Department: Skilled Nursing
Shift: 1st Shift
It is the mission of Graham Health System to provide compassionate, quality health services, in a responsible and charitable manner, to the people and communities we serve. We are the community’s choice for an exceptional healthcare experience. Graham Health System is seeking a great applicant to join our team. Graham Health System offers a great team atmosphere with multiple benefits.
The Resource Nurse is responsible for direction/maintenance of patient/resident care in the Extended Care setting. The resource nurse ensures continuity of care of the patient/resident on the units by providing direct care as well as supervising care given by staff members. The Resource Nurse will assess, plan, implement and evaluate the nursing care of patients/residents on the units. The Resource Nurse consults with staff, physicians and administration on nursing problems and interpretation of hospital policies to ensure patient/resident needs are met. The Resource nurse will function in conjunction with the Director of Extended Care to ensure the facility is meeting Illinois Department of Public Health and The Joint Commission Regulations for safe patient/resident care. The Resource Nurse is responsible for the care of adult and geriatric patients/residents taking into account acuity levels, ages, disabilities, and stages of development in the performance of his/her responsibilities. The Resource Nurse reports to the Director of Extended Care.
Graduate of an accredited School for Registered Nurses, BSN preferred. Five years clinical skilled Nursing experience required, Five years of previous supervisor experience. Patient care coordination experience preferred