University Hospital Staff Nurse, F-Yellow in Newark, New Jersey
The primary purpose of the Staff Nurse position is to be accountable for the care activities, safety and goal achievements of assigned patients through assessing, diagnosing, planning and intervening in actual or potential health problems and evaluating patient’s response to the care. These responsibilities also include patient education and discharge planning. The Registered Professional Nurse places emphasis on mobilizing patients and preventing skin break down, falls and implements the appropriate measures to achieve this. The Registered Professional Nurse is a member of a designated care team and collaborates, coordinates and guides team members in planning patient care in a safe environment and achieving patient care goals according to the patient/family developmental stage and cultural expectations.
Licensed as a Registered Nurse in the State of New Jersey. BLS Certification required. Two (2) years Adult Medical/Surgical experience is required. Proficiency in the English language is required. Phlebotomy Certification or IV Certification is required. Entry level candidates with a BSN may be considered on a completion of academic preparation/clinical experience/residency certification program. Ability to employ problem solving techniques and critical thinking. Effective interpersonal skills. Ability to organize care/activities of multiple patients.
University Hospital offers a competitive salary & comprehensive benefits package. Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V. For more information, visit www.uhnj.org/hrweb.
Banner Position Number: H96318
Job ID: 2021-8525
External Company Name: University Hospital, Newark NJ
Street: 150 Bergen St
Salary Range: UB01D: Min. $36.99 - Mid. $46.25 - Max. $53.72