RN Charge Nurses
Posted: 07/27/2022Bradford Manor
HCF believes each employee makes a significant contribution to the quality of life of our residents and the success of the organization. Employee contributions are not limited by assigned job responsibilities. Therefore, this job description is designed to outline essential functions, qualifications and job scope, but not limit the employee to the responsibilities identified. It is HCF’s expectation that each individual will offer their services wherever and whenever necessary to ensure the highest quality care to our residents.
Supervises nursing care to residents according to physicians orders, directs staff and ensures the delivery of quality care on their shift.
Because HCF exists to care for our residents, regular attendance and punctuality are essential to provide quality care
Must be in good physical condition as the position requires the ability to stand on one’s feet throughout the day, as well as, push, pull, move and/or lift frequently a minimum of 10 pounds and up to greater than 50 pounds occasionally
Commitment to HCF mission, values, philosophy and Service Excellence Initiative
Must be able to complete performance requirements independently while using good judgment as well as have the ability to harmoniously work with others
Must be able to read, write and understand the English language
Must function within scope of practice according to the State Board of Nursing
Administers medication and treatments as prescribed by physician
Must follow HCF Policy and Procedures
Must meet job related competencies for Registered Nurse as outlined in the Skills Competency Manual
Accurately and timely completes documentation of care given
Supervises, evaluates and may suspend personnel according to HCF policy
Refers to and follows resident’s care plan
Observes and reports any abnormal findings, such as, injuries, incidents, skin issues, complaints, suspected abuse/neglect/misappropriation, and any unsafe conditions as well as any significant change in condition
Oversees operation and staffing for their shift
Attend required in-service education
Follows appropriate Infection Control and Safety Practices
Communicates effectively with residents, staff and visitors
Assumes responsibility for maintaining his/her professional competence
All other duties as assigned
Knowledge, Skills and abilities:
Graduation from an accredited school of nursing.
Current license as a Registered Nurse (PA) and/or Licensed Practical Nurse (OH) with the State Board of Nursing.
CPR certification recommended.
Phone: (814) 397-4683