Unit Coordinator LVN

Sava Senior Care Administrative Services

NA

8th Oct

Windsor, North Carolina

Primary Skills : Healthcare.

Secondary Skills : Healthcare.

No. of Positions : 1

Job Description

About the Job

Summary

Provides and coordinates clinical services for residents / patients in the various units and is responsible for facilitating the interdisciplinary team.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Assesses and evaluates the systems which facilitate the delivery of quality resident care.
  • Facilitates the resolution of issues and concerns associated with resident / patient care including family issues.
  • Implements and evaluates all nursing procedures and systems relative to unit programming.
  • Makes nursing diagnoses that serve as the basis for the strategy of care.
  • Performs nursing assessments regarding the health status of the resident / patient.
  • Develops a plan of care and implements nursing care based on assessment.
  • Provides health education to patients and their families.
  • Participates in quality assurance activities.
  • Adheres to scope of practice limitations based on qualifications.
  • Completes required forms and documents in accordance with company policy and state and/or federal regulations.
  • Will perform general nursing duties in cases of emergency or staffing shortages.
  • May function as Unit Coordinator for specialty unit, such as Alzheimer's unit, in which case additional duties may be required.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

  • Graduate of an accredited school of Nursing preferred.
  • Valid State licensure.
Job Description

About the Job

Summary

Provides and coordinates clinical services for residents / patients in the various units and is responsible for facilitating the interdisciplinary team.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Assesses and evaluates the systems which facilitate the delivery of quality resident care.
  • Facilitates the resolution of issues and concerns associated with resident / patient care including family issues.
  • Implements and evaluates all nursing procedures and systems relative to unit programming.
  • Makes nursing diagnoses that serve as the basis for the strategy of care.
  • Performs nursing assessments regarding the health status of the resident / patient.
  • Develops a plan of care and implements nursing care based on assessment.
  • Provides health education to patients and their families.
  • Participates in quality assurance activities.
  • Adheres to scope of practice limitations based on qualifications.
  • Completes required forms and documents in accordance with company policy and state and/or federal regulations.
  • Will perform general nursing duties in cases of emergency or staffing shortages.
  • May function as Unit Coordinator for specialty unit, such as Alzheimer's unit, in which case additional duties may be required.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

  • Graduate of an accredited school of Nursing preferred.
  • Valid State licensure.

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