Job Description

Requisition ID
2017-1185
# of Openings
1
Job Locations
US-CO-Brighton
Category (Portal Searching)
Nursing

Overview

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At Cottonwood Care Center, we are dedicated to enhancing the lives of those we serve. Whether the need is for short-term rehabilitation or for an extended period of time, it is our goal to exceed the expectations of our residents by providing quality care and exceptional service.

We measure outcomes and successes that are focused on areas our residents, family members and employees consider important. We welcome you to come take a tour and see the difference at Cottonwood Care Center.

Care Cottonwood also provides recognized care for those living with mental impairments in a non-secure environment

  • Mental Health services
  • Psychiatrist services
  • Medication management and education
  • Staff escorted outings to community

Our management company, VIVAGE SENIOR LIVING, is a nationally recognized leader and innovator in the long-term care industry. VIVAGE SENIOR LIVING is dedicated to person-centered care and we embrace the Eden Alternative™ philosophy. We bring “quality of life in aging” and “living well” to Long Term Care!

Responsibilities

Currently, Cottonwood Care Center is seeking a full time REGISTERED NURSE (RN) at their 117 bed skilled nursing community located in Brighton, CO.

As a Nurse in a VIVAGE community, you will: Provide Direct and Individualized nursing care, including administering medications and treatment to a range of resident’s medical needs; Assist with supervision of nursing staff; Consult and coordinate with Physicians and health care team members to assess, plan, implement and evaluate resident care plans and resident care needs and have the opportunity of use and expand on your nursing skills.

A successful REGISTERED NURSE (RN) in our community has these traits and attributes:

  • Coordinate resident care with other departments.
  • Assist with training, supervision, appraisals and corrective action for nursing personnel.
  • Provide resident care according to physician orders.
  • Administer medications and treatments.
  • Communicate changes in resident's condition.
  • Perform administrative duties such as: completing medical forms, reports, evaluations, studies, charting, etc.

Qualifications

  • Must possess, as a minimum, a Nursing degree from an accredited college or university, or be a graduate of an approved Registered Nurse program.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Nursing preferred.
  • CPR certification required.
  • One year experience in a long-term care environment preferred.

Cottonwood care Center is proudly a managed facility of

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We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, Gender/Minority/Veterans/Disabled

No Agencies or Affiliates, please!

Application Instructions

Please click on the link below to apply for this position. A new window will open and direct you to apply at our corporate careers page. We look forward to hearing from you!

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