Signature Healthcare of McCreary County Rehab & Wellness Center

Signature Healthcare of McCreary County Rehab & Wellness Center

Pine Knot, KY, US, 42635


Signature HealthCARE of McCreary County Rehab & Wellness Center is a 60-bed facility that offers a wide array of services that enables our patients and residents to receive the medical care they need, the restorative therapy they require, and the support they and their families deserve. We serve many types of patient and resident needs ? from short-term rehabilitation to traditional long-term care.

Working with your physician, our staff ? including medical specialists, nurses, nutritionists, therapists, dietitians and social workers ? establishes a comprehensive treatment plan intended to restore you or your loved one to the fullest practicable potential.

We know that choosing the right center for your healthcare needs can be overwhelming. We hope you find our website to be a valuable resource for you and your family in your decision-making process. We are here to assist you, so please call us anytime with questions.

Signature HealthCARE is a family-based healthcare company that offers integrated services in 10 states across the continuum of care: skilled nursing, rehabilitation, assisted living, memory care, home health, cognitive care, and telemedicine.

A growing number of our centers are earning quality assurance accreditation and pioneering person – directed care. Many of our skilled nursing facilities have achieved a 4 or 5-star overall rating from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. Additionally, we have been awarded as a certified Great Place to Work for three years in a row and Modern Healthcare’s “Best Places to Work!”

Are you looking for a little more creativity, challenge, and growth opportunity in your workday? Didn’t think it was possible? Might be time to reconsider.

At Signature HealthCARE, our team members are permitted – no, encouraged – to employ their talents and abilities to solve problems. Our culture is built on three distinct pillars: Learning, Spirituality and Intra-preneurship. But this isn’t just hollow corporate sloganeering. Each pillar has its own staff and initiatives, ensuring that our unique culture permeates the entire organization.

Oh, by the way, we’re an elder care company. Our mission? To radically change the landscape of long-term care forever.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Meet the physical
    and sensory requirements stated below and be able to
    work in the described
  • Identify and participate in process improvement
    initiatives that improve the customer experience, enhance work flow, and/or improve the work
  • Accurately and safely prepare, administer, and document the oral and/or topical medications that are commonly used in this facility and that
    may be ordered for resident use.
  • Ensure that no medication is administered without
    a written, signed
    and dated order from an attending licensed physician.
  • Verify the identity
    of the resident before administering the medication/treatment.
  • Verify that prescribed medication for one resident is not administered to another.
  • Observe and verify
    that medication is ingested or applied, as directed.
  • Document any instance
    where prescribed medication is not administered, including reason(s) for refusal.
  • Assist with medication charting as directed
    by the Nurse Supervisor/Charge Nurse,
    as directed.
  • Verify that adequate
    supply of floor
    stock medications, supplies, and equipment is on hand to meet the nursing needs of the residents. Report needs to the Nurse
    Supervisor/Charge Nurse.
  • Order prescribed medications, supplies, and equipment
    as necessary, and in accordance with established procedures.
  • Verify that narcotic
    records are accurate
    for your shift.
  • Follow facility policies
    and procedures regarding the destruction of medications.
  • Notify the Nurse Supervisor/Charge Nurse
    of all drug and narcotic discrepancies noted on your shift.
  • Review medication cards
    for completeness of information, accuracy
    in the transcription of the physician’s order and adherence to stop order policies.
  • Notify the Charge
    Nurse/Nursing Supervisor of automatic stop orders prior to the last dosage
    being administered.
  • Immediately notify the Nurse Supervisor/Charge Nurse of any medication administration errors.
  • Assist in providing
    CNA/GNA duties, as needed.
  • Other special projects
    and duties, as assigned.

Job Requirements:

  • Current Medication Aide Certification and Current Nursing
    Assistant Certification from state.
  • Must have a current/active CPR certification.
  • Effective verbal and written English
    communication skills.
  • Demonstrated intermediate to advanced skills
    in Microsoft Word,
    Excel, Power Point
    and Outlook, Internet
    and Intranet navigation.
  • Highest level of professionalism with the ability
    to maintain confidentiality.
  • Ability to communicate at all levels of organization and work well within a team environment in support of company objectives.
  • Customer service oriented
    with the ability
    to work well under pressure.
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy,
    excellent organizational skills with ability to prioritize, coordinate and
    simultaneously maintain multiple projects with high level of quality and
  • Strong analytical and problem solving
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision, take initiative and make independent decisions.
  • Ability to deal with new tasks without
    the benefit of written procedures.
  • Approachable, flexible and adaptable to change.
  • Function independently, and have flexibility, personal integrity, and the ability
    to work effectively with
    stakeholders and vendors.

Signature HealthCARE is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran and other protected categories.