Open Position at Baton Rouge Health Care Center
RN Weekend Treatment Nurse
Posted on August 19, 2020
Job Details at a Glance
Qualifications: The staff RN must be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing currently a registered nurse with a valid nursing license to practice in the state of Louisiana. Long term care experience preferred but not essential.
Status: Part Time
Days and Hours: Saturday and Sunday, 8a-4p
Job Description, Requirements, and Duties
The treatment nurse is responsible for the assessment and follow up of each resident’s need for and result of treatments provided in the facility or a designated area of the facility. He/she communicates with the other licensed staff of the facility in assessing needs and results of staff action to assure residents do not decrease their functional abilities such as: obtain skin breakdown, contractures, weight loss, skin tears and so forth while in the facility. Assists the facility to provide education, assessment and intervention to assure prevention programs are implemented. Assists the facility in following appropriate infection control programs. Works with the facility as team member to assure treatments are coordinated with other events of the day. Assists the Nursing Department to assure residents care plans are followed. Documents on records as per policy and procedures of the facility. Participates in staff meetings and in-services as required.
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