InGenesis Registered Nurse ( RN ) in Danville, Pennsylvania
Registered Nurse - Direct Care We are currently hiring Registered Nurses to provide direct care services for the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania at the Danville State Hospital
Overnight Shifts available
Great Benefits - Paid Holidays - Paid Time Off
• Possession of a current license to practice as a registered nurse issued by the Pennsylvania State Board of Nursing; or possession of a non-renewable temporary practice permit issued by the Pennsylvania State Board of Nursing. • Ability to enter health data for residents into electronic medical records data base. • Proficient computer skills to include, but not limited to, Microsoft Office products.
Duties include but are not limited to:
• Candidate performs as a charge nurse, staff nurse or an assessment coordinator providing nursing care and treatment services in a Commonwealth facility for individuals with a mental or physical injury or illness, dysfunctional behavior and/or a developmental disability. • As charge nurse, the candidate directs and coordinates the delivery of nursing care and treatment for individuals in patient or resident care and treatment area(s), ward(s), unit(s) or living area(s). • Candidate will make assessments and decisions in regard to staff utilization and supplies and equipment needs. • Supervise paraprofessional and/or a non-professional nursing direct care personnel assigned to their patient or resident care and treatment area(s), ward(s), unit(s) or living area(s); and ensures that the coordination of services, coverage of services, and maintenance of records is accomplished. • Candidate will serve as the assessment coordinator and develop, implement, and evaluate individualized nursing care and treatment plans for residents; directs, evaluates and coordinates the delivery of nursing care and treatment with members of the nursing staff and interdisciplinary teams. • Meets with family and residents to assess residents' condition and completes documentation as required by federal and state regulations. • Responsible for providing professional nursing care and treatment services in a patient or resident care area; which may include being responsible for a nursing specialty care area, such as, infection control or quality assurance/improvement/risk management activities. • Exercise independent judgment in the application of professional nursing practices. • Candidate is expected to be competent in multiple nursing skill areas at a minimum but not limited to assessing and completing a Plan of Care. • Candidate must function within his/her standards of nursing practice at all times.
InGenesis provides healthcare management and staffing solutions to government, education and corporate clients and is one of America's fastest-growing independent companies.
InGenesis is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, or national origin.