Posted: Wednesday, September 6, 2017 10:12 PM
Agency: Veterans Affairs
Working Title: OPS REGISTERED NURSE :
Salary: 20.00 per hour
Posting Closing Date: 12/31/2017
OPS Registered Nurse
FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS
Baldomero Lopez State Veterans Nursing Home
Land O Lakes, Pasco County
Paid Hourly: 20.00
May be eligible for limited benefits.
***Other OPS (Temporary) RN positions may be filled from this advertisement within six (6) months of the closing date***
:Licensure as a Registered Professional Nurse in accordance with Florida Statute 464 or eligible to practice nursing in accordance with Florida Administrative Code 210:8.27.
:Must have current CPR certification.
:Must be willing and able to work weekends and holidays as scheduled.
:Must have excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
:Must be fluent in the English language: reading, writing, speaking.
:Must have basic skills in Microsoft Office Outlook, Word and basic computer skills.
:Successful completion of a current Level II Background Screening and Drug Test.
Applicants with the following experience will be shown preference:
:One (1) year long:term care experience, working with a geriatric population.
:Give ordered treatments, administer prescribed medications, give direct ADL care and complete requirements for diagnostic procedures as requested by the attending physician on an assigned shift per established policies and procedures.
:Receive verbal orders, including telephone orders from attending physicians. Transcribes physicians orders to all appropriate documents on an assigned shift per established policies and procedures.
:Make rounds with physicians and other health care personnel per established policies and procedures.
:Monitor physicians orders for completion.
:Review and follow:up on resident incidents or complaints.
:Count narcotics at beginning and end of shift. Assure that narcotic records are accurate for assigned shift.
:Will provide supervision (lead worker duties) for the facility on an assigned shift as require and as defined in 60K:2.0061 (3) (d) F.A.C.
:Will supervise subordinates on assigned unit. Review work assignments with staff on unit and assign team members in accordance with the patients needs, available staffing, and in accordance with policies and procedures. Assure assigned CNAs are in dining room on time. Try to problem solve with employees as required before involving supervisor.
:Recognize and respond to changes in residents conditions as it occurs. Will record observations accurately and concisely. Notify supervisor, physician and family of changes. Document all notifications as they are made. Assist physicians with special tests and procedures as required and within the scope of the Florida Nursing Practice Act.
:Receive and give report at beginning and end of shift by making walking rounds with the off:going and on:coming nurse.
:On assigned residents and within the assigned time frame will: Complete, sign and date the MDS, RAP modules and additional assessments. Will review and update care plans; notify chairperson if changes need to be made per established policies and procedures; and attend Interdisciplinary Care Plans when requested.
:Will maintain professional standards of nursing care at all times. Follows all local, state, and federal rules and regulations, as well as the policies and procedures of the facility and nursing department.
:Attend mandatory and non:mandatory in services, meetings, Care Plans and MDS as required.
:Will ensure economical utilization of supplies and proper charging of items to residents accounts.
:Ensure equipment is maintained in a clean and safe manner.
:Will maintain valid CPR certification and perform as needed.
:Perform all other related duties as assigned by Supervisor.
• Location: land o lakes, Tampa
• Post ID: 40785682 tampa