Canton-Potsdam Hospital Amb Surg Registered Nurse in Potsdam, New York
The registered nurse provides assessment, care planning and direct delivery of treatment utilizing professional nursing care processes in a patient and family centered manner in accordance with licensure and regulatory scope and standards, and established hospital policies, procedures and protocols.
Performs a comprehensive patient assessment to identify patient and family needs.
Develops and implements a comprehensive plan of care involving the patient and the family.
Performs and documents direct patient and family centered care and patient education according to nursing standards of practice.
Identifies and responds to patient conditions to achieve positive patient outcomes.
Performs discharge planning to ensure safe and appropriate transition of care.
Directs and delegates care provided by unlicensed team members.Provides world class customer service to patients and families.
Demonstrates ability to care for patients in the outpatient setting including pre-op preparation, patient education, post-op care and discharge.
Additional on-call coverage
One year of post-licensure practice as a registered professional nurse
Experience in Ambulatory Surgery or Med-Surg Nursing preferred.
Shift: 12 Hour
Shift Details: 12Hr: 7am - 7pm w-variable shifts possible as needed and w-on call responsibility
External Company URL: https://www.stlawrencehealthsystem.org/
Name: 50 Leroy St.
Required Level: Associate's Degree
Preferred Level: Bachelor's Degree
Licensure / Certification (Text Only): Required: Current, unrestricted New York State registered professional nursing license, BLS upon hire ACLS within 3 months of hire PALS within 3 months of hire
Preferred: American Nurses Credentialing Center certification CAPA (Certified Ambulatory Peri anesthesia Nurse) highly preferred
Post: St. Lawrence Health System Careers: 5/14/2021