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Inservice RN

Department: Nursing
Location: Johnson City, NY

Susquehanna Nursing & Rehabilitation Center is seeking a full-time Registered Nurse for their Inservice RN opening. Experience providing inservice training to nursing home staff is strongly preferred. Susquehanna provides competitive pay based on experience, as well as medical, dental, vision and life insurance, generous paid time off, and 401k with company match.

Hours: 40 hours per week (salaried)


JOB SUMMARY:
Responsible for coordinating the staff education programs for the facility in compliance with the policies and procedures of the facility and New York State and federal regulations.
 

ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES:

  1. Develops and presents staff education programs. Schedules training and coordinates the training calendar to ensure all mandatory in-services are completed.

  2. Conducts new hire orientation, annual in-service training, post incident retraining, and individual reeducation.

  3. Tracks training and maintains training records.

  4. Provides skills training and signs off competencies for all nursing staff.

  5. Acts as a role model in the facility demonstrating proper techniques and courteous behavior.

  6. Performs audits and provides on-the-spot reeducation of improper techniques.

  7. Works with department heads to identify training needs.

  8. Participates in incident investigations to determine root cause, care plan or procedural changes to minimize recurrence, and educates staff on incident follow up.

  9. Serves as employee health nurse

    1. Provides PPD’s, flu shots, HepB and other vaccinations for new hires at orientation and to staff at annual clinics.

    2. Provides reeducation on safe working and lifting techniques after work-related injuries.

  10. Assists with Survey readiness of nursing staff and procedures.

  11. Assists with nursing assessment and resident care when additional nursing staff is needed.

  12. Participates in weekend/holiday on-call rotation.

  13. Other assigned duties within the scope of RN licensure as assigned.

 

QUALIFICATION STANDARDS:

Graduate of an accredited school of nursing and currently licensed by the State of New York.

Experienced in caring for the elderly and working as a team leader.

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