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Charge Registered Nurse (RN)

Company: Vitalcore Health Strategies
Location: Racine
Posted on: June 5, 2024

Job Description:

Join the VitalCore Team in Michigan! We're people fueled by passion, not by profit! VitalCore Health Strategies (VCHS), an industry leader in Correctional Healthcare, has an opening for a Charge Registered Nurse (RN) at Racine County Jail in Racine, Wisconsin!At VitalCore we pride ourselves on retaining and acquiring hardworking ethical individuals who are committed to providing quality services. Join our team and experience first-hand how VitalCore Health Strategies promotes a positive work environment that is based on respect and appreciation of the hard work and dedication of our staff.REGISTERED NURSE CHARGE (RN) BENEFITS PACKAGE:Holiday Pay: New Years Day, Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Memorial Day, Juneteenth, Independence Day, Labor Day, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas DayMedical/Dental/Vision InsuranceLife InsuranceShort Term/Long Term DisabilityIdentity Theft ProtectionAnimal/Pet InsuranceEmployee Assistance Program and Discount Center401KPTOAnnual Incentive BonusREGISTERED NURSE CHARGE (RN) POSITION SUMMARYThe Registered Nurse (RN) delivers quality care consistent within the scope of practice as outlined by the local state nurse practice act for Registered Nurses. The RN works in accordance with local practice acts and regulations, delegates and ensures supervision of nursing activities and functions to other competent nursing personnel appropriate to their scope of practice. The RN assumes responsibility and accountability for the quality of care delivered; works to ensure a safe environment for themselves, the patient and other staff members. The RN acts as a patient advocate to promote the quality of health care delivered in the facility and serve as a leader at all times to promote best practices within the profession of nursing in a correctional environment.REGISTERED NURSE CHARGE (RN) MINIMUM REQUIREMENTSGraduate of an accredited School of NursingLicensure as a Registered Nurse in the state of employment.Possesses an active CPR certification.Remains knowledgeable about specific state laws and regulations governing practice.Satisfactory completion of initial and annual clinical competencies to demonstrate aptitude as assigned by role.Acute care experience preferredREGISTERED NURSE CHARGE (RN) ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONSMaintain accurate, detailed reports and records.Administer medications to patients and monitor patients for reactions and side effects.Record patients medical information and vital signs.Monitor, record, and report symptoms or changes in patients condition.Consult and coordinate with healthcare team members to assess, plan, implement, or evaluate patient care plans.Modify patient treatment plans as indicated by patients responses and conditions.Monitor all aspects of patient care, including diet and physical activity.Direct or supervise less-skilled nursing or healthcare personnel or supervise a particular unit.Prepare patients for and assist with examinations or treatments.Instruct individuals, families, or other groups on topics such as health education, disease prevention, and childbirth as well as develop health improvement programs.Prepare rooms, sterile instruments, equipment, or supplies and ensure that stock of supplies is maintained.Order, interpret, and evaluate diagnostic tests to identify and assess patients condition.Additional duties as assigned by facility.REGISTERED NURSE MANAGER (RN) SCHEDULEFull -TimePRNVitalCore Health Strategies is an equal opportunity employer and committed to creating and maintaining an inclusive workplace in which all employees have an opportunity to participate and contribute to the success of the business and are valued for their skills, experience, and unique perspectives.Keywords: Registered Nurse, RN, Correctional Healthcare, Nurse, rn, registered nurse, corrections, nurse #ZR #INDMNFull-Timeby Jobble

Keywords: Vitalcore Health Strategies, Racine , Charge Registered Nurse (RN), Healthcare , Racine, Wisconsin

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