The Manor at Bluewater Treatment Nurse (RN) in Niceville, Florida
Purpose: The Treatment Nurse is expected to have the over-all responsibility for treatments in the facility. While the treatment nurse works in conjunction with the physicians and the ARNP, he or she is expected to take ownership of all aspects of treatments in the facility. Qualifications: * Health: Able to meet performance requirements of this job. * Education and training: * Graduate from an approve training program * Licensed to practice in this state * Participate in continuing trends and new developments in nursing and meets state requirements. * Job Knowledge and Capabilities: * Ability to learn, absorb and apply technical training to prepare and administer treatments and keep records in prescribed manner. * Ability to communicate effectively in writing, by telephone and in personal contacts. * Ability to organize work procedures, assume responsibility of treatments and monitor effectiveness. * Special interest in treatments. * Ability to use electronic medical records. Specific Duties and Responsibilities Required: * Assume responsibility for safe and effective administration of treatments and documentation. * Obtain treatment orders from physician and or ARNP, follow up with progress. * Monitor progress of treatments, note any change and intervene if necessary to change treatment orders. Obtain orders and keep care plan current. * Assist physician with treatment rounds. * Maintain self- respect, personal dignity and physical safety of each patient. Assist patients to achieve resolution of skin issues. * Work as a nurse on the cart if needed. * Perform other duties as assigned.