GOOD SAMARITAN SOCIETY INC Charge Nurse - LPN or RN Day Shift in ELK HORN, Iowa
Charge Nurse - LPN or RN Day ShiftLocation: 2380 - Salem Lutheran Homes & RehabAddress:2027 College StElk Horn, Iowa, 51531-0000United StatesEmployment Type: Full-TimeHourly: 19.00 - 20.47Shift: DayJob DescriptionResponsible to perform the following according to Good Samaritan mission, location standards, procedures and individualized resident care plans.* Assists with formulating a plan of care for residents in pertinent area. Provides nursing care to residents according to physician orders and regulations. Updates plan of care when needed. * Observes and documents observations and care given to residents. Uses the EMR accurately. Assures physicians are notified and orders are processed. Receives and shares information; observes and reports residents' conditions. Responds promptly to resident call lights. Directs and assists with resident, family/significant other education. Notifies family on condition changes etc. * Handles linens properly and disposes of soiled linens, clothing or supplies in adherence to regulations and guidelines. Uses standard precautions by using personal protective equipment and observes transmission guidelines, washes hands between res ident cares. Reports / assures timely follow up of signs / symptoms of resident infections.