Young Adult SNF Nurse

Young Adult SNF Nurse

Division

Healthcare - Travel + Acute Care Nursing

Location

Brooklyn, New York

Employment Type

Temporary


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WCS Healthcare is currently hiring an Adolescent Long-Term-Care RN for a contract assignment at a Prestigious Skilled Nursing Facility in Brooklyn, NY! This position will be asked to float to geriatric and vent units.

Compensation : $65 - $70
Job ID : 28064

Job Function:

  • Working with children that have developmental and/or metabolic disorders to provide the utmost best care for them on a long-term-care basis
  • Identifying changes in children's symptoms and intervening in emergency situations.
  • Participating in pain management for children.
  • Administering medications, drawing blood, and giving childhood vaccinations following age-appropriate guidelines.
  • Providing updates to guardians/ parents/ family members as-needed
  • Monitoring temperature, pulse, breathing, and blood pressure and keeping accurate records.
  • Dealing with the anxieties and demands of parents and helping families to deal with their child's illness or injury.
  • Remaining up to date on the latest developments, rules and regulations, drug therapies, equipment, and treatment procedures.

Job Requirements:

  • Graduate from an accredited School of Nursing or Bachelor's Degree in Nursing (BSN)
  • Current RN license for the state that you are working in (or willingness to obtain)
  • BLS – AHA; PALS – AHA required
  • 2 years acute experience as a Pediatric Registered Nurse is required
  • Must have experience with pediatric patients on ventilators and trachs
  • Good communication skills; Emotional and mental strength, dedication, and self-motivation.
  • Empathy and the ability to relate to children.

Disclosure: The hourly rates and/or salaries listed may or may not reflect total compensation packages including bonus and fringe benefits, etc., nor are the advertisement(s) posted a guarantee of a certain compensation package for a position or bona fide offer of employment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

 

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