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RN Registered Nurse

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Job ID: 386384


RN Registered Nurse

Join our team at St. Joseph’s Place, part of Ascension Living, is looking for caring and compassionate Registered Nurses to join the team! This gorgeous 113 bed Long Term Care Center offers -term skilled nursing, rehabilitation and therapy.


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Why Join Ascension?

+ Be part of a great team and culture

+ Generous PTO, excellent (and affordable) medical, dental, vision and retirement (with a match)

+ Flexible scheduling and student friendly

+ Tuition reimbursement, discount programs and more

What You Will Do

+ Claim responsibility and accountability for a group of patients/residents through the nursing process of assessment, planning, intervention, implementation and evaluation

+ Effectively interact with patients/residents, family members, responsible parties and other health team members, while maintaining standards of professional nursing

+ Plan, supervise and evaluate care of each patient/resident

+ Ensure that the status of the patient/resident condition is effectively communicated to the physician

Key Responsibilities

+ Perform assessments on patients/residents and reassessments as per policy

+ Develop and implement appropriate plan of care based on assessment and diagnosis tailored to meet each individual’s needs (physical, cultural and psychosocial)

+ Evaluate plan of care and make necessary changes

+ Demonstrate knowledge of medications and their correct administration based on age of the patient/resident and their clinical condition

+ Evaluate patient/resident responses to medications

+ Plan for and provide patient/resident, family and caregiver education

+ Identify learning needs and clearly communicate information and documents patient/resident response to education

+ Document according to current standards and policies

+ Plan for patient/resident discharge, anticipate and plan for long-term and/or short-term patient/resident needs and collaborate with the discharge planner when appropriate

+ Assess the patient/resident prior to discharge

+ Delegate and collaborate in providing patient/resident care according to licensure and skill levels, follow up to ensure success

+ Assure resident safety by identifying safety hazards and emergency situations and initiate corrective action as appropriate

+ Other duties as assigned

What You Will Need

+ Valid license as a Registered Nurse in the state in which employed required

+ CPR certification preferred for assisted living; required for LTC upon hire, or obtain within thirty (30) days of employment


+ Completion of an accredited RN program

+ A minimum of one-year experience as an RN preferred but not required

+ Supervisory experience preferred

+ Possesses working knowledge of state and federal regulations

Equal Employment Opportunity

Ascension is an EEO/AA employer: M/F/Disabled/Vet. For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster:

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

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REQNUMBER: 386384-1A

RN Registered Nurse

Full time
Emmitsburg, MD 21727

Published on 06/15/2020

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