Medical Rehab Nurse (RN)

The Execu|Search Group
Aug 13, 2017
Aug 14, 2017
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time
Job Description:

About the Opportunity A hospital in Upstate New York is actively seeking a licensed Registered Nurse (RN) for a promising Medical Rehab Nurse position with their growing staff. In this role, the Medical Rehab Nurse (RN) will be responsible for performing and documenting appropriate nursing assessments upon admission in accordance with unit policy and procedures, including identifying primary complaint and initiating immediate interventions from assessment. Apply today! Company Description Hospital Job Description The Medical Rehab Nurse (RN) will be responsible for: * Performing ongoing nursing assessment as indicated by change in patient's status, medical orders or as directed by unit specific standards * Performing hourly patient rounding and participating in daily multidisciplinary rounding to ensure quality of care * Initiating care in accordance with Physicians' orders * Administering prescribed medication according to facility and nursing policies / procedures * Accurately and chronologically documenting all patient care, assessments, treatments, medication administration, etc. legibly and using only appropriate abbreviations * Providing an individualized standard of care and addresses the patient's physical, emotional, spiritual, educational, and psychosocial needs * Providing education regarding the patient's health issues and on-going care to patients and family members Required Skills * 1+ year of Nursing experience * Associate's and/or Bachelor's Degree in a related field * NYS Registered Nurse (RN) license * CPR, BLS, and ACLS certifications * Working knowledge of Computerized charting (Quadramed) and Medication system (Pyxis) * Solid assessment, clinical, and documentation skills * Patient oriented * Great interpersonal skills * Excellent communication skills (written and verbal) * Strong attention to detail * Highly organized