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Assisted Living Nurse

Company: Frasier
Location: Boulder
Posted on: November 21, 2022

Job Description:

A favorite fixture in Boulder since 1960, Frasier is an independent, non-profit (501(c)(3), mission-driven, CARF accredited continuing care retirement community. We are growing and it isn't just new (and greener) buildings! We are growing our programs and offerings both inside and outside our campus, implementing innovative methods to create community, and building on our culture of excellenceFrasier boasts a CMS 5-star-rated nursing community dedicated to the oversight and well-being of those trusted in our care. Our nurses provide treatments, medications, and genuine, tender care, and work beside a dedicated, trusted team of Certified Nursing Assistants, many of whom have worked at Frasier for years. Our nurses work 8-hour shifts in our beautiful and home-like environment. Our staffing matrix is the best in town, and we are proud of the longevity and dedication of our caregivers.As we look to the future, we are excited to invite innovative, committed nurses to join our team. You will report to leaders who are dedicated to excellence in all they do and collaborates with the nursing team to ensure everyone is being taken care of including the staff. We believe that nurses are cherished gifts to this world, and those who choose long-term care are heaven-sent. If you love being a nurse and believe every human deserves dignified, gentle care, especially in their twilight years, this job is for you!Our ideal candidate will have a caring and compassionate nature, possess excellent teamwork and people skills, be a keen observer and able to use intuition and initiative. You will also offer understanding and empathy during difficult situations, have excellent verbal and written communication skills, and demonstrate resilience in challenging circumstances.Here's what you'll do: (critical responsibilities )

  • Assist with coordinating admissions, transfers, and discharges.
  • Continuously work on regulatory compliance and survey preparation by auditing charts, physician orders, employee competency, and general compliance with all state requirements in partnership with the Director of Assisted Living.
  • Oversee the administration, set-up, and reordering of resident medications per physician orders.
  • Oversee medical treatments ordered by the physician;
  • Oversee Resident Assistants in medication administration, providing training and education as necessary
  • Complete incident reports in an accurate, efficient, and timely manner per organizational standards using electronic medical records or paper documentation.
  • Communicate with Resident Assistants via shift report, verbal communication, resident service plans, and/or 24-hour report
  • Think, act and intervene independently in both routine and emergency situations.
  • Complete other duties as assigned.Here's what you'll need: (key requirements to be considered for the role)
    • We'd love a nurse with some long-term care experience, but all you need is a heart for older adults and a 2-year nursing degree - New grads are welcome to apply
    • A current Colorado nursing license is required
    • Current CPR certification or obtain within 30 days of hire
    • Observant and respectful of principles of confidentiality.
    • Must successfully pass the organization's required background screening.
    • Must successfully complete the organization's health screening requirements.
    • We work with a vulnerable population, and to protect our residents, the COVID-19 vaccine, annual Influenza (Flu) vaccine, Drug Screen and Background Check are conditions of employment.Compensation and Benefits
      • Pay Range: $31- 48 per hourFrasier offers a comprehensive benefits package to all employees working at least 32 hours per week. Frasier's benefits package includes medical, dental, vision, flexible spending accounts, life and AD&D insurance, short-term and long-term disability insurance, supplemental life insurance, an employee assistance program, a 401K retirement plan, and PTO.EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER - EQUAL HOUSING OPPORTUNITY - DRUG-FREEBackground, drug screening, Seasonal Flu, and Covid-19 vaccines are conditions of employment.Frasier uses E-verify.

Keywords: Frasier, Boulder , Assisted Living Nurse, Healthcare , Boulder, Colorado

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