RN Nurse - Flexible Schedule

Employer
Abilis
Location
Greenwich, Connecticut
Posted
May 22, 2018
Closes
Jun 21, 2018
Industry
Healthcare
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Work with a dynamic team in a rewarding environment where you can make a difference!  

Abilis is looking for a Registered Nurse to manage the health needs of our residents and maintain regulatory standards.

Responsibilities:

  • Assures medical services are rendered in a timely fashion
  • Insures compliance with state and federal regulations, monitors medical related documentation
  • Assists all individuals of the home in achieving optimal health and insures that they receive quality medical care
  • Maintains an effective infection control program to assure a safe and healthful environment for residents and staff
  • Develops for each person an individualized health plan with objectives and strategies that are reevaluated and adjusted
  • Evaluates overall health needs of each person and obtains appropriate health services and specialty consultations (i.e. neurology, ophthalmology, orthopedics, gynecology)
  • Communicates with guardian/family members, etc. on related medical issues
  • Consults with health care providers and supervises implementation of the medical treatment program as recommended to assure prompt, appropriate health care to individuals
  • Provides in-service instruction to staff on medication administration, first aid, communicable disease, seizures, sexual awareness, and detecting illnesses, basic skills in health care and other health issues as needed
  • Monitor and document on an ongoing basis, but at least monthly/quarterly documentation pertaining to the administration of medication
  • Attend DDS Nursing Network meetings
  • Performs related duties as required

Qualifications:

  • Nursing degree from an accredited college or university, with a current Connecticut license
  • Three years full time employment delivering clinical services
  • Must be flexible to adapt to a multitude of situations to meet the health needs of the individual residents.

Please send your resume to: jobs@abilis.us