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RN- Weeknights- Pediatric Long Term Care

Company: childserve
Location: Des Moines
Posted on: August 7, 2022

Job Description:

Description$10,000 hiring bonus! -As a -nursein this unit at ChildServe, -you will join a team of caring co-workers with a mission of providing needed services to children. Our nursing staff rates the culture, their co-workers and the kids as their WHY for continuing to work at ChildServe.RN wages have been increased to be 10% -above market. -Apply today! -

ChildServe's Pediatric Long-term Care program isIowa's only -pediatric long-term care program for children with complex medical needs. Our team of nurses, therapists, and other experts provide 24-7 residential skilled nursing care in a family-focused environment. We care for children who are unable to live at home due to their complex medical needs. Our intensive medical and nursing services support children with a variety of conditions. Along with expert medical care, we provide onsite therapy and medical equipment support to help each child live a full life.

6:00am - 6:30pm, three days per week, and every other weekend

ChildServe -offers a -RN Residency program -to support the transition to practice for nurses who have graduated from a nursing program within the past 12 months. -If you are hired for a position on our rehabilitation or long term care units, you will automatically be enrolled in the Nurse Residency. -The residency is a combination of online lectures and discussions, a hands-on skills practice, and an evidence-based project all supported by monthly meetings with a Clinical Learning & Development Specialist.
What Youll Do

  • Within the nursing scope of practice, physician's orders, and the patient's care plan, make decisions and deliver a full range of nursing care based on the fundamentals of the nursing process.
  • Maintain accurate, completed, and timely records as defined by nursing standards of practice and ChildServe -policies and procedures.
  • Communicate effectively, respectfully, and professionally with patients, physicians, families, school personnel, ChildServe -staff, and others to assure assigned child's care needs are assessed, communicated, and met. -
  • Provide oversight of the care delivered by Licensed Practical Nurses and paraprofessionals.
  • Provide training to children, families, and staff as needed to help advance the skills and knowledge of all people associated with a child's care delivery.
  • Demonstrate good stewardship of ChildServe -equipment, supplies, and environment.
  • Complete other duties as assignedWhat Youll Need
    • Current valid license as a RN in Iowa. BSN Preferred
    • 1 year experience required.
    • Documentation of current CPR/BLS certification
    • Ability to communicate effectively in reading, writing and speaking the English language
    • Ability to lift up to 35 lbs, be mobile within the assigned work area, and frequently bend, lift, reach, and stand.
    • This position is subject to CMS COVID-19 vaccination guidelines.Why ChildServe?ChildServe -has earned the title of Top Workplace every year since 2014. Here's why employees love working here:
      • Our work matters. -We partner with families to help children with special healthcare needs live a -greatlife.
      • We're not your average non-profit. -We serve 5,200 children each year through over 30 specialty pediatric services in the Ames, Des Moines, and Iowa City areas. Many of our programs are one-of-a-kind.
      • Our team members rock. -Our teams are filled with people who care about their coworkers, and who believe that collaboration is key to providing exceptional care to children.
      • Our learning never stops. As a non-profit dedicated to innovation, we're proud to help many team members gain new certifications, continue their education, take their expertise to the next level, and find new opportunities to advance their career right here at ChildServe.
      • We'removing forward together. Experts across multiple disciplines work together to help kids get the best care possible.Ready to leave work every day knowing you've made a difference for kids and families? Let's move Forward Together - apply today!

        ChildServe -is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Keywords: childserve, Des Moines , RN- Weeknights- Pediatric Long Term Care, Healthcare , Des Moines, Iowa

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