Valley Vista Care Services

Sandpoint - Registered Nurse

Apply to: Susan Ferguson
PRN Only
Job Type:
Evening Shift
Sandpoint, Idaho

Pay Rate: DOE
Duration: Full time, part time and PRN positions available
Job Description:

Performs direct nursing services which includes administering medications and treatments and providing personal care and ADLs to assist in assessment and evaluation; assists with diagnostic and therapeutic procedures. Will draw blood, start and administer IV fluids per MD order. Care for PICC line per guidelines.

Delegates suitable components of care to nursing assistants; responsible for providing guidance and supervision as necessary.

Assists in resident and family health teaching and rehabilitation.

Consults and validates data, records and reports pertinent information; provides explanations to families and other staff.

Recognizes and reports safety hazards.

May assume charge nurse, primary nurse, and team leader duties.

Identifies and evaluates the resident’s response to health problems and treatment.

Communicates resident care needs and approach to other personnel involved in care.

Assumes responsibility for own professional growth and development; plans and/or participates in conferences and classes to improve knowledge and practice in resident care; attends in-service programs that are provided to facilitate compliance with government regulations.

Participates in the nursing service quality assurance program.

Participates in orientation and training of licensed and unlicensed personnel.

Documents on the 24 hour report any pertinent information, new orders or changes in condition during shift

A current State of Idaho RN license or Compact State license is required.
Preferred Skills: