Join our Team at Brightpoint Health! We are looking for a Dymanic Primary Care RN Staff Nurse for our State of the Art Bronx Clinic! Potential Parking on Premise!
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The Staff Registered Nurse is a licensed nurse responsible for delivery of nursing care directly to individual clients. The Registered Nurse maintains the quality of client care through the ongoing processes of assessment, planning and implementation of nursing activities at the facility.
Develops, implements and evaluates the nursing care regimens for clients:
Plans, coordinates and assesses client care
Identifies client needs and provides direct nursing care based on the clients care plan
Collaborates with interdisciplinary team members to develop, implement and evaluate client care
Participates in the Adult Day Health Care programs Quality Assurance program
Assists with Quality Assurance audits as assigned
Identifies quality issues and opportunities for improving quality of care
Documents client care with accurate and accessible records
Distributes medication to clients and keeps accurate records for narcotics and controlled drugs in accordance with law and agency policies and procedures
Orders adequate supplies and materials for rendering nursing care.
Communicates with Pharmacy, Laboratories and other vendors as needed.
Interprets philosophy and objectives of the Adult Day Health Cares nursing component to clients, families, staff and the community.
Maintains professional competence through participation in staff development and educational program.
The above is intended to describe the essential job functions, the general supplemental functions and the essential requirements for the performance of the job. It is not to be construed as an exhaustive statement of all the job functions.
Bachelors Degree or Associates Degree in Nursing from an accredited nursing program; Experience as a nursing care practitioner; Fluency in written and spoken English; Demonstrated understanding of the needs of clients in treatment for HIV/AIDS and substance abuse; Ability to see, hear and speak to clients; Bi-lingual English/Spanish preferred.
Bright Point Health