The RN will assist in ensuring the provision of quality care that promotes the highest practicable physical, mental and psychological well-being of each resident as determined by resident assessments and individual plans of care.
Conduct rounds on assigned residents at beginning of shift, at least every two
hours and upon completion of shift.
Conduct rounds with physician and record visits in clinical records.
Perform narcotic reconciliation with incoming and outgoing shifts.
Review 24-Hour Report with incoming and outgoing Charge Nurse.
Provides and oversees nursing care to assigned residents.
Identify significant changes in the condition of residents and takes necessary action per facility policies and procedures.
Supervise aides in performing duties by verifying their assignments have been
Assist in implementing acute care plans as resident’s condition changes
Assist with admissions, QA, etc.
Hot rack follow up
Critical patients follow up
Resident count after midnight for correct census
Audit MARs, SMARs, TARs, ADL sheets for omissions
Provide list to managers for their morning start up
Review of new telephone orders for correct components, transcription, follow up, acute
Responsible for physician calls, with the intent of better communication with physicians thereby reducing readmissions
Must possess a current Texas RN license
Previous experience working in a skilled nursing facility is preferred