Under the direction of the Director of Nursing/Nurse Manager/House Supervisor, and/or designee, the incumbent is accountable for the provision of quality nursing care. This is accomplished through direct, hands-on physical care as well as the supervision of the care provided by other team members to ensure that care needs are met; and that care is provided in accordance with physician orders, nursing scope of practice, nursing standards of care, and policies and procedures; and that steps are taken to promote quality of life. Work requires a considerable amount of independent judgment, strong critical thinking skills and is governed by compliance with Douglas County Health Center (DCHC) policies/procedures, and state, and federal regulations.
Associate's degree or Diploma from an accredited college or university in Nursing required. Bachelor's degree in Nursing preferred. Must be a Registered Nurse with current nursing license from Nebraska or a compact state recognized by the Nebraska Board of Nursing at the time of hire, and maintain the license in good standing throughout the course of employment. Experience in a health care environment that includes acute care, skilled rehabilitation, skilled nursing or long-term care preferred. Must be certified in basic life support/cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) or complete certification within required time frames after employment; and once certification is achieved, it must be maintained throughout the course of employment. Will need a valid driver's license if doing a community referral assessment.
COMPENSATION: $22.87 - $27.46 per hour. Starting pay based upon experience.
WORK SCHEDULE: Full-time and Part-time (21 hours or more per week) schedules available.
Douglas County is an EOE - M/F/Vets/Disabled
|Date Posted||September 28, 2017|
|Date Closes||March 27, 2018|
|Address||4102 Woolworth Ave|
|Located In||Omaha, NE|
|Job Type||Full-time Employee|
|Experience Level||Entry Level (0-2 yrs. experience)|
|SOC Category||29-1111.01 Acute Care Nurses|
|Name||Douglas County Human Resources|
|Address||1819 Farnam Street|
|City, State and Zip||Omaha, NE 68183|
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