Emergency Room - RN
Sysmind LLC Livingston, MT
- Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
This position will be 12 hour shifts and mostly nights.JOB SUMMARY: The Registered Nurse is responsible for professional nursing care of patients in the assigned area/department, including identification of patient needs and implementation of nursing interventions utilizing the nursing process. Responsibilities also include delegation of duties to and supervision of both licensed and non-licensed personnel. Works collaboratively with ancillary nursing staff and other personnel. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS, DUTIES, AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Maintains the standards for nursing care and performs nursing skills in compliance with the regulations set forth in the Montana State Board of Nursing nurse practice act. Assesses patient's condition and nursing needs. Identifies goals through the care planning process. Identifies appropriate nursing actions to meet care-planning goals with regards to patient's holistic needs. Exhibits age appropriate competencies: newborn, child, adolescent, adult and geriatric. Answers call lights promptly. Upon completion of all nursing interventions, documents accurately and thoroughly in the appropriate area of the patient record in accordance to organization policy. Reports changes in patient condition or pertinent observations to the appropriate physician and/or other member of the healthcare team. Administers medications to and performs treatments on assigned patients. Actively participates in patient/family education and the discharge planning process. Assists physicians with special tests and procedures such as thoracentesis, lumbar tap, etc. Participates in economical utilization of supplies and ensures that equipment is maintained in a clean and safe manner. Participates in orientation of new personnel. Demonstrates ability to function in a Charge Nurse role when assigned, including providing leadership and support to staff, serving as a resource, assessing resource needs, providing feedback to manager as needed and collaborating with others to address service area and health system needs. Assist with and/or initiates emergency measures appropriately. Participates in the maintenance of a clean and safe environment. Actively participates in Performance Improvement. Assist with proper room assignment of patient's being admitted or transferred to the area assigned. Accepts accountability for own actions. ADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES: 1. Attends at 75% of unit staff meetings.2. Attends all mandatory in-service classes.3. Completes all annual required educational competencies.4. Maintains current CPR, ACLS and TNCC certification. Click here to enter text. OTHER FUNCTIONS, DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES OF ALL EMPLOYEES: 1. Supports and models individual behavior consistent with the Standards of Excellence and the mission, vision and values of Livingston HealthCare.2. Demonstrates commitment to customer service by: Building effective working relationships and treating others with respect Interacting with customers (Patients, co-workers and visitors) in a warm and friendly way. Taking immediate action to meet customers' needs or requests. Attentive to each customer concern.3. Demonstrates and encourages an ethic of open and effective communication and teamwork throughout the organization4. Adheres to Livingston HealthCare's Code of Conduct and Livingston HealthCare and departmental compliance policies. The above statements reflect the general duties considered necessary to describe the principal functions of the job as identified and shall not be considered as a detailed description of all the work requirements which may be inherent in the position. QUALIFICATIONS (Required): 1. Current Montana R.N. license2. Current BLS/CPR certification3. ACLS, PALS, TNCC and ENPC certification or certification within one year of hire. ADDITIONAL DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS: 1. 1-2 years of Emergency medicine experience.
Specialty Type: Nursing
Sub Specialties: Emergency Room Nurse
General Certifications : ACLS BLS/BCLS PALS