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Registered Nurse (RN) Inpatient Acute REHAB Nights FT

2021-03-30
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  • Carlsbad Medical Center Carlsbad Medical Center

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  • Full Time

Job Description

Duties and Responsibilities: As a rehabilitation nurse, you will need one basic attribute to succeed – empathy. • Assess and evaluate patients to determine the cause and effects of illnesses, diseases and conditions. • Work with doctors and other rehabilitation team members to develop individualized care plans for all assigned patients. • Confer with patients’ families to determine any special circumstances and ensure that any significant information is included in the patients’ files. • Provide companionship to patients throughout the rehabilitation procedure in a bid to keep them comfortable and earn their trust. • Effectively able to implement plans of care directly to maintain and restore functions, and prevent complications in the future.

The Registered Nurse is a sincerely caring and compassionate professional and assumes accountability in utilizing the nursing process to provide dynamic patient management. The lessons learned on REHAB Unit will build a foundation that will carry a nurse through their entire career. 

Required Behaviors:

  • As you go about fulfilling this mission, your work habits and work relationships should embody Carlsbad Medical Center values. Our values ask for a deeper level of commitment, and what is asked of us we freely give because we believe in our mission.

Sign On Bonus - $25K with 1 year commitment.

Census Capacity of 10 beds

 Required Qualifications:

  • Current licensure by the State Board of Nursing of New Mexico or compact (multi-state) license
    • Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification
    • Must meet the requirements for obtaining and maintaining life support certifications as outlined in the Life Support Certification policy
  • Certification from the Rehabilitation Nursing Certificate Board is preferred
  • Requires an associate's degree and is certified as a registered nurse
  • Prefer Bachelor’s degree in Nursing. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field.

Duties and Responsibilities:

As a rehabilitation nurse, you will need one basic attribute to succeed – empathy. Since you will be working with patients who are frustrated due to their inability to cope with their physical and / or mental conditions, you will need to be patient and understanding as well.

  • Assess and evaluate patients to determine the cause and effects of illnesses, diseases and conditions.
  • Work with doctors and other rehabilitation team members to develop individualized care plans for all assigned patients.
  • Confer with patients’ families to determine any special circumstances and ensure that any significant information is included in the patients’ files.
  • Provide companionship to patients throughout the rehabilitation procedure in a bid to keep them comfortable and earn their trust.
  • Educate patients and families to help them adjust to the changes in their lives brought on by accidents or illnesses.
  • Effectively able to implement plans of care directly to maintain and restore functions, and prevent complications in the future
  • Each employee is responsible for implementing CMC Service Standards into their daily work:

                                                     Safety, Courtesy, Effectiveness, and Stewardship

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Carlsbad Medical Center provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

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