To provide safe, effective, proficient quality nursing care to those attending the Jewish Community Center Day Camp.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Deliver first aid and CPR in accordance with the American Medical Association guidelines and the American Heart Association guidelines
Utilize nursing assessment and data gathering skills in order to formulate nursing diagnosis and patient center plan of care
Supervise the assessment of each camper as they enter camp each day to ensure the health and safety of all camp staff and campers.
Administer medications including PRN medications as directed
Monitor patient for side effects and effectiveness
Notify families in the case of medical questions or emergencies
Document all care rendered in camp health record in accordance to the ACA health record standards
Make referrals to outside professional medical personnel when indicated
Notify and educate counselors regarding campers' medical conditions and allergies as well as signs and symptoms to monitor
Continue contact with staff so they have an understanding of the medical needs of their campers
Ensure all accident reports are completed and filed properly
Instruct the camp staff on the following:
How to administer an EpiPen in the event of an emergency
General first aid
Policy for both emergency and non-emergency health issues or concerns
Administering of medication
Maintain safe and clean work area by complying with health and safety guidelines.
Perform other duties as assigned
Regular and predictable attendance
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.
Registered Nursing Degree
Ability to maintain confidentiality of records and information
Ability to understand and follow specific instructions and procedures
Ability to appropriately respond to emergency situations
The Jewish Community Center of Greater Harrisburg is dedicated to providing social, cultural, recreational and educational opportunities for people of all ages throughout the greater Harrisburg area.
Programs and services offered within the Jewish Community Center range from Early Childhood to Fitness, Senior Adult Programming to Swimming, Summer Camp to Aerobics.