Registered Nurse

Commonwealth of Kentucky - Hardin, KY3.3

Full-time
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19-000000401 Registered Nurse
Pay Grade13Salary $21.87 Hourly
Employment Type Executive Branch | Chapter 18A | Full Time, Eligible for Overtime Pay | 40 HR/WK
Hiring Agency General Government Cabinet | Department of Veterans Affairs
Location 100 Veterans Drive
Radcliff KY 40160 USA
Description The Radcliff Veteran Center is a skilled nursing facility that cares for the Commonwealth of Kentucky’s Veterans. Our mission is to Serve Kentucky’s Veterans by fostering independence, preserving dignity and providing compassionate care.

The Registered Nurse position is responsible for caring for the residents of the Carl M. Brashear Radcliff Veterans Center.

Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:
Performs nursing duties under direction of a physician.
Performs medical treatments and administers medications as prescribed.
Collects assessment data and cares for our veterans within the scope of the RN clinical skills.
Supervises other clinical staff in administering care to the residents and documents essential information.

Preferred Skills and Abilities:
Strong Interpersonal Skills
Professionalism
Adaptability and Flexibility
Self-Starter
Compassionate
Minimum Requirements
EDUCATION: See Special Requirements.

EXPERIENCE, TRAINING, OR SKILLS: NONE

Substitute EDUCATION for EXPERIENCE: NONE

Substitute EXPERIENCE for EDUCATION: NONE

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS (AGE, LICENSURE, REGULATION, ETC.): Must be licensed in Kentucky as a registered nurse or possess a valid work permit issued by the Kentucky Board of Nursing. http://www.lrc.state.ky.us/KRS/314-00/041.PDF http://www.lrc.state.ky.us/KRS/314-00/101.PDF http://www.lrc.ky.gov/kar/201/020/070.htm http://www.kbn.ky.gov/ Must maintain any required licensure(s), certification(s), or other credentials for the length of employment in this classification. Employing agency is responsible for ensuring employee possesses and maintains required licensure(s), certification(s) or other credentials.

Working Condition Work is typically performed in a hospital or institutional setting. May be exposed to hazards such as caring for patients with infectious diseases. Must observe rigid guidelines to guard against these and other dangers such as radiation, chemicals used for sterilization and anesthetics.
Probationary Period This job has an initial and promotional probationary period of 6 months. For additional information refer to: http://www.lrc.ky.gov/kar/101/001/325.pdf
If you have questions about this advertisement, please contact Brandy Wright at brandy.wright@ky.gov .
An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D