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Admission RN

Admission RN

Job ID 
61866
Location 
US-AZ-Scottsdale
Experience (Years) 
1
Category 
Clinical - Registered Nurse
Street Address 
8850 E Pima Center Pkwy
Company 
HonorHealth Rehabilitation Hospital
Position Type 
Full Time-Regular
Recruiter email address 
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Overview

HonorHealth Rehabilitation Hospital

Admission Registered Nurse (RN)

 

At HonorHealth Rehabilitation Hospital our services have been designed for patients who need a longer rehabilitation hospitalization for their recovery.

 

Our employees are the foundation on which the success of our rehabilitation services continues to grow. Each member of our medical, clinical administrative and support teams bring a level of experience, expertise and commitment to patient care that is unmatched in our industry.

                                                                                                                  

RN - Registered Nurse – Admission - Clinical Nurse – Hospital – Nursing – Healthcare

 

Responsibilities

Position Summary

 

As part of the interdisciplinary admission team, the Admission RN performs initial patient assessments collecting data to form the basis of individualized plans of care in collaboration with the admission physician, physical therapist and occupational therapist.

 

Other responsibilities of the Admission Registered Nurse (RN) position include:

 

  • Performs a complete nursing assessment on patients as soon as possible after admission, but within 8 hours from the time of admission.  Documents this information within the Admission Assessment Record.
  • Ensures the data collected from the admission assessment forms the basis of an individualized plan of care.  Goals and interventions are developed related to the diagnosis and comorbidities of each patient and by collaborating with patient/family.
  • Within the admission assessment, completes a thorough skin assessment.  Captures all wounds by photograph, and accurately describes measures and stages wounds.
  • Identifies teaching needs related to the diagnosis and comorbidities of each patient from the admission nursing assessment and by collaborating with patient/family, as well as the Interdisciplinary Team.  Begins the education process.
  • Provides a comprehensive orientation to patients/family regarding the rehabilitation process and time frames.
  • Initiates/performs a complete patient Functional Independence Measure (FIM) assessment and records in accordance with the division policy.
  • Communicates all pertinent information regarding the patient’s status to the primary nurse, as well as the attending physician, Nurse Manager/Charge Nurse as appropriate.
  • Assists with wound care program. Maintains wound care protocol by chart reviews and weekly update rounds as needed.  
  • Attends all mandatory in-services, keeps abreast of current departmental and hospital-wide policies and procedures and maintains ongoing communication with departmental managers to ensure delivery of safe, effective patient care in compliance with regulatory standards.
  • Positively contributes to the functioning of the unit by providing calm direction and reassurance to ancillary staff, other departments, patients and families.  Demonstrates flexibility, team building, and promotes an efficient and positive work environment.  Immediately refers problems to the Nurse Manager.
  • Identifies and initiates own professional growth, actively pursues professional development through continuing education and self-study.
  • Performs other duties as requested.

 

 

RN - Registered Nurse – Admission - Clinical Nurse – Hospital – Nursing – Healthcare

 

Qualifications

As an Admission RN, you must be able to deliver superior quality in all that you do. We are seeking results-driven team players who treat patients as if they were their own family members. Qualified candidates must be passionate about providing a superior quality of care. You must also be a resourceful problem solver who thrives in a fast-paced environment.

 

Other requirements of the Admission RN role include:

 

  • Current state licensure as a Registered Nurse required.
  • BSN or enrollment in BSN program preferred.
  • Certified BLS or completion in first 90 days of employment required.
  • Previous experience preferred

 

RN - Registered Nurse – Admission - Clinical Nurse – Hospital – Nursing – Healthcare

 

Additional Data

At HonorHealth Rehabilitation Hospital, our intense focus on high-quality results creates a challenging, fast-paced and extremely rewarding environment. We offer a comprehensive benefits package with a variety of options to meet your healthcare needs.

 

Other benefits of the Admission RN position include: 

  • Excellent Orientation Program
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Extended Illness Days (EID)
  • Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • Prescription Coverage
  • Life Insurance
  • Short- and Long-Term Disability
  • Continuing Education and Tuition Reimbursement
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan
  • Personal and Family Medical Leave
  • Join the network of over 30,000 employees with huge growth and relocation opportunities

 

RN - Registered Nurse – Admission - Clinical Nurse – Hospital – Nursing – Healthcare

 

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