Avalon Health Care is seeking a dependable, organized and dedicated Registered Nurse to join our outstanding team!
The Registered Nurse is responsible for the independent supervision of the delivery of care to a group of residents in a nursing unit, including assessing resident needs, development of individual care plans, administering nursing care, evaluating nursing care, and supervising Certified Nursing Assistants (CNAs) and other personnel in the delivery of nursing care.
Candidates must have current nursing license as well as a positive attitude! Our post-acute facilities are physician-led, quality-driven, and patient-centered. This patient focus and standard of care allows our employees to build long term, meaningful relationships with our patients. That is why Avalon employees proudly say “We embrace a reverence for life and a heart for healing.”
We are looking for like-minded individuals who welcome responsibility and are excited to uphold our core principles. With enthusiasm and compassion, our Avalon family works with our patients and their families as well as with our communities to celebrate life every day!
If you seek to use your mind and your heart to improve lives on a daily basis, come join our team! We offer great challenges and opportunities for personal fulfillment!
*A current, active license to practice as a Registered Nurse (RN) in State of practice.
*Demonstrate clinical assessment skills at the level necessary to meet the job requirements.
*Ability to make independent decisions when circumstances warrant such action.
*Knowledgeable of nursing and medical practices and procedures, as well as laws, regulations and guidelines that pertain to long-term care.
*Effective interpersonal skills and the ability to work with an interdisciplinary care team.
*Ability to plan, organize, develop, implement, and interpret the programs, goals, objectives, and policies and procedures that are necessary for providing quality care.
*Capable of researching new methods and principles to incorporate them into existing nursing practices.
*Basic understanding of computer technology, including email use.
*Proven written and oral communication skills.
*Proven decision making and analytical skills.
*Able to relate positively, favorably and cooperatively with others, including employees, residents, family members, and personnel of outside agencies and organizations.
*Positive attitude toward the elderly.
*Recent clinical experience, education, or specialty skills specific to geriatrics is required.
*At least one year of experience in Long Term Care is preferred.
Avalon Health Care - 18 months ago