Choice Enterprises Inc REGISTERED NURSE in Denver, Colorado
SUMMARY Under supervision of a registered nurse, provides quality care topatients and performs technical skilled care in compliance with nursingstandards, federal, state, local government regulations and companyclinical policies.ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties maybe assigned. Provides direct and individualized nursing care to assignedpatients based on nursing standards and under the supervision of the Directorof Nursing and/or a Registered Nurse designee. Implements plan of careformulated by physician and Registered Nurse. Provides accurate and timelydocumentation consistent with plan of care. Assesses and providespatient/client and family caregiver education and information pertinent todiagnosis and plan of care. Maintains safe and healthy working environmentand uses safe work methods and procedures in accordance with company clinicalstandards. Participates in coordination of home health services withRegistered Nurse and clinical management. Assists patient in learningappropriate self-care activities Uses equipment and supplies effectivelyand efficiently. Documents and reports activity as required. This jobdescription is not intended to be all-inclusive. The employee will be expectedto perform other reasonable related duties as assigned by management.QUALIFICATIONS To perform this job successfully, an individual must be ableto perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed beloware representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilitiesto perform the essential functions.EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE Licensed Practical Nurse in state of practice.Graduate of an accredited practical nurse program. At least one year ofnursing experience.