Community Health Systems RN-New Grad-Med/Surg-7p-7a in Bluefield, West Virginia
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.
Requires an associate's degree and is certified as a WV registered nurse. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field.
Graduate of an School of Professional Nursing
Previous experience preferred
License to practice in the State of West Virginia
Current BLS certification or obtained during the first 90 days of employment
Current ACLS preferred but not required
Current PALS or obtain within 1 year of employment
Basic Dysrhythmia/Coronary Care within 1 year
Job: Medical / Surgical Unit
Organization: Bluefield Regional Medical Center
Requisition ID: 1813349