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Nurse, RN 32 hr Full Time, Director of Health Services

Are you a compassionate nurse looking to not only care for others but help educate them as well?

Are you looking for a community where those you care for and those you work with truly value you?

If so, we would love for you to apply!

We are currently hiring a full time, 32 hour a week, Registered Nurse, RN, Director of Health Services to work at our Elk Run campus in Evergreen, CO. The Registered Nurse is responsible for providing compassionate care to our residents, support the mission vision and goals of Elk Run and be a leader among the nursing team. Our campus provides care for seniors in an Assisted Living community.  

Duties:

  • Will directly supervise the QMAP’s and Caregivers. Assure that staff understands and follows resident care procedures.
  • Conducts QMAP and Caregiver trainings and works with Executive Director to schedule ongoing training.
  • Conducts move in assessments for applicants and communicates with families.
  • Creates annual Caregiver performance review and take disciplinary action when necessary.
  • Documents medical and clinical updates for residents on service sheets.
  • Ensures the administration of medication is in compliance with the SHD regulations and facility policies and procedures. 
  • Prepares and sends physician orders, work with physicians to get them returned promptly.
  • Communicate with physicians regarding changes, problems or unusual activity of residents.
  • Chart progress notes, doctors’ orders and medication changes in ElderMark system
  • Coordinate monitoring of vitals, weight, blood pressure, access for special needs.
  • Continued communication with residents and resident families.
  • Foster and enforce compliance with state regulations and facility policies and procedures.

Requirements:

  • Strong computer skills
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment
  • Ability to be On Call
  • Must be current and in good standing on state registry. 
  • Previous geriatric care is preferred. 

Elk Run offers a competitive salary and benefits package including Health, Dental, Life Insurance along with Paid Time Off, Paid Holidays, Retirement Package with employer match and more. 

Please submit your resume by clicking on  "apply" or fax to (303)-679-8779.  If you prefer to apply in person, please do so at 31383 Frost Way, Evergreen, CO  80439.  

Augustana Care is a not for profit leader in offering a full continuum of services for seniors and has locations in Colorado and Minnesota. We employ over 2,000 employees to serve approximately 6,000 older adults in our combined campuses and community service programs.

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