X

As a condition of employment, all CCS employees are required to qualify for an Arizona Level One Fingerprint Clearance Card

Registered Nurse - OC

Position Purpose

This is an on-call position responsible for the supervision of client care in the absence of the Program Coordinator.  Ensures for the quality of care oversight, such as, administration of medication, completion of health assessments, review of participant’s medical history to ensure appropriate level of care and assessment of current status.  Must supervise and monitor the care provided by Certified Nurse Assistant’s and Program Staff.  Position may from time to time be stressful and require a high demand of performance. May perform other duties as assigned.

 

Essential Functions

  • Process and review admission orders from the participant’s physician as needed
  • Provide support in new participant admission and collaborate with family when necessary
  • Follow existing nursing care plan to provide the appropriate level of care to all participants
  • Responsible for completing and maintaining the medication chart which includes name of medication, strength, dose, frequency, route, side effects and special considerations of each medication ordered on each participant by their Physician
  • Assess, evaluate and document participant’s response to services/treatment in the clinical record and up-to-date charting
  • Provide health education in the provision of care and management of participant’s illness, and provide appropriate community referrals to participants and caregivers if necessary
  • Communicate with the physician, as needed, in regards to participant’s condition(s)/status
  • Supervise CNAs, Program Aides and volunteers, as directedProvide appropriate clinical feedback to the interdisciplinary team if needed
  • May drive agency or personal vehicle on company business
  • May perform other duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications

  • Current Arizona RN license
  • Valid Arizona Driver License, proof of insurance and Arizona Motor Vehicle Division 39 month Motor Vehicle Report
  • Ability to obtain health care certificates including TB clearance, CPR, First Aid and Food Handlers Certificate
  • Obtain State of Arizona Level One Fingerprint Clearance Card
  • Proven computer skills utilizing Microsoft Office Suite
  • Proven strong communication skills – oral and written are clear, concise, and in an organized fashion using appropriate style, grammar and tone
  • Proven ability to facilitate an interdisciplinary approach for providing quality service to participants
  • Ability to stoop, climb, bend, and reach

Desired Qualifications

  • Bilingual English/Spanish, verbal and written
  • Additional years of directly related experience
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing

 The above statement reflects the general duties considered necessary to describe the principal functions of the job as identified, and shall not be considered a detailed description of all work requirements that may be inherent in the job.

No.: 05-21-766
Location: Adult Day Health Care - Yuma
Status: Non-Exempt – On Call – Multiple Positions
Salary: Based on Experience

How to Apply

Send application and/or resume to:

Human Resources

Catholic Community Services

140 W. Speedway Blvd. #230

Tucson, AZ  85705

 

Fax resume and cover letter – 520-770-8505

 

Email resume and cover letter – humanresources@ccs-soaz.org

 

Apply online at: www.ccs-soaz.org

 

Selection

Applicants will be rated and evaluated based upon their qualifications, training and related job experience

                                  

We encourage our Veterans to apply.

 

Open: Jun 20, 2016
Closing Date: Until Filled

Due to the volume of applications we receive, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Any individual seeking accommodations should contact the Corporate Director of Human Resources at 520-623-0344, ext.1068

Catholic Community Services of Southern Arizona strengthens families, supports communities, provides compassionate services, and strives for excellence.  For more information visit our website at: www.ccs-soaz.org

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement