Location: Overland Park Discipline: RN Facility/Setting: Residential Care
Locality: Local Time frame: Temporary to Permanent (40 hours a week) OR Permanent
Assess each client's health needs on an ongoing and semi-annually in a variety of areas including, but not limited to: nutritional information, vision, and hearing, laboratory reports, dental reports, and immunizations.
Develop a Nursing Care Plan to be included in the clients Person Centered Planning.
Review doctors orders and medical documentation provided by company employees, update the doctor orders, review lab reports, and write regular progress notes .
Review and follow up on all Incident Reports
Help teach classes according to the state regulations ie: HIV/AIDS, TB, medication certification, signs and symptoms, back safety, proper lifting techniques, seizures and epilepsy, medication administration/side affects and any other classes as directed.
Attend person centered/directed planning meetings as needed.
Monitoring the use, effectiveness and therapeutic effects of medications.
Attending doctor appointments with the Program Manager (or designated staff)
Monitor, evaluate and oversee other RN's, LVN's and consultants working in a medical capacity.
Working closely with program managers to assure the health of individuals served by Bethesda.
Be knowledgeable of Medicare and KanCare
Be knowledgeable of State Regulations that pertain to nursing services for Intermediate Care Facilities
A current, valid KS Registered Nursing License
At least 1 year of experience required,
2 years experience preferred--ICF or SNF experience desired
Strong documentation skills
Computer skills--proficient in applications such as Microsoft Word, Outlook, Excel, Powerpoint and a familiarity with computerized documentation systems.
18 years old
A valid driver’s license and the ability to drive
Pass a criminal history check
Maintain confidentiality, problem-solve and be a team player
Hours: 8am-5pm Mon-Fri
Compensation: $60k-68k commensurate with experience
***For consideration qualified candidates can send Resume/CV to the below recruiter***
Contact: Ryan Vaughan 913-674-0970 or firstname.lastname@example.org