183940 Cheyenne, WY DAYS varies; 6:45-7:15; plus on call
*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.
ROLE SUMMARYThe Registered Nurse assesses, plans, implements, evaluates and supervises individual patient care according to unit policies and procedures. Accepts responsibility for direction of co-workers in the implementation of care plans. May be required to work on other units according to distribution of staff and patients. CORE RESPONSIBILITIESCompletes nursing assessment of patient and documents appropriately into patient chart. Develops and reviews and revises a plan of care, including a discharge plan, based upon the assessment of patient's needs. Implements medical and nursing orders per plan of care and documents appropriately. Evaluates patient's response to care. Engages in patient and family teaching as appropriate.Oversees staff assigned for providing patient care.Collaborates with leadership to assure the integration of the ANAs Scope & Standards of Practice, assuring that these standards are identified as the measurement criteria for nursing practice on the unit.Unit specific orientation and ongoing training and competencies are assigned based on department role, scope of services, and organizational standards. Documents training and competencies in electronic format. The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by people assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified and employees may be required to perform other duties as assigned. SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE, AND ABILITIESDemonstrates effective leadership and professional skills according to Standards of CareAbility to assess a patients condition, formulate plan of care, select appropriate interventions, evaluate patients response to plan of care and to explain to patient/family about this processAbility to assess, evaluate, explain, teach, problem solve using critical thinking; and perform calculationsDemonstrates excellent professional and clinical skills and utilization of the Nursing process of direct and indirect patient care which includes assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of nursing care to meet patient needs and improve patient outcomes MINIMUM HIRING REQUIREMENTSAssociates degree or higher from an accredited school of nursingMinimum of a current Wyoming Registered Nurse License or enhanced Nurse Licensure (eNLC) upon start dateCheyenne Regional AHA RQI within 14 calendar days of start dateAHA, ACLS, TNCC, and NIH Stroke Scale certification