Driftwood Nursing Center

Gulfport , MS

Registered Nurses / Licensed Nurses

Driftwood Nursing Center
Gulfport, MS Full-time
Posted on July 26, 2018
  1. Assess the overall status of the residents and document in the medical record.
  2. Monitor the residents activity and provide nursing care in accordance with physician orders, care plans, local, state and federal regulations as well established facility protocol.
  3. Coordinate, prepare for and assist with new admissions, transfers, and discharges.
  4. Communicate with residents, family members, other disciplines and health care professionals regarding the status of the resident.
  5. Lead and monitor licensed personnel and other professional and non-professional in the delivery of resident care.
  6. Schedule job assignments and duties.
  7. Supervise, evaluate and discipline the overall performance of the nursing staff.
  8. Assist with the presentation of in-service for facility staff.
  9. Monitor the environment and care practices of the personnel in order to ensure compliance with established fire, disaster, safety, Infection Control and Blood borne Pathogen programs.
  10. Assist with developing and implementing written care plans for individual residents.
  11. Delegate duties to nursing personnel.
  12. Perform medication pass, wound care treatments, and hands on nursing care.
  13. Report occupational exposure in accordance with established facility protocol.
  14. Make daily rounds in order to make sure that nursing staff are performing their assigned duties in accordance with facility established protocol.
  15. Be knowledgeable about and promote resident rights.
  16. Prevent abuse, neglect and exploitation in the elderly.
  17. Promote a safe, clean environment in which the residents may live.
  18. Check the daily report in order to be aware of changes in the residents condition and/or plan of treatment.
  19. Assist with MDS+ and Total Care Plan meetings as indicated
  20. Any other duties and responsibilities as requested by the Director of Nursing.
  21. Assist on the floor as needed.
  22. Become a participating facility team member with the residents as first priority.