Want to make a difference in someone's life? Join the Lifeways team serving the community since 1964. We are a progressive behavioral health organization specializing in helping people in our community achieve and maintain emotional and social well-being.
Lifeways is currently seeking a Full-time Registered Nurse in our Boise, ID location.
Please apply online at https://www.lifeways.org/careers-1
Lifeways provides the following benefits:
Health, dental, vision plans
401k with company contribution
Voluntary benefits, life, and short-term disability, etc.
Generous PTO plan.
Professional development funds.
Life balance-oriented organization.
Drug screen, extensive background check, and fingerprinting are required.
Job Description:Registered Nurses are responsible for assessing patient health problems and needs, developing and implementing care plans, providing supervision and delegation of tasks to ancillary personnel, and maintaining accurate, timely, and complete medical records. The Registered Nurse administers care to ill, injured, convalescent, or disabled patients. The Registered Nurse also provides education to patients and families and functions as a key member of the Interdisciplinary Treatment Team. The Registered Nurse is supervised by and reports directly to the Director of Nursing of the Hospital.
Job Duties:Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Use of the nursing process to deliver safe, therapeutic, quality patient care services in accordance with care plans and the policies and procedures of the Hospital.
Participation in admission and discharge processes for patients.
Completion of medical forms, reports, evaluations, and charting legibly and within specified time frames.
Accurately record assessment data in the medical record.
Assist patients with activities of daily living (ADLs).
Discuss plan of care with the patient and their advocates, explain procedures, and listen to concerns.
Administer First Aid to patients and staff, if necessary.
Be prepared to perform Basis Life Support (BLS) and Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR).
Administration of oral, rectal, injectable, and IV medications.