Westminster Palms Registered Nurse **New Starting Pay!** in St Augustine, Florida
Located in the heart of World Golf Village, Westminster St. Augustine is currently accepting applications for the position of full-time or part-time Registered Nurse (RN) to work in our Health Center. As a part of the Nursing Team, this individual will provide direct nursing care to residents as well as supervise day-to-day nursing activities performed by nursing assistants and staff nurses in accordance with state and federal standards. As part of the Westminster Family, this position is a vital part of our Nursing Team.
EOE, DFWP - "We honor those who have served."
For full-time status we offer:
Medical Insurance – three plan options
Wellness credit opportunity of $50 per pay period
Dental Insurance – three plan options
Short Term Disability
Flexible Spending Plans for medical and dependent care
Basic Life & AD&D Insurance – benefit amount is two times annual salary
Long Term Disability – premium paid by company
Voluntary Term Life Insurance – available to employee, spouse and child(ren)
Employer Paid Hospital Indemnity Plan
Voluntary Group Accident and Voluntary Group Critical Illness
Health Advocate – free assistance with resolving healthcare and insurance related issues
403(b) Retirement Plan and Profit Sharing Plan
PTO Hours (hours can be sold in 20 hour increments as long as 80 hours remain afterwards)
Paid Jury Duty
Employee Assistance Program (EAP) - free counseling for employees and their families
Tuition Reimbursement Program (after 1 year of service)
Resident Christmas Fund for employees
Foundation Mercy Fund
Free Flu Shots and Hepatitis B vaccinations
Tickets at Work – discount pricing on travel and entertainment options
Training & Career growth
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
The Registered Nurse (RN) must comply with all applicable rules, policies, standards, and guidelines related to employment with Westminster Services and its communities including:
Assist in planning resident care by following physician orders.
Implement resident care based on physician orders.
Evaluate care and communicate with doctors for updates of orders
Administer medication, IVs, give shots, update patient records, provide emotional support, patient education, basic diagnostics, and other patient procedures for residents.
Receive and transcribe orders from attending physicians.
Monitor blood glucose, temperature, and blood pressure when necessary.
Respond to all emergencies.
Schedule doctor’s appointments and coordinate transportation for the residents including scheduling labs and transcribing lab results.
Supervise CNA's and LPN’s as Charge Nurse – ensure they are providing resident care based on physician orders and defined care plans.
Education: Must hold a current Registered Nurse license in the State of Florida and must be CPR Certified. ALL APPLICANT'S PLEASE UPLOAD YOUR CURRENT PROFESSIONAL FL RN LICENSE AND CPR CERTIFICATION WITHIN YOUR APPLICATION TO EXPEDITE THE PROCESS.
Experience and Basic Knowledge:
One year of long-term care is desirable. Med-surg, Home Health, Emergency Room experience helpful. In addition, experience working with the handicapped or developmentally disabled adults.
Physical and Environmental Requirements. The physical activities of this position involve:
Fingering, lifting up to 40 lbs., standing, grasping, pushing, stooping, kneeling, reaching
Sensory and communicative activities with or without prosthetics of this position are:
Feeling, smelling, hearing, speaking, seeing, tasting
An individual in this position will be exposed to:
Inside environmental conditions, blood borne pathogens, physical hazards using equipment, respiratory hazards
Must be able to cope with the mental and emotional stress of this position.
Licenses & Certifications