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RN Charge Nurse Portland, OR

Company:
Executive Search Solutions
Location:
Portland, Oregon, United States
Posted:
November 17, 2016

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Description:

RN Charge Nurse – Portland, OR

We are searching for an experienced Charge Nurse to supervise clinical services within a skilled nursing facility located in Portland, Oregon. This facility requires a Registered Nurse with long term care experience for the Charge Nurse position. Oregon License in good standing required. This position will have varying shifts, primarily evening and nights, part to full time.

We're proud to be rated 5 Stars by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. Our patients benefit from a full range of post-acute rehabilitation services including physical therapy, occupational therapy and speech language pathology. You'll find us in one of Portland's quiet residential neighborhoods. Lush grounds and beautiful landscaping help to create a retreat-like atmosphere. Residents, families and visitors enjoy our several garden areas for relaxing including raised beds for planting and vegetable gardens for the community.

The chosen Charge Nurse candidate will be rewarded with an impressive wage and benefits package.

Charge Nurse Essential Job Functions:

• Supervising the nursing department staff in the daily delivery of resident care

• Schedules job assignments and setting nursing unit priorities

• Providing direct resident care when needed, as determined by resident condition and available staff

• Working closely with physicians and the interdisciplinary team to plan, implement, and evaluate resident care

• Efficiently communicating relevant information (patient information, safety or equipment issues, quality of care concerns, etc.) to immediate supervisor

• Utilizing clinical decision support tools; facility protocols, medical reference materials, and sound nursing judgment, to perform clinical activity

• Facilitating the patient and family/significant other education process

• Addressing resident and family concerns with respect, empathy, and diplomacy

• Following policies for attendance, punctuality and overall dependability

• Promptly and effectively performing all assigned responsibilities

• Ensuring that resident care is provided per physician order in a manner consistent with organizational policy, goals and values

Please click apply now, email resume to Tony Perry at TPerry@essusa.net, or fax resume to 877-685-8779 to be considered for this position. We look forward to hearing from you!