Charge Nurse (RN/LVN) - Weslaco Nursing and Rehabilitation Center
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The Charge Nurse will assist in ensuring the provision of quality care that promotes the highest practicable physical, the mental and psychological well-being of each resident as determined by resident assessments and individual plans of care. 

Responsibilities

  • Conduct rounds on assigned residents at beginning of the shift, at least every two hours and upon completion of the shift.
  • Conduct rounds with physician and record visits in clinical records.
  • Perform narcotic reconciliation with incoming and outgoing shifts.
  • Review the 24-Hour Report with incoming and outgoing Charge Nurse.
  • Provides and oversees nursing care to assigned residents.
  • Identify significant changes in the condition of residents and takes necessary action per facility policies and procedures.
  • Supervise aides in performing duties by verifying their assignments have been completed.
  • Monitor and sign ADL Flowsheet upon completion of the shift.
  • Monitor and assist in meal services.
  • Assist in implementing acute care plans as the resident’s condition changes
  • Initiate and complete Incident and Accident Reports per facility policy.
  • Discharge residents per facility policy.
  • Prior to calling physician, review Physician Standing Orders for any change in resident condition.
  • Must complete Nursing Assessment for Physician Calls prior to calling physician on any change in resident condition. 

Qualifications

  • Must possess a current Texas RN or LVN license and be in the good standing with the State of Texas 
  • Previous experience working in a skilled nursing facility or long-term care industry is preferred
  • Excellent communicator with exceptional customer service skills 
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