Catholic Health Initiatives RN Med/Surg Nights FT in CENTERVILLE, Iowa

RN Med/Surg Nights FT

Description

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS :

  • Utilizes nursing process which includes patient assessment, nursing diagnosis, planning of nursing care, implementing interventions, and evaluation of patient status in relationship to the above.

  • Executes regimen prescribed by physician within guidelines of nursing practice.

  • Performs and/or supervises activities/functions which require knowledge and skill level currently ascribed to the Registered Nurse and seeks assistance when these are beyond scope of preparation.

  • Provides leadership and direction in the super­vision of others in carrying out the nursing process.MARGINAL FUNCTIONS (SECONDARY):

  • Activities, functions, or interventions which do not necessarily require a Registered Nurse to perform (i.e. tray distribution, feed patients, transport patients, bathe patients, stock patient rooms with supplies).

Qualifications

MINIMUM KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED :

  • BLS, ACLS, other required certifications

  • Current Iowa Registered Nurse License at time of hire.

  • Current Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers from American Heart Association.

  • Current Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) from the American Heart Association.

  • Obtains education required for license renewal.

  • Continuously updates knowledge of nursing procedure and theory.

  • Mandatory Reporter

  • Proof of completion of Mandatory Reporter abuse training specific to populationserved within three (3) months of hire and re-certify every 5 years.

Job Medical/Surgical Services

Primary Location IOWA-CENTERVILLE-MERCY MEDICAL CENTER

Daily Schedule Nights

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 72

Weekends Required Every Third

Req ID: 2017-R0113227