The Registered Nurse – Float Pool is responsible for the delivery of safe patient care utilizing the nursing process of assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation. Provides direct patient care within the scope of practice. The Registered Nurse – Float Pool also directs and guides patient/family teaching and activities of other nursing personnel while maintaining standards of care in the Med/Surg/Telemetry Unit, ICU, and Emergency Department. The Registered Nurse is directly responsible and accountable for the care given to his/her assigned patients. He / She communicates with physician about changes in the patient’s clinical condition including cardiac monitoring, results of diagnostic studies and symptomatology. Is able to respond quickly and accurately to changes in condition and/or response to treatment. Is knowledgeable about EMTALA regulations and reporting of child/adult abuse to appropriate agencies.
ADDITIONAL EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, TRAINING
1. Current and valid state RN License.
2. Current BLS (AHA) certificate upon hire and maintain current.
3. Current ACLS (AHA) certificate 30 days upon hire and maintain current.
4. Current PALS certificate 30 days upon hire and maintain current.
5. Minimum two year in Acute-Care required.
6. Completion of Critical Care Course preferred
7. Previous Acute Care hospital experience preferred.
8. Ventilator Management experience preferred.
9. Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) preferred.
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