Community Health Systems RN-Pediatric Unit-FT-Day Shift in Flowood, Mississippi

Description:

Provides evaluation of assigned patients and plans, implements and documents nursing care. Provides assistance to nursing peers as requested. 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. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within the nursing field.

Qualifications

Graduate of a nursing program. Bachelor's Degree is preferred. One (1) year pediatric nursing experience is strongly preferred. Current Mississippi RN licensure is required. BLS certification is required; PALS certification is required (or within 30 days of hire into the position for new certifications & prior to independent patient care assignment). NRP certification is preferred.

Job: Pediatrics, Nursery, NICU

Organization: Merit Health River Oaks

Location: MS-Flowood

Requisition ID: 1826705