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Registered Nurse

Channel Personnel Services Seattle ,WA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

DUTIES / RESPONSIBILITIES

⮚      Provides direct and indirect professional nursing care for patients.

⮚      May work in other units as oriented/assigned.

⮚      Determines priorities of care based on physical and psycho-social needs.

⮚      Communicates with physicians about changes in a patient's clinical condition including results of diagnostic studies and symptomatically.

⮚      Is able to respond quickly and accurately to changes in condition or response to treatment.

⮚      Is able to perform general nursing duties in all departments with adequate supervision.

⮚      Demonstrates knowledge of cardiac monitoring.

⮚      Correctly identifies dysrhythmias and treats appropriately based upon ACLS protocol.

⮚      Able to provide basic airway management utilizing oral and nasal airways, ambu bag, jaw thrust or head tilt/chin lift maneuvers, and suctioning.

⮚      Functions competently during cardiopulmonary resuscitation.

⮚      Provides care to patients with compromised nutritional/metabolic status.

⮚      Provides care to patients requiring extensive fluid and electrolyte management.

⮚      Able to assess and care for patients in the immediate post anesthesia period.

⮚      Able to function independently by using critical thinking skills to assess and intervene in critical situations until physician is on site.

⮚      Maintains department competencies.

⮚      Administer nursing care to ill, injured, or disabled patients.

⮚      Diagnose and establish patient treatment plans.

⮚      Monitor and report changes in patient symptoms or behavior.

⮚      Communicate with collaborating physicians or specialists regarding patient care.

⮚      Educate patients about health maintenance and disease prevention.

⮚      Facilitate referrals to other healthcare professionals and medical facilities.

⮚      Maintain accurate patient medical records.

⮚      Provide advice and emotional support to patients and their family members.

 

REQUIREMENTS / QUALIFICATIONS

⮚      Baccalaureate degree in nursing / BSN Preferred.

⮚      BLS certification, required.

⮚      1 Year of Nursing in an Acute Care Setting.

⮚      ACLS certification within one year of position start date.

⮚      ENPC or PALS certification within one year of start date.

⮚      TNCC certification, preferred.

Current unrestricted Registered Nurse Licensure/ Compact License State

 

Channel Personnel Services

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Seattle, WA
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