• Job Title

    Staff Nurse – Apostolic Christian Home – Job # 218570565
  • Job Description

    Employment Type:

    Part Time Employee

     

    Work Shift:

    Third

     

    Job Description

    Graduate from an accredited school of nursing and currently licensed to practice nursing in the state of Ohio as a Registered Nurse or a Licensed Practical Nurse.

  • Company

    Apostolic Christian Home
  • Location

    Rittman
  • Job Requirements

    • Supervises nursing care to the residents and assists with care when necessary.
    • Observes and reports unusual symptoms and conditions of residents to the Director of Nursing and/or physician if necessary.
    • Administers medications as prescribed by physicians and reports unusual reactions, if any.
    • Maintains records reflecting resident’s condition, medications and treatment.
    • Receives report from nurse going off duty and gives report to oncoming nurse.
    • Performs other duties as assigned.
    • Attends in-services as scheduled and staff meetings whenever possible.
    • Attends committee meetings as needed.
    • Abides by facility Safety Program to ensure safety to self, other employees, residents and visitors.
    • Maintains confidentiality of patient information that is learned during the course of employment.
    • Assures that each resident:
    • Receives treatment, medications and diet as prescribed.
    • Receives proper care to prevent decubiti and deformities and is kept clean, comfortable, well-groomed and protected from infection.
    • Is protected from accident and injury by the adoption of sound safety measures as indicated.
    • Is treated with kindness, consideration and respect for individuality and dignity.
    • Is kept in good body alignment and repositioned at least every two hours day and night.
    • Eats or is assisted with feeding as necessary.
    • Has good oral hygiene, baths, shampoos, shaves and good grooming as necessary to be clean and odor-free.
    • Is encouraged, assisted and trained in self-care and group activities.
    • Is motivated, active and out of bed for frequent periods of time within reason, except when specific orders are otherwise given the attending physician.
      Licenses / Certifications: RN or LPN