St. John's Lutheran Ministries Registered Nurse (RN) in Billings, Montana

Full Time Days 6am 6pm Rotating Schedule with e/o weekend off!

SUMMARY:

Works under the general supervision of the Unit Manager and the Director of Resident Care Services, to provide quality professional, nursing care to nursing facility residents and supervises assigned nursing staff.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTION:

Oversee the care of all residents in assigned areas Assess residents and administer nursing treatments Work closely with physicians to determine appropriate care Responds to and leads emergency situations Complete medical records on residents Performs record keeping according to policies developed by St. John’s Lutheran Ministries in accordance with state and federal regulations Participate in Care Plan and other family meetings Coordination of appropriateness of Admissions, Discharges, and/or Transfers Provides assistance to Physicians, other Health Care Providers and visitors Has daily contact with residents, staff members, resident family members and volunteers in completing their assigned job functions Supervise LPN’s and C.N.A.’s in assigned areas Coach, educate, evaluate and discipline assigned employees Provides constructive feedback to nursing administration for LPN’s and C.N.A.’s through performance evaluations Assist LPN’s and C.N.A’s when necessary Employee Responsibilities

Follows policy and procedures on annual TB testing. Follows policy and procedures on annual influenza vaccinations. Attends all mandatory in-services Attends and participates in scheduled training and educational classes to maintain current certifications in accord with the State of Montana. Performs other duties as assigned by the Restorative Nurse or charge nurse.

REQUIREMENTS:

Minimum Requirements: Must be licensed as a Registered Nurse in the State of Montana. Previous work experience in a health care setting preferred.

Knowledge, skills, and abilities required:

Ability to understand verbal instructions.