Posted 1 week ago

Registered Nurse

Company: Covenant Living at Windsor Park
Category: Healthcare

 Carol Stream

Type: Full Time

Covenant Living is seeking qualified candidates for Registered Nurses. The RN ensures that quality care is delivered through assessment and monitoring of staff performance, physician contact, care planning and daily resident assessment. This position also provides direct care to residents. This is done according to nursing standards of practice, standard procedures, and established State and Federal regulations for skilled nursing facilities.

  • Provide routine daily direction and monitor the work of the LPNs and nursing assistants on the unit, assuring a high standard of nursing care and satisfactory completion of tasks.
  • Assist in the orientation of new nursing personnel and reinforce training standards to maintain a high quality of care.
  • Assist in coaching and motivating LPNs and CNAs assigned to the nursing unit.
  • Provide explanation of nursing procedures and assistance to staff to assure ongoing understanding and training.
  • Utilizes the electronic medical records system timely and accurately.
  • Communicate on a regular basis with the Director of Nursing regarding assessments, observations, and suggestions of problem areas, resident and employee activities, concerns, needs, conditions, etc.
  • Observe and evaluate residents’ health, mental and emotional conditions and communicate significant changes to appropriate staff. When indicated is responsible for notifying the physician and family members according to prescribed procedures.