Registered Nurse (RN)
Alzheimer's Family Center
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Post Date: Feb 26, 2020
Job Type: Full Time
Start Date: 03/01/2020
Salary: - n/a -
Location: US - California - Huntington Beach
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Description
ABOUT US
Alzheimer’s Family Center is Orange County’s only adult day health care facility dedicated exclusively to caring for dementia patients. It has a 37-year history of improving the quality of life of families challenged by memory loss, such as Alzheimer’s disease or another dementia. Patients benefit through customized programming tailored to the needs of each individual, from the earliest to the most advanced stages of dementia. Families find respite from the demands of caregiving, and the assurance that their loved one is receiving expert memory care, delivered with dignity and respect.


POSITION DESCRIPTION
Under the general supervision of the Lead Registered Nurse, and in close cooperation with other professional staff members, the Registered Nurse provides health care assessment and supportive services for participants. In addition to monitoring each participant’s health status, the nurse may administer prescribed medications to all participants. The nurse coordinates participants’ personal care activities, and provides health education and counseling to the participants and their families. The nurse acts as liaison with participants’ families and provides assistance in obtaining medical services from outside providers.

QUALIFICATIONS
The Registered Nurse must possess good assessment skills. The RN must have a working knowledge of health-related issues in the elderly. Duties require the Registered Nurse to prioritize tasks. Additionally, good organizational skills are required in working with participants concurrent with the necessary documentation. Good communication skills are required to facilitate correspondence with participants, caregivers, and physician offices. The positions requires computer skills and responding to issues in a timely fashion.

Skills
EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE
The Registered Nurse must possess a current California nursing license. A good understanding of the human body and the pathophysiology of diseases is needed, along with objective assessment skills. Five years of experience working with a diverse group of patients along with the aged is required.


Notes
BENEFITS INCLUDE
Health, Dental & Vision Coverage
Flexible Spending Account
401k Match
Long-term Disability
Professional Development Opportunities
Life Insurance
Employee Assistance Plan



Contact Details
Name: Aimee Ruiz
Address: 9451 Indianapolis Avenue
City: Huntington Beach
State/Province: California
Zipcode: 92646
Country: United States
Ph: (714) 593-1870
Email: HR@AFSCenter.org