunity A nursing home in New York City is actively seeking a licensed Registered Nurse (RN) for a promising position with their growing Admissions Department. This is a great opportunity for a diligent and dedicated Admissions Nurse (RN) to gain valuable work experience and further their career at a recognized facility in the Bronx. Apply today! Company Description Nursing Home Job Description The Admissions Nurse (RN) will: * Initiate the nursing admission assessment and complete the documentation for the nursing admission process * Coordinate with the Staff Nurse when the nursing admission process will be initiated * Complete the admission process including, physical assessment, Fall and Braden Risk Assessments, Nursing Diagnosis, Educational Needs Assessment and Immunization Form in an accurate and complete manner * Notify the Charge Nurse, Manager or Nursing Supervisor for urgent problems or occurrences * Communicate with appropriate departments or nursing supervisor when need arises for equipment or supplies * Communicate with the Staff Nurse caring for the patient by giving a report on the admission assessment findings and patient needs or concerns Required Skills * 1+ year of previous experience working within a Critical Care Unit (CCU) and/or Emergency Room setting * Associate's Degree in Nursing * NYS Registered Nurse (RN) license * BLS certification * Previous Supervisory experience within a Skilled Nursing Facility * Working knowledge of Electronic Medical Records (EMR) * Computer savvy * Solid assessment, clinical, and documentation skills * Patient oriented * Great interpersonal skills * Excellent communication skills (written and verbal) * Strong attention to detail * Highly organized Desired Skills * Bachelor's Degree in Nursing