Location: Overland Park         Discipline: RN          Facility/Setting:   Residential Care

Locality: Local          Time frame:   Temporary to Permanent (40 hours a week) OR Permanent

Description

Assess each client's health needs on an ongoing and semi-annually in a variety of areas including, but not limited to: nutritional information, vision, and hearing, laboratory reports, dental reports, and immunizations.

Develop a Nursing Care Plan to be included in the clients Person Centered Planning.

Review doctors orders and medical documentation provided by company employees, update the doctor orders, review lab reports, and write regular progress notes .

Review and follow up on all Incident Reports

Help teach classes according to the state regulations ie: HIV/AIDS, TB, medication certification, signs and symptoms, back safety, proper lifting techniques, seizures and epilepsy, medication administration/side affects and any other classes as directed.

Attend person centered/directed planning meetings as needed.

Monitoring the use, effectiveness and therapeutic effects of medications.

Attending doctor appointments with the Program Manager (or designated staff)

Monitor, evaluate and oversee other RN's, LVN's and consultants working in a medical capacity.

Working closely with program managers to assure the health of individuals served by Bethesda.

Preferred skills:

Be knowledgeable of Medicare and KanCare

Be knowledgeable of State Regulations that pertain to nursing services for Intermediate Care Facilities

Requirements

A current, valid KS Registered Nursing License 

Bachelor's degree 

At least 1 year of experience required,

2 years experience preferred--ICF or SNF experience desired

Strong documentation skills 

Computer skills--proficient in applications such as Microsoft Word, Outlook, Excel, Powerpoint and a familiarity with computerized documentation systems.

18 years old

A valid driver’s license and the ability to drive

Pass a criminal history check

Maintain confidentiality, problem-solve and be a team player

Positive attitude

Shift Details

Hours: 8am-5pm Mon-Fri

Compensation: $60k-68k commensurate with experience

***For consideration qualified candidates can send Resume/CV to the below recruiter***

Contact:  Ryan Vaughan  913-674-0970 or ryan@pnsstaff.com