NC LPN Nurse-in-Charge HCC
Posted on: January 13, 2022
PruittHealth is a COVID-19 vaccine-mandated employer. All new
Partners are required to provide proof of COVID vaccination or be
willing to get vaccinated within 30 days of employment. We will
consider medical and/or religious exemptions on a case-by-case
Assists in nursing care for the patients/residents, and monitors
the day-to-day nursing activities performed by assigned nursing
assistants; within the scope of the assigned Unit, timeframe/shift,
and assigned patient/resident care. - Such responsibilitiesshould
be performed in accordance with federal, state, and local
regulations governing our nursing center, and as such may be
directed by the Administrator, the Medical Director, the RN Charge
Nurse, and/or the Director of Health Services to provide the
appropriate care for our patients/residents.
Provides care ensuring patient/resident safety
Assists the Director of Health Services to coordinate the care
planning/MDS process and committee meetings as necessary.
Participates in patient screening and selection process as
Assists the Director of Health Services to monitor physician
services (documentation and visits etc.) in accordance with current
Assists the Director of Health Services in follow-up on consultant
recommendations i.e.., pharmacy, dietary, etc.
Provides demonstration as necessary for Nursing Assistants to
Completes documentation procedures on patients/residents
(appropriate use of forms, timelines, and Medicare documentation
Directs work of the CNA and ensure that it is carried out timely
and in accordance with the patient's established plan of care and
reports to the RN Supervisor.
Makes recommendations on hiring decisions.
Reviews "Keep 'Em" survey to determine what is important to the
newly hired CNA and review what the new CNA can expect from the
Nurse-In-charge based on Commitment survey and four My Innerview
Reinforces expectations to the CNA outlined in the job
Makes assignments to CNA within the assigned hall.
Provides feedback on job performance of the CNA as relating to the
Delivers medications (setting up, rotating, charting, ordering,
giving to patient etc.)
Orders, maintains and uses of stock drugs.
Administration and documentation of insulin.
Use and delivery of PRN medications.
Use and delivery of topical treatment application (eye, ear, nose,
Use, delivery and documentation of narcotic medication.
Receives drugs from pharmacy in accordance with established
Application of sterile dressings.
Delivers enemas ( S & S, and fleets)
Insertion, irrigation and routine care of male/female
Delivery of tube feedings (insertion, flushing, proper amounts
Collection of lab specimens and interpreting results.
IV implementation and administration.
Seizure precautions and administration of IV medication during a
Admits, discharges and transfers patients/residents as
Documentation and billing of supplies used.
Sends patients/residents to the hospital as necessary.
Provides information in support of corrective disciplinary action
up to and including recommendation for termination
Participates in grievance procedure in collaboration with the RN
Responsible for ensuring "Tenet Time" is presented and discussed
with all partners prior to and following all shifts.
Exercises appropriate judgement when necessary regarding the
behavior and job performance of the CNA according to established
policies and procedures, and report action taken to the RN
MINIMUM EDUCATION REQUIRED:
Nursing Degree from an accredited college or university, or is a
graduate of an accredited/approved LPN program.
MINIMUM LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION REQUIRED BY LAW:
Current, active and unrestricted Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)
licensure in state of practice.
ADDITIONAL QUALIFICATIONS: (Preferred qualifications)
Previous nursing experience in a long term care facility preferred.
- Previous supervisory experience preferred.
Primary Location: Georgia-Fitzgerald
Shift: 3rd Shift
Job Posting: Jan 5, 2022, 12:07:20 PM
Keywords: PruittHealth, Albany , NC LPN Nurse-in-Charge HCC, Healthcare , Fitzgerald, Georgia
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