Company: Belvidere Healthcare Center
Posted on: November 26, 2022
Belvidere Healthcare Center - Bear Mountain Healthcare has
immediate openings for Registered Nurses and Licensed Practical
Nurses looking to work in our Long Term Care Facility in Lowell MA,
North of Boston MA. -
About our facility: -
At Belvidere Healthcare Center it is our mission to provide our
residents and their families with superior care while still making
them feel at home. With 111 beds and various amenities, we bring a
new level of comfort to the care received. - -We provide post-acute
services, rehabilitative services, skilled nursing and
short-term/long-term care. - -We are conveniently located near area
hospitals and serve the communities of Lowell, Tewksbury,
Billerica, Dracut and all other surrounding communities.
Weekend shifts available
--- New Wage Scale with competitive rates based on experience -
--- Flexible Schedule options available
--- Paid Sick/Vacation/Persona Days/Holidays
--- Ongoing education with free CEUs
--- EAP (Employee Assistance Program)
--- Employee Recognition Events
--- Employee Discount Program via LifeMart
--- MA Licensed Registered or Practical Nurselicense
--- New Grads Welcome
--- Remote interview process available
--- Personal protective equipment provided
--- Temperature screenings
--- Social distancing guidelines in place
--- Sanitizing, disinfecting, or cleaning procedures in place
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Participates with members of the interdisciplinary team to plan,
coordinate and evaluate residents' care.
Provides direct care and/or assists with care as directed and
consistent with their scope of practice and competency. Initiate
the SBAR process and collaborate with the RN for assessment and
Documents the resident's condition and nursing needs accurately and
in a timely manner. Reports pertinent observations and reactions
regarding residents promptly to RN.
Provides oncoming shift and supervisors with accurate and complete
resident status report. Maintains the 24 hour report book.
Receives and records physicians' orders
Develops work assignments for Nurse Aides as directed. Provides
feedback to Unit Managers regarding performance of Nurse Aides.
Reports problems and complaints timely to the Unit Manager or
Receives and provides accurate and complete resident status report
at shift change. Maintains 24 Hr Report Book.
Assists in data collection for admission, transfer and discharge of
residents and provides the information to the Nurse Manager.
Completes clinical admission paperwork. Assists with clinical
Serves on and participates in committees as assigned.
Assures that inventory and supplies are maintained in a clean and
safe manner. Communicate needs to housekeeping, maintenance or
Supports and participates in the center's Performance Improvement
Participates in Survey readiness
Makes rounds with physicians and other team members as needed.
Assist physicians and consultants with special tests or procedures
within the scope of state specific nurse practice act and personal
Participates in resident assessment and care planning activities,
reviews and revises residents' assessments and care plans as needed
to the extent permitted by state nurse practice act.
Coordinates residents' care activities and communicates changes to
other team members and resident family/significant other.
Reviews, transcribes, communicates and implements physician orders,
obtaining RN signature as required by State Regulations.
Assists with emergencies, administers cardiopulmonary
Documents care performed and observations of resident status in the
clinical record promptly by utilizing standard clinical
documentation guidelines as required by Bear Mountain and local,
state and federal rules and regulations.
Monitors completeness and accuracy of own clinical medical record
entries and those of assigned LPN and Nurse Aides daily.
Participates in medication management to promote optimal safety and
effectiveness for residents by:
- Administering medications as ordered, including next scheduled
dose following admission/readmission. Notify Supervisor of
medications not available.
- Observing and reporting resident responses to
- Identifying and promptly communicating adverse drug
- Maintaining narcotic records accurately within scope of
- Responsible for completing medication interchange and insurance
prior to authorization as assigned
- Ordering or arranging for ordering of pharmaceuticals
- Notifying physicians of automatic stop orders
- Completes recapitulated physician orders review as
- Notifying supervisors of discrepancies in drug
- Cleans, organizes and replenishes supplies on
medication/treatment carts after each use and prior to shift
Initiates and assists consultants while providing services. Reviews
documentation from consultant visit and follows up on
Assist with follow up on results of qualitative and quantitative
medical record audits.
Communicates and implements pharmacy review/DRR recommendation as
Provides individual and/or unit education to residents/families and
staff based upon need and within scope of practice.
Participate in the orientation of new employees.
Committed to working with residents and families to develop and
implement strategies that promote person-centered care.
Applies "5 Star" customer service approach in all aspects of
Actively supports Bear Mountain's commitment to providing "5 Star"
service on all quality objectives, with an emphasis on continual
Adheres to all company policies, procedures, and standards of
Reports to the appropriate managers any known or suspected
violations of policy and procedures, regulations or standards of
Performs additional duties as assigned.
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