The VA Northeast Ohio Healthcare System is recruiting for an Registered Nurse (Assistant Nurse Manager). The Registered Nurse (Assistant Nurse Manager) will function in Nursing Long Term Care Service. Assist with planning, developing, organizing and implementing quality improvement projects at the unit level based on knowledge of unit's needs, CLC protocols/policies, medical center policies and LTCI standards. Assists the NM with comprehensive oversight of the unit's staffing, delivery of patient care, quality outcomes, and creating a positive work environment which enhances care delivery and professional development of staff. Demonstrates knowledge of specialty nursing trends and evidenced based care Assesses, plans, implements, and evaluates the coordination of the residents' care with collaboration of the Interdisciplinary Team (IDT). Completes comprehensive documentation according to CLC/LTC and JC standards. Advocates for holistic care while addressing patients' physical, emotional and mental needs, in collaboration with the IDT Collaborates with the IDT for admissions, transfers, and discharges of residents throughout their hospitalization or care episode. Responsive to education needs of patients and families. Work Schedule: Monday-Friday, 1pm - 9:30pm, with flexibility as needed Financial Disclosure Report: Not required
Internal Number: 599032000
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