Trilogy Health Services

Nurse Consultant

Type
Full-Time
Shift
1st Shift
4665 44th Street
Grand Rapids
MI
49512

Details

Headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky, PCA Pharmacy has served long-term care and institutional healthcare facilities since 1994. Curo Pharmacy is our Michigan branch of PCA.  With the guiding imperative to meet and exceed the resident’s needs, PCA partners with personal/skilled care or assisted living facilities to address the unique pharmacy needs of their residents through specialized clinical and operational support services. Exceptional professional service and personal concern are our commitments.

PCA Pharmacy is an Ancillary division of Trilogy Health Services, which is an award winning company that is leading the way in employee benefits, professional development, personal wellness and recognition. We invite you to learn more about our unique culture and the exciting opportunities that exist within our organization. We offer a positive company culture that includes:

- Weekly Pay!

- Professional Growth

- Stability

- Generous Benefits

- Tuition Reimbursement

- And much more!

Equal Opportunity Employer

Responsibilities

PCA Curo Pharmacy, based in Grand Rapids, MI is looking for a Nurse Consultant to join our team. The Nurse Consultant consults with facilities on the monitoring, recording and reporting of symptoms or changes in patient’s conditions.  Supports facilities management by advising and assisting with policies and procedures and assessment support in accordance with all nursing standards of practice, state and federal regulations and guidelines. 

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Consults with facilities on how to administer medications to patients and monitor patients for reactions or side effects.
  • Evaluates the delivery of services to facilities. Assists management staff in the development of goals and objectives and solutions to identified problem areas, which result in immediate and satisfactory response to concerns. 
  • Provides assistance to and consults with facilities and nursing staff on patients' records, medical information and vital signs.
  • Acts as a “facilitator” to the Executive Director. Facilitation shall be in the form of advice, sharing ideas, listening to problems, identifying needs in terms of quality assurance, staff development and role modeling.
  • Consults with facilities on the monitoring, recording, and reporting of symptoms or changes in patients' conditions.
  • Consults and coordinates with facility team members to assess, plan, implement, or evaluate patient care plans.
  • Modifies and consults with facility nursing staff on patient treatment plans as indicated by patients' responses and conditions.
  • Monitors all aspects of patient care, including diet, medication, care and treatment plans and physical activity.
  • Instructs individuals, families, or other groups on topics such as health education, disease prevention, or the development of health improvement programs.
  • Maintains accurate, detailed reports and records.
  • Daily  travel to Pharmacy’s regional clients, including overnight stay as necessary.
  • Supports facilities, departmental goals and the overall objectives of the Company.
  • Complies with all laws, regulations and standards of ethical conduct.

Qualifications

  • Degree in Nursing, ADN, Diploma, B.S. or M.S.N. degree from an NLN accredited college or university.

 

Licenses/Certifications:

  • Current unencumbered registered nursing license in the state of practice.
  • Valid CPR certification. 
  • Certification as a Nurse Assessment Coordinator preferred.

 

Experience:

  • Five (5) to seven (7) years experience as a Director of Health Services (Director of Nursing) or Nurse Consultant.  Healthcare, senior living industry or long-term care environment preferred.
  • Five (5) to seven (7) years experience in clinical nursing.
  • Exemplary computer skills that include knowledge of the Microsoft Office Suite of products.

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