Registered Nurse

Employer
Mccready Health
Location
Salisbury, MD
Posted
Mar 14, 2018
Closes
Mar 15, 2018
Function
Nurse
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Registered Nurse , Emergency Room General Summary A' The Registered Nurse is responsible for developing, implementing and evaluating a plan of patient care utilizing ANA Standards and the Nursing Process.A' Acts as a patient advocate.A' Provides support, information and direct care.A' Utilizes equipment and technology skillfully and is technically competent in nursing procedures.A' Educates patients and families on significant self care issues.A' A' Minimum Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required: A' Ability to read and communicate in the English language.A' Current ACLS /PALS or obtained within 90 days of hire. Current CPR Certification A' Education:A' A' A' A' A' Licensed and currently registered to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of Maryland or in a Maryland approved compact state. A' Mental Demands: A' A' A' A' A' A' A' A' Demonstrates organizational ability by using time and equipment effectively. A' A' A' A' A' A' A' A' A' Works under pressure of time and accuracy, often in stressful situations. A' A' A' A' A' A' A' A' A' Works with patients and families in crisis situations and emotional/mental alterations. A' A' A' A' A' A' A' A' A' Demonstrates skill and accuracy in written and oral communications. A' A' A' A' A' A' A' A' A' Frequently works with grieved, despondent, angry and mentally disturbed patients. A' A' A' A' A' A' A' A' A' Takes necessary immediate action when handling personnel problems. A' Responsibility for Assets: Works with numerous expensive and complex instruments which may include IV controllers, hypothermia units, vacuum regulators, computers, portable and bedside cardiac/pressure monitors and other specialized equipment.A' A' Has thorough understanding of proper working order of equipment and reports maintenance needs promptly.A' Is conscious of and participates in cost containment efforts. A' Contact with Others: A' A' A' A' A' A' A' A' A' Communicates in a courteous, accurate, and timely manner with:A' patient, family, significant others, physicians, visitors and other health care team members. A' A' A' A' A' A' A' A' A' Keeps private life and personal biases that may have negative impact on unit function separate from work issues. A' A' A' A' A' A' A' A' A' The Registered Nurse performs under and reports to the Emergency Room Manager. A' Work Schedule: A' A' A' A' A' A' A' A' A' May be assigned to day, evening, or night shifts or a combination as needed. A' A' A' A' A' A' A' A' A' May be required to work weekends and holidays as needed. A' A' A' A' A' A' A' A' A' May be required to work overtime for patient care as needed. A' A' A' A' A' A' A' A' A' Normally scheduled for 12 hour shifts. A' A' A' A' A' A' A' A' A' May be required to work in the nursing home or any other department in the Foundation. A' A' THE STATEMENTS HEREIN ARE INTENDED TO DESCRIBE THE NATURE AND LEVEL OF WORK BEING PERFORMED BY INDIVIDUALS ASSIGNED TO THIS CLASSIFICATION AND ARE NOT CONSTRUED AS AN EXHAUSTIVE LIST OF ALL JOB DUTIES-OTHER JOB DUTIES MAY BE ASSIGNED AS NECESSARY. THIS DOCUMENT DOES NOT CREATE AN EMPLOYMENT CONTRACT AND EMPLOYMENT WITH MCCREADY FOUNDATION IS AT WILL. The News Journal. Keywords: Emergency Room Nurse, Location: Salisbury, MD - 21801

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