LifePoint Health RN - ED PRN in Livingston, Tennessee
Provides direct patient care to patients using the nursing process in accordance with applicable scope and standards of practice. Organizes patient care and sets appropriate priorities as evidenced by providing acutely needed care first and by implementing orders within the prescribed time frame for emergency services.
Reports to: ED Director
EEO: □ 01 Officials and Managers X 02 Professionals □ 03 Technicians □ 04 Sales Workers □ 05 Administrative Support Workers □ 06 Craft Workers □ 07 Operatives □ 08 Laborers and Helpers □ 09 Service Workers
Performs plan of care intervention, including medication administration, assessments, specimen collection, clinical treatments, as well as other medical care treatment.
Documents patient care given.
Monitors, records, and communicates patient condition as appropriate to care team, physician, patient, and family.
Perform patient care activity that includes vital signs, personal hygiene, elimination, dietary needs and ambulation.
Collaborates as needed across disciplines to coordinate patient care, including patient transfer, discharge, referral and spiritual/psychosocial support needs.
Evaluates learning needs of patient and/or family and provides patient/family education appropriate to age, culture, condition, and circumstances.
Works as an advocate for the physical and emotional well-being of the patient.
Must complete all education assigned and required for the position, including classroom and on-line courses.
Minimum EducationGraduate of an RN program or Diploma RN
Required SkillsRequires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.
Certifications:X Basic Life Support (BLS) X Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS - within 6 months of hire)X Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS - within 6 months of hire) X Neonatal Resuscitation Provider (NRP - within 6 months of hire) □ Perioperative Nurse (CNOR) □Other_______ □Other________
Licenses: Licensed Registered Nurse in State of Tennessee or Compact State
Performs other duties as assigned.
Must work effectively as a team-member.
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Organization: *Livingston Regional Hospital
Title: RN - ED PRN
Requisition ID: 7432-2132