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staff - Registered Nurse (RN) - Nursing Home - $28+ per hour

Company: North Mississippi Health Services
Location: Pontotoc
Posted on: July 8, 2024

Job Description:

North Mississippi Health Services is seeking a Registered Nurse (RN) Nursing Home for a nursing job in Pontotoc, Mississippi.Job Description & Requirements

  • Specialty: Nursing Home
  • Discipline: RN
  • Duration: Ongoing
  • Employment Type: Staff
    **Patient Care:**

    * Performs tasks related to routine patient care within an assigned unit under the supervision of a Registered Nurse
    * Assists with patient's plan of care by providing and/or assisting with activities of daily living, including but not limited to personal hygiene, grooming, mobility, and comfort
    * Effectively and efficiently coordinates daily patient care activities on the nursing unit
    * Assists nursing staff to better facilitate patient admissions, discharges, and transfers.
    * Performs a variety of duties both within and in support of assigned unit as delegated by nursing staff
    * Responds to patient's call lights/requests and reports to appropriate personnel when necessary
    * Assists patients in meeting nutritional needs, including but not limited to assisting with feeding, providing fluids and supplements.

    **Inventory Control**:

    * Orders, stocks, and replenishes unit supplies and necessary equipment in a cost efficient manner
    * Participates in identifying unit financial responsibility during budget preparation
    * Assists with keeping unit within its budget restraints


    * Facilitates unit communication including, but not limited to, telephones, intercom system, call light system, computers, etc. and relays information as appropriate
    * Communicates patient information, concerns, or issues to appropriate interdisciplinary team member(s)
    * Facilitates and directs communication among visitors, employees, and physicians within assigned unit

    **Customer Service:**

    * Welcomes visitors to the unit by greeting them, answering questions, giving directions, and referring inquiries as appropriate to nursing staff.
    * Answers telephone and directs calls and inquiries to the appropriate department or staff member.
    * Polite and friendly in all interactions whether by phone or in person
    * Ensures a safe and clean environment for patients and health care team


    * Documents care provided using worksheets and/or the electronic medical record


    * Adheres to professional standards, behavioral standards, and hospital policies as set forth by the organization
    * Complies with applicable Local/State/Federal policies/procedures/guideline/regulations/laws/statues

    Maintains confidentiality by protecting personal healthcare information of all patients.North Mississippi Health Services Job ID #2232-000997. Posted job title: Nursing Assistant - Pontotoc Nursing HomeAbout North Mississippi Health ServicesAt North Mississippi Health Services, we believe in connecting you to a career that challenges you, engages your mind and inspires you to be the "you" you always wanted to be. We also believe in celebrating everything that makes you uniquely you - your talents, your perspectives and your passions - and connecting you with others to create a supportive and innovative team that aspires and achieves together. Most of all, we believe in helping you leverage and connect your personal passion with a much greater purpose. We're committed to helping our team of over 7,000 unique individuals discover what connects you to our mission, vision and ultimate "why" - our patients.With seven hospitals, more than 60 clinics, four long-term care facilities, state-of-the-art women's and behavioral health facilities and multiple outpatient care centers, we have a variety of career opportunities waiting for you.

Keywords: North Mississippi Health Services, Oxford , staff - Registered Nurse (RN) - Nursing Home - $28+ per hour, Healthcare , Pontotoc, Mississippi

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