Give direct physical and psychological nursing care in a
long term care setting, as well as in the presence of
illness or disabilities in order to maintain life,
provide comfort, reduce stress and enhance the
resident’s ability to cope.
- Must possess a current, unencumbered, active state
license to practice as an RN, LPN, or CAN in this
- Minimum of two years of experience required.
- Long Term Care experience preferred.
- Must demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary
to provide care appropriate to the age-related needs
of the residents served.
- Be a supportive team member, contribute to and be an
example of team work and team concept.
- Must possess the ability to make independent
decisions when circumstances warrant such actions.
- Must possess the ability to deal tactfully with
personnel, residents, family members, visitors,
government agencies, personnel and the general
public Must be knowledgeable of nursing and medical
practices and procedures, as well as laws,
regulations and guidelines that pertain to nursing
- Must possess leadership and supervisory ability and
the willingness to work harmoniously with and
supervise other personnel.
- Must possess the ability to plan, organize,
implement, and interpret the programs, goals,
objectives, policies and procedures, etc., that are
necessary for providing quality care.
- Must be willing to seek out new methods and
principles and be willing to incorporate them into
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