Registered Nurse

at The Judge Group
Location Soldotna, AK
Date Posted December 24, 2020
Category Default
Job Type Full-time

Description

Location: Soldotna, AK
Description:

Judge Healthcare is seeking Registered Nurse for multiple openings with one of our client's in the Soldotna area 

Position details:

  • Location: Soldotna, AK 99669
  • Job Type: Contract (Likelihood of extensions)

Job Description:
A Registered Nurse is a licensed professional who provides direct and indirect patient care services under a the pharmacist’s independent authority to administer COVID-19 vaccinations and in accordance with the policies and procedures of this company, the state’s professional standards, and regulatory entities. The Registered Nurse is responsible for assessment and administration of COVID-19 vaccinations of all patients assigned to him/her, under the discretion of a Registered Pharmacist with Independent Authority to administer COVID-19 vaccinations.  

Responsibilities:

  • Demonstrates competency in patient care standards required for safe delivery of COVID-19 Immunizations
  • Will be competent in:
  • the assessment of patients via screening for COVID-19 immunizations
  • complete and accurate clinical documentation.
  • Manages time effectively and demonstrates basic leadership qualities in order to deliver and manage appropriate patient care
  • Coordinates with Walgreen Co. liaisons to arrive at the appropriate site for administration COVID-19 vaccinations.
  • Documents service provided in an acceptable time frame during or immediately after care is provided, leveraging the Vaccine Administration Record (VAR).
  • Communicates changes in patient status to appropriate members of the staff to facilitate prompt attention to patient needs. 
  • Maximizes work efficiency through the use of computers and other technologies.  Effectively uses available technology to communicate with Walgreen Co. liaisons.
  • Effectively coordinates with liaisons during COVID-19 vaccination clinics.
  • Participates in on-call responsibilities as assigned.
  • Effectively communicates with agency staff, liaisons, Long-Term Care Facility staff, patients, and family
  • Under the direction of the patient’s consent, safely administers COVID-19 vaccine provided in a manner consistent with established standards of practice and policy.
  • Prepares and submits documentation outlining services rendered within the required time frame.
  • Promptly communicates with patient’s physician and supervisor regarding problems, change in status, need for other team involvement, and goal attainment.
  • Thoroughly reports patients care needs, progress and goals when transferring care to an alternate nurse.
  • Participates in multidisciplinary team conferences
  • Maintains Confidentiality of patient and proprietary information
  • Observe legal and ethical guidelines for safeguarding the confidentiality of patient and proprietary Option Care information.
  • Speaks knowledgeably about the scope of services that are available through Option Care.
  • Maintains a professional image
  • Dresses in attire that conveys a professional image adhering to dress code policy.  Complies with dress code and infection control policies regarding hygiene and attire.
  • Consistently maintains personal self-control and professional decorum in office and community.
  • Participates and attends required in services.

Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Obtains all educational requirements necessary to maintain professional license.
  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing with valid license in state(s) of practice.
  • Valid and current driver’s license and evidence of automobile insurance.
  • Current CPR certification.
  • Minimum two years of experience providing specialty nursing care, such as infusion therapy, maternal-child health, disease state management, pediatrics, etc.  In addition, at least three months experience working in Home Health.  Self-directed with excellent time management skills and able to work independently.
  • Evidence of basic leadership skills.
  • Flexibility and the ability to work effectively within a multidisciplinary team
  • Ability to work with others and communicate effectively (verbal and oral) with team members, patients, caregivers, physicians and referral sources.
  • Ability to work under stressful conditions.
  • Ability to get to the job site.

Preferred Degree: 

  • BSN (Bachelor of Science, Nursing) 

All interested and qualified candidates can apply directly to Paige Feldman at [Click Here to Email Your Resumé], or call Paige at 484-270-1804 for immediate consideration.

Contact: [Click Here to Email Your Resumé]

This job and many more are available through The Judge Group. Find us on the web at www.judge.com