Clinic Nurse
Windsor Meade Pinnacle Living

Posted January 19, 2019

Employment Type Full-time

Compensation Depends upon Skills and Experience

Company Windsor Meade Pinnacle Living

Location 3900 Windsor Hall Drive
Williamsburg, VA 23188
US


DESCRIPTORS

COMPANY DESCRIPTION

Since its creation in 1948, Pinnacle Living, formerly known as Virginia United Methodist Homes, Inc., has grown from a single community serving seniors to seven communities spread across The Commonwealth. Our new name, Pinnacle Living, reflects our mission of enriching life’s journey for those who seek independence, combined with a secure plan for the future. Our team members are dedicated to creating communities where age does not define the person. Whether in our residents’ houses or apartments, assisted living, memory support residences or in levels of living requiring more assistance, we focus on autonomy and self-direction. Our values are centered on six key words: Culture, Stewardship, Partnership, Diversity, Hospitality and Quality. These words are the framework for everything we do. 

If you possess strong professional skills and a desire to serve others by promoting our mission of enriching life’s journey, we invite you to continue with this job application. 

Pinnacle Living is an Equal Opportunity Employer that recruits and hires qualified candidates without regard to race, religion, sex, age, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, disability, or veteran status.
We recognize and respect the amount of time you are about to invest by applying to this open position. If you complete this job application, you will be kept informed via email status updates (and text messages, if you opt in) throughout the evaluation process.

By continuing with this job application, you will be asked to answer job-specific questions. Please note that the questions contained in this job posting are our sole intellectual property.

Upon receipt of your responses, we will evaluate your submission. If selected for a personal interview, you will receive an email/text with scheduling instructions.

Thank You,
The Hiring Manager

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JOB DESCRIPTION

The Clinic Nurse is responsible for facilitation, coordination, and oversight of residents’ access to comprehensive wellness, preventative health care and personal care services.  Provides professional nursing care, assesses chronic and acute health problems in accordance with established policies and documents in a timely manner.  Responds to Independent Living emergency calls.  Participates in Resident Care Committee meetings and serves as back up for Clinical Services Coordinator as necessary.  Teaches First Aid, CPR and AED to facility staff as needed.  Participates in Nursing on-call rotations approximately one week per month.  Provides nursing coverage in health services upon request.

 


RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Responsible for the total nursing care of residents assigned during the tour of duty
  • Receives physician’s orders and carries out orders according to established policy and procedures
  • Responds to emergency calls of apartment and villa residents
  • Orders and stores medications according to the established pharmaceutical policies and procedures
  • Maintains resident clinical records following established policies and procedures
  • Ensures that all equipment is working properly and that a safe environment is maintained in resident areas and promptly completes maintenance request forms as needed
  • Supports and participates in in-service education and attends staff meetings regularly
  • Performs other duties as assigned
QUALIFICATIONS

  • Current state license as a Registered Nurse
  • Previous experience in a long-term care setting
  • Knowledge of state and local regulations regarding long term care
  • Communication and interpersonal skills to develop relationships with residents, staff, and providers
  • An up-beat and engaging personality
  • Must possess a spirit of cooperation and enthusiasm and be willing to perform non-professional duties
  • Able to lift and carry up to 50 pounds, push, pull, bend, kneel, and stand as needed
BENEFITS

  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Disability Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Retirement Benefits
  • Paid Annual Leave
  • Education Assistance
  • Uniforms Provided