The Residential Nurse coordinates all in-house staff, pediatricians, pharmacists, psychiatrists, dentists, nutritionists, and others in caring for the physical well-being of the children served by Intermountain. The Residential Nurse assesses potential admissions, provides nursing assessments and medical care to children at Intermountain, and addresses both clinical and administrative issues that arise within this provision of care. The Residential Nurse is responsible to train staff or arrange for training of residential staff in relevant areas of medical health and education and training relative to the prevention and control of community and nosocomial infections.
The Residential Nurse is responsible for the generation of reports pertaining to medical care of children in Intermountain’s Residential Program. Tracking of data is a primary duty. Communicates deficiencies to the appropriate parties and follows up on correction of such deficiencies. The Residential Nurse is also responsible for documentation of identified infections, data collection and review, and initiating appropriate actions in response to identified infections. Generates reports of pertinent data and presents information to appropriate parties. Responsible for ongoing assessment of and update of policy and procedure per all applicable licensing and accrediting bodies.
MINIMUM EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, AND LICENSING REQUIREMENTS:
Th eabove knowledge, skills and abilities are acquired through graduation from an accredited school of nursing. A bachelor's degree is desirable. Previous nursing experience, including public health or school health, preferred. Must be eligible to obtain a Registered Nurse license from the State of Montana and secure this within two months of hire. Requires valid Montana Driver’s License.
Position is part-time, salary commensurate with experience.
It will always be about Hope & Healing.
With our holistic, integrated services and relationship based approach, we help families create and sustain nurturing, healthy environments where children can thrive and grow. Intermountain is a non-profit agency that has been impacting the lives of children and families for over 100 years.
Our residential campus at 500 South Lamborn in Helena, includes our integrated private school as well as our Stabilization Center. Providence Home, a therapeutic group home in the Flathead Valley, provides another care center. Community clinics in Helena, Kalispell and Bozeman include some or all of the following: outpatient therapy, psychiatric medication management, psychological testing and evaluation, school based services, and family based services.
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