CareOne

Registered Nurse

Job Locations US-NJ-Westwood
Requisition ID
2018-5028
Position Category
Nursing
Position Type
Full-Time (37.5+)

Overview

Balance Life & Work with a New Career Opportunity

 

(LTACH)

 

 

Now Hiring – Registered Nurse - Westwood, NJ


 CareOne at Hackensack UMC - Pascack Valley

 

The CareOne at Hackensack UMC- Pascack Valley mission is to define excellence within the health care community. We are dedicated to Maximizing Patient Outcomes.  We treat Residents, their families and each other with respect, dignity and compassion. Through a collaborative and consultative approach, we strive to provide a framework of strength and stability for our Centers and Communities. We work to maintain the highest standards of care and service for Residents, families and our valued employees.

 

We are proud to Offer:

• Competitive Salary
• Comprehensive Healthcare Benefits
• 401k Retirement Plan
• Paid Time Off
• Opportunities to advance and grow your career
• And More

 

If working with people who are dedicated, compassionate, and concerned about their patients is essential to you, then you'll appreciate being a part of our team. We've built a strong reputation on the outstanding level of care that we provide. We have a graciously appointed facility with strong belief in patient care and service; join us at our beautiful facility!

 

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer

EEO/AA/M/F/DV

Responsibilities

The primary responsibility of Registered Nurse is to coordinate total nursing care for patients, participate in patient and family teaching and provide leadership by working cooperatively within ancillary nursing and other patient team personnel in maintaining standards for professtional nursing practice in the clinical setting.

 

  • Maintains the standards of nursing care and implements the policies and procedures of the hospital and Nursing Department
  • Provides care for the Adult and Geriatric patient, ages 18 and over
  • Assesses the patient's condition and nursing needs, set goals, prescribes appropriate nursing intervention to achieve those goals and meet the physical, psychological, social and rehabilitative needs of the patient, including discharge planning.
  • Reports pertinent observations and reactions regarding patients to the appropriate person (i.e. physician, charge nurse) and records those observations accurately and concisely.
  • Assigns nursing care to other team member's in accordance with the patient's needs and the personnel's capabilities and qualifications, and assigns other duties as needed.
  • Initiates and leads team conferences and development of individualized nursing care plan as directed.
  • Administers medications and performs treatments to assigned patients.
  • Assists physicians with special tests and procedures such as thoracentesis, lumbar tap, brochoscopy, etc.
  • Participates in orientation of new personnel.
  • Assists team members in providing care to patients or administers direct care when professional nursing skills and judgement are needed.
  • Coordinates nursing care of patients when scheduled for therapy or procedures by other departments.
  • Establishes and maintains communications and utilizes teaching opportunities with patients and other significant individuals.
  • Aassists with or institutes emergency measures for sudden adverse developments in patients such as cardiac arrest.
  • Participates in the maintenance of a clean and safe environment.
  • Participates actively in committees for improvement of nursing care.
  • Actively participates in continuing education programs for self-development.
  • Is knowledgeable about the emotional and rehabilitative aspects of care and is capable of applying appropriate therapeutic interventions.
  • Participates in the Hazardous Material Program.  Hazards include exposure to blood and body fluids, possible communicable diseases, sharp objects and instruments, assorted chemicals and gasses.

 

Qualifications

Position Requirements:

  • Associate's Degree from credentialed school of nursing.
  • Currently licensed as a Registered Nurse in the state of practice.
  • 1 year of related nursing experience

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License Required / Type

RN

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