Registered Nurse

Alaris Health - Secaucus, NJ (30+ days ago)3.3

Alaris Health at Fountains South, a 120 bed-skilled nursing Center in Secaucus, New Jersey, seeks a registered nurse (RN) to help oversee nursing personnel, tend to the unit’s daily operations and fulfill other responsibilities, including but not limited to:.
  • effectively communicating with everyone from residents to government personnel and the general public
  • providing the highest quality of care possible to each of our residents, paying meticulous attention to care plans, courses of action, residents’ records and documents
  • maintaining composure in emergency situations and complying with all Center guidelines and regulations
  • ensuring that each resident’s attending physician and family or responsible party are promptly notified of any significant change in his/her health condition
  • and above all, ensuring that each resident receives the highest quality of service, compassion and care

Job Requirements:
  • Full command of the English language, including understanding technical concepts
  • Current registered nurse license from an approved New Jersey school of nursing (recent experience in geriatric or rehabilitative nursing and experience in supervisory capacity is preferred)
  • Current physical assessment skills, comprehensive knowledge of state nursing principles
  • Thorough knowledge of nursing techniques and practices
  • Ability to handle/manipulate instruments and equipment and supervise nursing functions
  • Possess empathetic attitude towards residents and be able to gain their confidence
  • Ability to recognize and identify symptoms and make decisions quickly in emergencies