Buena Vista Health & Recovery Centers Registered Nurse - RN in Chandler, Arizona
Position SummaryBuena Vista Health and Recovery Centers is a growing, state of the art healthcare recovery center with multiple locations. We are currently seeking a Registered Nurse - RN to join our team of passionate healthcare professionals at our Chandler, AZ Campus.
This role will care for our patients and facilitate their speedy recovery by educating them and their families on prevention and healthy habits while providing high quality nursing care.
The Registered Nurse - RN will be scheduled to work three 12-hour shifts a week including weekends.
Duties and Responsibilities
Monitor patient?s condition and assess their needs to provide the best possible care and advice
Observe and interpret patient?s symptoms and communicate them to physicians
Collaborate with physicians and nurses to devise individualized care plans for patients
Perform routine procedures (blood pressure measurements, administering injections etc.) and fill in patients? charts
Adjust and administer patient?s medication and provide treatments according to physician?s orders
Inspect the facilities and act to maintain excellent hygiene and safety (decontaminating equipment, sanitizing surfaces, preparing beds etc.)
Provide instant medical care in emergencies
Assist surgeons during operations
Supervise and train LPNs and nursing assistants
Foster a supportive and compassionate environment to care for patients and their families
Expand knowledge and capabilities by attending educational workshops, conferences etc.
Valid nursing license in the state of Arizona
Valid CPR and CPI certifications or ability to obtain within 30 days of hire
Level one fingerprint clearance card or ability to obtain one within 60 days of hire
Proven experience as a registered nurse
Excellent knowledge of nursing care methods and procedures
Excellent knowledge of emergency care
In-depth knowledge of health and safety guidelines and procedures (sanitation, decontamination etc.) and willingness to follow them at all times
A team player with excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Responsible and compassionate
Outstanding organizational and multi-tasking skills
Patient with excellent problem-solving skills
BSc or other diploma from a nursing program