Hempstead Park Nursing
Home strives to be a center of
excellence while providing high quality, caring and home-like
services to all who enter our doors. Above all, we help
rehabilitate our residents by aiding them along the path to their
recovery, enabling them to return home sooner.
The Registered Nurse role assists with planning, organization,
development, coordination, management and direction of the Nursing
Department in its Programs and activities in accordance with
current Federal, State and Local guidelines and regulations,
accepted standards of practice and as may be directed by
Administration and Director of Nursing.
EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS: Graduate of an accredited school
of nursing as a Registered Nurse. Currently licensed in the State
of New York as an R.N. Knowledge of MDS and care planning is a
plus. IV Certification is a plus. Supervisory skills is a plus.
EXPERIENCE: Two years of clinical experience
EQUIPMENT, MACHINES, OR MANUAL SKILLS REQUIRED: Nursing
supplies and equipment.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS: Position requires standing, and walking
for long periods at a time. Ability to bend, stoop and reach. Must
be able to assist in the mobility of residents and equipment.
SPECIAL SKILLS: Must possess the ability to make
independent decisions when circumstances warrant such action. Must
possess the ability to deal tactfully with personnel, residents and
family members. Must possess the willingness to work harmoniously
with professional and non-professional personnel. Must have
patience, tact, a cheerful disposition and enthusiasm, as well as
the willingness to handle difficult residents, if necessary. Must
demonstrate excellent verbal and auditory skills required for
communication effectively and clearly with residents, families,
physicians and subordinates.