Do you enjoy serving residents and having relationships with their families?
Do you take pride in knowing you are providing top quality care to your patients?
Do you want to work at an organization that values treating all people with dignity and respect?
Buena Vista Care Center in Santa Barbara, CA is looking for an experienced Registered Nurse (RN) to be part of our team. If you answered “yes” to the questions above, we want to meet with you today! We are Families serving Families and our nurses are a valued piece of that vision.
Buena Vista Care Center provides both short-term rehabilitation and long-term nursing home care at the highest standards. We provide comprehensive skilled nursing care using state-of-the-art medical equipment and progressive treatment plans promoting quality care. An interdisciplinary care team made up of nursing staff, therapist(s), resident dietitian, activities and social services develop a customized plan of care that addresses specific care needs and therapy goals necessary for the resident.
We have the only Transitional Rehabilitation Room, which is an apartment like suite designed to help our residents practice the independent living skills they will need prior to returning home. We also offer a caring team approach to Alzheimer’s care, post-acute care, long term care, stroke recovery and assisted living. In addition, we have state-of-the-art medical equipment, and progressive treatment programs enabling our residents to reach their full potential. This includes utilizing the Nintendo Wii system to help rehabilitate by focusing on balance, coordination, and cognitive function. And, our unique "Homeward Bound Programs" are the pathway home or to a lower level of care, and are individually tailored to meet our residents’ needs. In addition, we are a top performer in medical care quality measures.
We are a member of Covenant Care, and our “family” includes over 8,500 professionals in 7 states running 53 skilled nursing facilities, 4 residential care facilities, a therapy services company, and a home health company. Managing risk has been critical to our success in the dynamic long-term care industry. We have a strong commitment to providing our residents with excellent care and service in a pleasant, comfortable setting.
What We're Looking For:
POSITION SUMMARY: The primary purpose of this position is to function as a collaborative member of the IDT and provide Patient quality care and optimal clinical outcomes.
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