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Pediatric Registered Nurse

Easterseals Redwood
71 Orphanage Road
Fort KY 41017

Job Type: ,
Compensation: $28 / Hour
Posted Date: 05/16/2024
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Pediatric Registered Nurse

Job Description

If you’re passionate about making a difference and want to do just that daily, a career at Easterseals Redwood may be for you. We are currently hiring and encourage anyone interested in joining an organization with a mission-driven, relationship-focused, joy-filled culture to apply.

Nurses at ESRW play a vital role in ensuring the success of each individual we serve. Nurses are part of a greater picture. We collaborate with other departments to ensure each client reaches their full potential.

 

Job Responsibilities

  • Follows an Individual Plan of Care/Treatment Plan based on physician orders and as established or revised by the RN/CPO.
  • Responds to medical emergencies as required.
  • Administers medications as prescribed by a physician and authorized by parent/guardian/self.
  • Administers other treatment or medical care including but not limited to intermittent catheterization, gastrostomy or nasal gastric feedings, tracheostomy care, and first aid treatment for illnesses and injuries as prescribed by a physician and authorized by parent/guardian/self.
  • Documents medications, treatments, illnesses, and injuries on individual clinical records, incident reports, and nurse’s notes.
  • Keeps all medications stored and locked in a central location and narcotics under double locks.
  • Provides health screenings on clients as needed and referred by direct care staff.
  • Completes monthly assessments on assigned adult day health care clients as required and recommends changes to the Individual Plan of Care/Treatment Plan based upon assessment findings.
  • Consult parents, physicians, clinical directors, and other healthcare providers about child and adult health issues, medications, and treatments.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

 

Qualifications

  • Current KY licensure as a licensed practical nurse. If licensed after 1993, must have completed the NAPNES course “Basic Concepts of Pharmacology and the Administration of Medicines.
  • One year’s experience in pediatric (or adult care, depending on assignment) nursing is preferred.

 

Benefits

  • Hourly starting rate of $22/hour.
  • Day center environment, no extended hospital hours.
  • PTO and Extended Illness Time.
  • Opportunities for advancement and growth.
  • Health Insurance plans.
  • 401 K Retirement Plan with a company match.
  • Dental and Vision.
  • Disability benefits.
  • Education and Professional Development Assistance.
  • Free daily lunch (Fort Mitchell and Florence campus).
  • Employee Assistance Plan.
  • 10 Paid holidays, no weekends or evenings.
  • Inclusive work environment and a supportive supervisor.

 

About the Organization

Here at Easterseals Redwood, we believe that uniqueness is power. We change the way the world views and defines disability by making profound and positive differences in people’s lives every day. In Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky, we do this by focusing on building a more diverse and inclusive workforce and community.

We break down barriers for people with disabilities, veterans, and people with economic disadvantages. Easterseals Redwood is an engine for opportunity. It is one of the region’s largest and most comprehensive human services providers.

Our Values: Believe in people, Joy, Inclusion, Curiosity, ​Impact, Courage.

 

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