LPN Nurse Manager - Sanctuary at Holy Cross - F/T 2nd Shift

Burtonville, Maryland
Mar 20, 2017
Oct 20, 2017
Management, Nurse
Full Time
Position Purpose:The primary purpose of this job position is to provide direct nursing care to the residents and supervise the day-to-day nursing activities performed by nursing shift staff. Such supervision must be in accordance with current federal, state and local standards, guidelines, and regulations that govern our community to ensure that the highest degree of quality of care is maintained at all times.Job Description Details:

General Responsibilities:

·         Direct the day-to-day functions of the nursing personnel assigned to you in accordance with current rules, regulations, and guidelines that govern the long-term care community.

·         Cooperate with other resident services when coordinating nursing services to ensure that the resident's total regimen of care is maintained.

·         Participate in the development, maintenance, and implementation of the community's quality assurance program for the nursing service department.

·         Admit, transfer, and discharge residents as necessary.

·         Complete and file required record keeping forms/charts upon the resident's admission, transfer, and/or discharge.

·         Perform routine charting duties as required and in accordance with established charting and documentation policies and procedures.

·         Prepare and administer medications as ordered by the physician while observing the 5 rights of medication administration.

·         Review medication administration, treatment administration records for completeness of information, accuracy in the transcription of the physician's order, and adherence to stop order policies.

·         Make daily rounds of your neighborhood/unit/shift to ensure that all nursing service personnel are performing their work assignments in accordance with acceptable nursing standards. 

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