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JOB TITLE:

REGISTERED NURSE

JOB CODE:

640

DEPARTMENT:

Neshaminy Manor/Nursing

UNION:

06

FLSA STATUS:

Non-Exempt

 

POSITION SUMMARY:

Delivers or appropriately delegates the delivery of patient care and accurate documentation on a nursing unit.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Responsible for supervising the work of Nursing Assistants.
  • Responsible for the administration of therapeutic drugs to residents.
  • Responsible for the performance of therapeutic procedures (treatment).
  • Interacts with personnel of other departments involved in the therapy of residents.
  • Responsible for utilizing nursing process for nursing care.
  • Interacts with other licensed nursing personnel.
  • Interrelationship with shift supervisor as well as with attending and consulting physicians.
  • Provides a clean, orderly and safe environment for residents.
  • Records patient status.
  • Communicates with residents and their family members or visitors.
  • Defense of Residents' Rights.
  • Supports administrative policies.
  • Completes forms and paperwork.
  • Promptly reports any known or perceived incidents on resident abuse to appropriate authorities.
  • Employees may be required to perform additional work that follows prescribed or well-established procedures that can be learned within a reasonable time by training on the job.More detailed instructions will be given at the beginning of work.

QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Graduate of an approved school of nursing.
  • Current license as a Professional Nurse by the Department of State Commission on Professional and Occupational Affairs in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
  • One year of special training, education or experience in programs that are considered appropriate to geriatric activity programming.
  • Demonstrates understanding of exposure to blood borne pathogens.

Position: Registered Nurse (RN)

Functional Requirements

Physical Demands: (Check all that apply)

Balancing

X


Stooping

X


Pushing

X

Climbing

X

Crouching

X

Pulling

X

Crawling

X

Kneeling

X

Handling

X

Standing

X

Sitting

X

Talking

X

Turning

X

Reaching

X

Hearing

X

Seeing

X

Color Vision

X

Depth Perception

X

Mobility

X


Lifting: (Check one)

Carrying: (Check one)


A) Light

(20-25 lbs)



A) Light

(10-25 lbs)


B) Medium

(25-50 lbs)


B) Medium

(25-50 lbs)


C) Heavy

(50-100 lbs)


C) Heavy

(50-100 lbs)

X

D) Very Heavy

(over 100 lbs)

X

D) Very Heavy

(over 100 lbs)

Aptitudes: (Check all that apply)

Form perception

X


Problem solving

X

Motor coordination

X

Working speed (ex.wpm)

X

Finger dexterity

X

Manual dexterity

X

Computer/VDT ability

X

General learning ability

X

Clerical perception

X


Environmental Conditions: (Check all that apply)

Extreme cold

X


Extreme heat

X

Temperature changes

X

Wet conditions

X

Humid conditions

X

Exposure to fumes

X

Exposure to blood and body fluids

X

Noise and vibration

X

Exposure to chemicals

X

Poor ventilation

X

Inclement weather conditions;

Inside/outside weather conditions

X

 


Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Human Resources - Bucks County Courthouse Complex
50 North Main Street
Doylestown, PA 18901
Monday through Friday 7:30 am to 5:00 pm
Phone: 215-348-6546

Government Service Center - Lower Bucks County
7321 New Falls Road
Levittown, PA 19055
Monday through Friday 8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Phone: 267-580-3500
Please note: In case of closure, all services performed at the GSCs can be performed in Doylestown:  PassportsWeapons PermitsDog Licenses and Job Applications

Government Service Center - Upper Bucks County
261 California Road
Quakertown, PA 18951
Thursdays Only 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 pm
Phone: 215-529-7250
Notice: This office will be closed on Thursday, June 29 and Thursday, July 6, 2017. It will re-open Thursday, July 13.
Please note: In case of closure, all services performed at the GSCs can be performed in Doylestown:  PassportsWeapons PermitsDog Licenses and Job Applications

The County of Bucks is an Equal Opportunity Employer and has an EEOP that is available through the Human Resources office.