Community Health Systems RN - TELEMETRY - FT - NIGHTS in Crystal River, Florida

Description:

Delivers advanced professional and technical nursing care to pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric patients admitted to the Intermediate Care Unit with real or potential life threatening illnesses. Monitors, interprets and intervenes on patients experiencing cardia arrhythmia, working under the direction of, and in collaboration with the medical staff. Performs nursing techniques for the comfort and well being of the patient. Nursing care delivered complies with the objectives and policies of the hospital utilizing the nursing process of assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation. Prepares equipment and assists physicians during treatments and examinations of patients. Collaborates with multidisciplinary team members to provide age/developmentally appropriate care in accordance with unit specific standards. Assists in planning, supervising, and instructing Licensed Practical Nurses and Nursing Assistants thereby providing nursing care to a number of patients. May be needed to work beyond the regular tour of duty or in another patient care unit as assigned by department head or nursing supervisor.

Qualifications

  • Minimum Education: Associate/Diploma/Bachelor's degree in Nursing that leads to licensure.

  • Preferred Experience: Recent acute care medical/surgical nursing experience within the past two years.

  • Required Certification/Registration: Current Florida RN License or GN that isFloridaboard eligible; BLS certification.

  • Preferred Certification/Registration: ACLS certification.

  • Required Education: Completion of a Basic Arrhythmia Competency within one year of hire.

  • Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Effective oral and written communication skills in the English language.Visual and hearing senses must be adequate to assess/detect changes in human physiological condition.Ability to perform effectively in fast paced, stressful environment

Job: Telemetry

Organization: Seven Rivers Regional Medical Center

Location: FL-Crystal River

Requisition ID: 1834525