Community Health Systems 236-017 RN - Urgent Care - Duval Mine - Full-Time - Days in Tucson, Arizona

Description:

Summary: Either directly or indirectly reporting to nursing manager, plans, directs, participates in and evaluates patient care.

Essential Functions:

  1. Provides competent, safe and timely patient care utilizing the nursing process.

  2. Accurately and legibly documents all assessments, interventions and plan of care according to policies and procedures.

  3. Transcribes and reviews all orders in a timely manner.

  4. Monitors clinical condition of patients and reports changes to appropriate personnel in a timely manner.

  5. Ensures accurate, timely communication among caregivers (e.g. handoff/report, SBAR, timely communication to charge nurse/manager of issues) to include appropriate chain of command when indicated. Timely reporting and documenting of unexpected incidents or adverse events, including incident reports a applicable.

  6. Provides and documents effective and timely patient/family education.

  7. Orients, instructs, and trains assigned personnel and/or students.

  8. Assumes responsibility for appropriate delegation of patient care tasks and oversees care provided by delegates.

  9. Accurate and timely administration and documentation of all medications

Qualifications

Education: ADN or Diploma in Nursing Program, BSN preferred

Experience: Clinical experience in area of expertise preferred

Skills: As defined in Core Competency documentation

Licenses/Certifications: Current Arizona RN license; BLS required. ACLS required for: ED, ICU, Telemetry, ACT, PACU, Cath Lab, GI. PALS or ENPC required for ED, NRP required for L&D, NICU and Mother Baby.

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Job: Nursing Services

Organization: Northwest Medical Center Tucson

Location: AZ-Tucson

Requisition ID: 1730020