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Elderwood RN - Registered Nurse in Cheektowaga, New York

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Pay: Up to $45.00 / Hour

Overview

At Elderwood, our Mission is People Caring for People. Our values of Integrity, Collaboration, Accountability, Respect & Excellence are at the core of everything we do. We strive to not only be the partner of choice for our residents, their families and community players – but also for our valued employees.

Elderwood at Cheektowaga is seeking reliable and caring Registered Nurses (RNs) to join our Clinical Team.

RN COMPENSATION PACKAGE:

  • RN BONUS: $10,000 for Full Time, $5,000 for Part Time

  • Shift Differentials for evenings, nights & weekends: up to $3.00 / Hour

    Additional Elderwood Benefits for RNs:

  • EARN 16% more with our Pay in Lieu of Benefits Program (higher base pay)

  • Shift Differentials for evenings, nights & weekends

  • Tuition Reimbursement Programs

  • Employee Referral Bonus - UP TO $2,000

  • 401K with Employer Matching

  • PTO & Holiday Package

  • Full Suite of Health Benefits - Medical, Dental, Vision

    About Elderwood at Cheektowaga:

  • Centrally located to the metro-Buffalo region, Elderwood at Cheektowaga is a well-established long-term care community offering round-the-clock skilled nursing care and comprehensive subacute rehab services. Residents with dementia benefit from Elderwood’s Seasons Memory Care program. The community is part of a continuum on the suburban campus that allows seniors to age in place with Elderwood assisted living and independent living communities nearby.

    RN - Registered Nurse Position Overview:

  • This position is responsible for the direct nursing care of residents which encompasses planning, developing, organizing, implementing, and evaluating the care of residents to ensure that the highest degree of quality care and regulatory compliance is maintained at all times.

Responsibilities

(RN - Registered Nurse):

  • Direct and monitor the personal care duties and nursing care procedures carried out by Nursing Assistants of the assigned team.

  • Assist Nursing Assistants with direct care of residents, as necessary.

  • Report to RN Unit Manager/Assistant Unit Manager or Charge RN Supervisor unusual symptoms, changes of condition, daily needs, and progress of residents.

  • Follow the Plan of Care for each resident, and monitor the performance of Nursing Assistants in implementation of the care plan.

  • Receive controlled substances from the shift Supervisory Nurse and is responsible for all aspects of the storage and distribution of these medications; ensure proper and safe placement and use of medications stored in medication cart, stock medication cupboards, medication room refrigerator and narcotic cabinets.

  • Document as applicable in the care plans, Nursing Notes, Medical Administration Records, Treatment Records and other required records.

  • Monitor resident care standards during performance of duties, and encourage that rights of residents and preferences in care and treatment are respected.

Qualifications

(RN - Registered Nurse):

  • Credentials as a Licensed Registered Nurse (RN) with a current State license required.

  • Registered Nurse (RN) Training and work experience in a geriatric setting preferred.

  • Ability to supervise and work well with other personnel required.

  • Ability to communicate well verbally and in writing required.

  • Qualities of maturity, diplomacy, and ability to work well with others required. Caring, respectful attitude towards residents required.

  • Physical stamina for constant activity required.

  • Ability to perform tasks to established standards of excellence required.

  • Demonstrated willingness to uphold the vision and mission of the company by following the core values of Integrity, Teamwork, and Passion for Excellence and Reverence for the Individual is required.

  • This position requires regular interaction with residents, coworkers, visitors, and/or supervisors. In order to ensure a safe work environment for residents, coworkers, visitors, and/or supervisors of the Company, and to permit unfettered communication between the employee and those residents, coworkers, visitors, and supervisors, this position requires that the employee be able to read, write, speak, and understand the English language at an intermediate or more advanced level.

EOE Statement

WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. Applicants and employees are considered for positions and are evaluated without regard to mental or physical disability, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status or any other protected Federal, State/Province or Local status unrelated to the performance of the work involved.

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Posted Date4 weeks ago(5/23/2024 9:25 AM)

Requisition ID2024-29506

of Openings3

Area of InterestNursing

CompanyElderwood

LocationElderwood at Cheektowaga

Position TypeRegular Full-Time

Shift8- or 12-Hour Shifts: 7a -7p

SalaryPay: Up to $45.00 / Hour

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