Minimum Qualifications Candidates must be licenses and currently registered to practice nursing in New York State AND have one year of post-RN licensure clinical experience.
Preferred Qualifications: Experience with the Geriatric population.
Duties Description Coordinates, directs, and provides professional nursing care to residents of the Nursing Home under the direction and supervision of the Nurse Administrator.
Must be able to work additional hours beyond the normal workday/workweek.
*Will be required to participate in the supervisory weekend rotation*
1. If you fail to maintain your license and/or registration once you are appointed, action will be taken to remove you from the position.
2. In order to be eligible for appointment and to maintain employment, you cannot be listed as an excluded individual or entity on any of the Federal and/or State Medicaid and Medicare exclusion lists. If you are appointed and subsequently listed as an excluded individual or entity on any of these lists, you may be terminated from your employment.
Incumbent will be responsible for providing professional nursing services utilizing the nursing process of assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation/reevaluation. Administers medications, treatments and direct resident care. Monitors supplies to assure adequate to meet resident needs. Communicates resident needs to medical staff for coordination of care. Participates in development and enforcement of policies and procedures. Participates in fiscal management, performance evaluations, maintains infection control standards, wound management, continuous quality improvement programs, formal and informal education. A Nurse 2 may also provide supervision to subordinate professional, paraprofessional, and support staff in the performance of their resident care duties as well as facility supervision. Other duties as required/assigned.
*Will be required to participate in the supervisory weekend rotation.
Additional Comments This position is at the NYS Veterans' Home in Oxford, NY. We are a 242 bed, state of the are skilled nursing facility for Veterans and their spouses.
Shift Differential paid for evening & night shift schedules.
$20,000 annual geographic pay in addition to salary.
Schedule includes 4 ten-hour days and every other weekend.
Generous benefit package includes:
Paid vacation leave
Paid personal leave
Paid sick days
Medical, prescription, Dental and Vision care benefits
Membership in the New York State and Local Employee's Retirement system.
Various savings plan programs.
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