Community Health Systems RN, Registered Nurse, Emergency Room, Per Diem, 0.2, RSWH in Scranton, Pennsylvania

Description:

Evaluates assigned patients and plans, implements and documents nursing care. Assists physicians during examinations and procedures. Performs various patient tests and administers medications within the scope of practice of the registered nurse. Promotes patients' independence by establishing patient care goals and teaching patients and families to understand conditions, medications, and self-care skills. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department.

RSWH = may be required to rotate shifts as needed; may require weekend work; may require holiday work.

Qualifications

Requires an associate's degree and is certified as a registered nurse. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field.

Preferred RN's with emergency room experience, CPR, PALS and ACLS, other candidates will be considered.

Job: Emergency Services

Organization: Regional Hospital of Scranton

Location: PA-Scranton

Requisition ID: 1754946