*Wages are based on average rates and may be impacted by facility budgets and seasonality and may include a combination of taxable and non-taxable earnings and reimbursements.
DescriptionPOSITION PURPOSEResponsible for the delivery of patient care through the nursing processes of assessment, planning, evaluation and implementation; directs and guides patient teaching and activities of ancillary personnel while maintaining standards of professional nursing. POSITION REQUIREMENTS Licenses or CertificationsCurrent license to practice professional nursing in the state where currently practicing (RN)CPR required, ACLS certification preferred Education, Training, and Experience1-2 years of medical-surgical nursing experience preferred Skills and Abilities, Proficiency and Productivity StandardsPromotes healing environment and utilizes resources for optimal patient outcomesOrganizes and prioritizes tasks and projects; accurately completes job responsibilities within the specified time constraintsAdheres to ethical, regulatory and accreditation standardsSpeaks and communicates English effectively, both in verbal and written formatMaintains confidentiality of patient informationRespects Patient Rights and promotes customer satisfactionWorks cooperatively with co-workers and other hospital employeesAdapts to changes necessitated by guest/staff situationsSeeks assistance as neededWrites legiblyFunctions proficiently in a Microsoft Windows environment Machines, Equipment UsedClinical equipment used for patient care, i.e. glucometer, IV/enteral pumps, patient lift/transfer devices, bladder scanner, patient call light system, emergency equipment-defibrillator and, basic office equipment. Physical RequirementsAbility to lift 30 pounds and transfer patients in excess of 100 pounds, which may require pushing, pulling, and utilizing full range of body movements.Ability to stand, sit, reach, push, pull, stoop, kneel, crouch and/or crawl, grasp, use fine finger movement.