$38.00 - $40.00 hourly
United Medical Rehabilitation Hospital Gonzales, LA, USA
JOB TITLE: Registered Nurse (RN) REPORTS TO: Director of Nursing/Nurse Manager FLSA STATUS: Non-Exempt JOB OVERVIEW: Provides direct and indirect care in the inpatient setting. Communicates with physicians, DON, Therapy Dept., and co-workers, as appropriate about changes in patient's clinical condition including results of diagnostic studies and symptomatology. Is able to respond quickly and accurately to changes in condition or response to treatment. Additionally, is able to perform general nursing duties with adequate supervision. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO: a. Knowledgeable of medications and their correct administration based on age of the patient and their clinical condition. b. Follows the five medication rights and reduces the potential for medication errors. c. Performs patient care responsibilities considering needs specific to the standard of care for patient's age. d. Able to perform a head-to-toe assessment on all patients and reassessments as...