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Sheridan Memorial Hospital Green House Living - Registered Nurse in Sheridan, Wyoming

Green House Living - Our mission at Green House Living is to create a long-term care where individuals live dignified, fulfilling lives. Our staff are key to fulfilling our mission, and we work hard to find only the best people to be part of our team.

ABOUT SHERIDAN MEMORIAL HOSPITAL

At Sheridan Memorial Hospital, we are proud to have achieved the 5-Star Quality Rating, ranking us in the top 13.6% of hospitals rated by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. We believe that our ability to deliver excellent healthcare begins with our people, and we are proud of our more than 750 skilled, experienced, and caring employees. We have over 100 providers who specialize in 25 areas of expertise. Our facility is state-of-the-art, and we are dedicated to providing outstanding patient-centered care. · Nestled at the foothills of the Big Horn Mountains in northern Wyoming, spectacular scenery and outdoor activities abound. Our hospital has the latest technology and equipment comparative to that of many larger facilities, and you will find our staff is friendly, compassionate, caring, and courteous. We focus on creating and nurturing a workplace that encourages, recognizes, and rewards individual effort and creativity. Leadership is responsive to changing modes of healthcare delivery and adapts accordingly. We value effective communication and honesty and believe teamwork based on mutual respect is key to success.

JOB SUMMARY

As a Registered Nurse, ou will be working in home-like cottages with 12 elders per cottage and a ratio of 1:4 for CNA for elders on the day shift and 1:12 on the night shift. Our nurse to elder ratio is 1:24. The CNAs take care of the elders by cooking food, cleaning rooms and kitchen, assisting with activities, and providing cares.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

  • Provide direct patient care, including administering medication, wound care, and monitoring vital signs.

  • Assist with activities of daily living, such as bathing, dressing, and feeding.

  • Collaborate with healthcare professionals to develop and implement patient care plans.

  • Educate patients and their families on healthcare procedures, medications, and self-care techniques.

  • Document patient information accurately and maintain medical records.

  • Monitor and report changes in patients' conditions to the appropriate medical staff.

  • Adhere to all nursing standards and protocols.

Disclaimer: The above description has been designed to indicate the general nature of work performed within this position.

POSITION QUALIFICATIONS

Education / Experience / License and Certifications

  • Current unrestricted Wyoming Registered Nurse Licensure.

  • Minimum of 1 year of experience as a registered nurse preferred, but not required.

  • BLS certification, required.

  • Familiarity with Cerner electronic health record system is a plus.

  • Proficiency in catheterization, DME (Durable Medical Equipment), sonography, and home care procedures.

  • Central Registry, required on start.

Additional Skills

  • Strong knowledge of nursing principles and practices.

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

  • The ability to work effectively in a fast-paced environment.

  • Compassionate and caring attitude towards patients.

  • Attention to detail and strong organizational skills.

Specific demands not listed: Possible exposure to blood and or body fluids / infectious disease / hazardous waste requiring the use of Personal Protective Equipment. Exposure to odorous chemicals / specimens and Latex products.

Pre-employment drug and alcohol screening is required.

Sheridan Memorial Hospital is an equal opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. If you would like more information about your EEO rights as an applicant under the law, please click here.

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