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Long-Term Care RN

Job Code:  2478416
Job Location:  Walden, CO
Category: Nursing - RN-Rehab/LTC
Type: Contract
Posting Company: Soliant Health
Last Updated: Posted 22 days ago
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Steamboat Springs, Colorado – We are hiring talented and experienced Registered Nurses for a skilled nursing facility in Steamboat Springs. This facility offers short- and long-term care to patients in Colorado’s Yampa Valley Region. Steamboat Springs is perhaps best known for the Steamboat Ski resort, home to 6 peaks including Mount Werner, as well as the city’s geothermal hot springs.

Job Description and Details

  • Participates in physician rounds and notes orders written.
  • Documents/reports care provided and resident observations including unusual or significant changes in physical, mental, or behavioral conditions.
  • Makes daily staff assignments and changes as needed.
  • Assigns and administers medications, treatments, IV’s, Tube feedings as ordered.
  • Evaluates lab and x-ray results; notifies physician of acute illness and abnormal lab and x-ray reports; enter orders on computer system.
  • Responds to emergency calls, resident/visitor’s requests and corrects environmental hazards in an appropriate and safe manner.
  • Obtains/performs vital signs and heights and weights.
  • Examines resident records/charts to discriminate between normal and abnormal findings; recognizes when to refer the resident to a physician for evaluation.
  • Initiates requests for consultation or referral and responds to requests from the resident, physician, or nursing staff.
  • Performs administrative duties such as completing medical forms, reports, evaluations, studies, charting, etc.
  • Notifies Social Services or resident’s families of falls or changes in condition.
  • Provides stand-by assist or reminders with activities of daily living such as grooming; oral hygiene; bath/shower; hair; maintaining the personal environment
  • Performs clinical procedures according to facility standards.
  • Maintains a working knowledge of facility infection control procedures.
  • Maintains educational development in compliance with state and federal regulations and current knowledge of resident care practices.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
  • 36 Hours/Week
  • 8-13 Week Contract
  • Job Requirements

  • 1+ Years RN experience in Long-Term Care, geriatric or related specialty is preferred
  • Graduate of accredited RN program
  • CO RN License
  • CPR/ACLS/BLS Certifications
  • Joshua Bayless

    Sunbelt Staffing

    (813) 518-6892

    Joshua.Bayless@SunbeltStaffing.com


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