Community Health Systems RN-Emergency Services-FT-Night Shifts in Jackson, 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. Prior emergency or critical care nursing experience is preferred. Current Mississippi RN licensure is required. BLS, ACLS, and PALS certifications are required (or prior to independent patient care assignment). TNCC and CPI certifications are required (or within one year of hire into the position).

Job: Emergency Services

Organization: Merit Health Central

Location: MS-Jackson

Requisition ID: 1823901