Brookdale Senior Living Registered Nurse RN in Lexington, Kentucky

Full TimeNurse, RN with $2000.00 Sign On Bonus

Brookdale Richmond Pl SNF (KY) 2770 Palumbo Drive Lexington, KY 40509

Job#:BSL47195492

/Brookdale.//Bringing new life to senior living. /

As a nurse at our senior living community you"ll ensure our residents receive the best possible care by coordinating with physicians and other healthcare personnel. This position gives you the opportunity to bond with seniors who will put their trust in you. It"s a chance to make deep connections while utilizing your nursing skills. You"ll get to know our entire population as you make the rounds and administer prescribed medications and treatments. We offer a family-friendly schedule, opportunities for advancement and a supportive work environment. Forget the 12-hour shifts and rapid hospital pace. Make the change.

Your responsibilities:

  • Implement and coordinate the delivery of care in collaboration with physician and resource health care personnel

  • Utilize the nursing process (assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation) in applying nursing knowledge

  • Document all pertinent information regarding nursing care, care plans and observations

  • Maintain a working knowledge of facility infection control procedures

  • Provide functional direction and assistance to LPN"s and CNA"s, and complete new staff orientation as assigned

  • Make rounds on a timely basis to ensure continuity of care

Required skills and qualifications:

  • Graduate of an accredited school

  • Current registered nurse in the state of practice

  • One year nursing experience, including long-term care experience

  • Flexible schedule, including availability to work evenings, weekends and holidays as needed

  • Must enjoy working with the senior population

If you"re a Brookdale associate, please consider referring someone through the Good People Program!

Brookdale is an EOE-(Equal Opportunity Employer) and drug-free workplace.

/Brookdale offers a number of benefits to full-time associates including, but not limited to: medical, dental, vision, disability, life, paid time off, educational reimbursement. All associates, age 21 and older, are eligible to participate in the 401(k) retirement savings plan./