Pay: $26.71 to $35.68/hour
Wound care nursing hours will be paid at base wage plus a $5.50 an hour differential.
Job Status: Full Time
Looking for an experienced ER RN's to work various shifts. Part-time and full-time shifts available:
In addition to general nursing care, responsibilities of ER Nurses include (but are not limited to):
Collects current symptoms, as well as a detailed patient history and then consults and coordinates with health care team members to assess, plan, implement and evaluate patient care plans
Performs triage, while considering both physical and psychosocial elements
Manages basic life support needs and stabilizes patients until the attending physician is available, based upon nursing standards and protocol
Initiates corrective action whenever information from monitoring equipment shows adverse symptomatology
Records patients’ current vital signs
Works directly under physicians, assisting them during exams, diagnostic testing and treatments
Prepares and administers (orally, subcutaneously, through an IV) and records prescribed medications. Reports adverse reactions to medications or treatments in accordance with the policy regarding the administration of medications by a licensed registered nurse
Provides IV therapy
Cleans and bandages wounds
Provides basic, bedside care
Maintains proper supplies and appropriate medical equipment to care for patients
Reports any suspected abuse to the appropriate agencies
Initiates patient education plan, as prescribed by physician. Teaches patients and significant others how to manage their illness/injury, by explaining: post-treatment home care needs, diet/nutrition/exercise programs, self-administration of medication and rehabilitation, as well as provides referrals to other healthcare professionals for follow-up treatment
Displays professionalism while completing multiple urgent tasks in a timely manner
Records all care information concisely, accurately and completely, in a timely manner, in the appropriate format and on the appropriate electronic medical records
Performs other position-related duties as assigned, depending on assignment setting
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