Birch Gardens in Chicopee, MA is now hiring REGISTERED NURSES to join our team!
OBJECTIVE: To supervise the day-to-day activities of the assigned nursing station(s). The RN is responsible for the coordination, planning/implementation, and evaluating the personalized nursing services provided to each residents on a 24-hour basis.
Providing advice & support to the Residents and their families
Monitoring Residents and administering medication and treatments
Documents Resident care services in electronic health record program
Protect Residents & staff by adhering to infection-control policies & protocols
Strategize with physicians and nurse practitioners to administer optimal care
Assures quality of care by adhering to Facility philosophies & standards of care
Supervising LPNs and Nursing Assistants
Maintains Resident confidentiality
Must have a valid Massachusetts RN License
Basic computer skills
Excellent communication skills, effectively communicate with staff, family and outside agencies
Experience in LTC settings
Should be friendly and a team worker
Good problem solver with abilities to make independent judgments utilizing initiative, discretion and the nursing process as needed
Demonstrates leadership ability
Effective management and supervisory skills
Ability to prioritize duties
Ability to complete assigned duties within a constantly changing environment.
Customer service oriented with knowledge of successful customer service techniques
Clinical competence to utilize the nursing process to perform physical and cognitive assessments of residents
Birch Gardens is a long-term care and rehabilitation facility which provides the highest possible quality of care and life for all residents. Birch Gardens offers a friendly working environment, with fair compensation, an opportunity to serve the many wonderful people who resided in the Chicopee, Ludlow, and surrounding areas. Professional growth & stability, is offered to all of our team members.