Community Health Systems RN (U) - CVICU - #212 - 1.0 FT E/N/W/R in Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania

Description:

The Critical Care Registered Nurse/Graduate Nurseconsistently performs his/her duties demonstrating an understanding of theessential job functions as reflected in the Critical Care RegisteredNurse/Graduate Nurse job description, department and hospital policies, andregulatory guidelines. Provide directprofessional nursing care for assigned patients while maintaining a safepatient care environment. Responsiblefor directing and coordinating all nursing care based on established clinicalnursing practices. Promote the healthand well-being of the patient and significant others through the care continuumutilizing the nursing process.

The Graduate Nursewill work providing patient care under the direct supervision of a RegisteredNurse at all times. The Graduate Nursewill not assume charge responsibilities.

Qualifications

Graduate of anaccredited school of professional nursing

Managerial skills,clinical expertise, clerical accuracy, communication skills, listeningabilities, independent thinking/sound judgment; ability to deal with stress,able to react to emergency and crisis situations. Clinical, managerial, problem-solving and teachingskills. Independent thinker, ability tomake sound judgments and commitment to quality care.

Pharmacology,asceptic technique, teaching skills, documentation

Current PA PracticePermit/ Registered Nurse license

BLS and ACLSrequired, must be completed prior to the end of orientation period

Job: Intensive Care / Critical Care

Organization: Wilkes-Barre General Hospital

Location: PA-Wilkes Barre

Requisition ID: 1824595

This organization does not discriminate in any way to deprive any person of employment opportunities or otherwise adversely affect the status of any employee because of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, citizenship, veteran status, or military or uniformed services, in accordance with all applicable governmental laws and regulations. In addition, the facility complies with all applicable federal, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment.