Noble Health Audrain

JOB DESCRIPTION

JOB TITLE: RN

JOBS FAMILY GROUP: Nursing & Education

JOB FAMILY: Registered Nursing

JOB PROFILE SUMMARY: Provides direct nursing care in accordance with established policies, procedures & protocols of the healthcare organization

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Uses standards of medical-surgical nursing practice to increase the quality of care and quality of life for the patient, family, and significant other(s) by systematically evaluating the quality and effectiveness of nursing practice
Establishes effective relationships and serves as an advocate with the patient, family, and significant other(s) to facilitate the development of the care plan unique to the patient’s care needs
Uses the nursing process to develop and implement the plan of care, collect assessment data for each patient, determine appropriate nursing diagnoses, identify expected patient outcomes, determine the plan of care, implement interventions, and evaluate patient outcomes
Develops assessment and management strategies based on a consideration of the physical, functional, cultural, social, economic, developmental, spiritual, vocational, and leisure dimensions of human responses to actual and potential health problems
Demonstrates knowledge of the impact of actual or potential illness and each patient’s physical, functional, cultural, social, economic, developmental, spiritual, vocational, and leisure status
Utilizes leadership skills by coordinating and collaborating with the patient, family, significant other(s), communities, and members of the inter-professional team in assessing needs, setting goals, planning interventions, providing care, and evaluating outcomes
Utilizes effective communication to participate with the patient, family, significant other(s), and other health care providers in collaborative decision making that reflects the understanding that care should be culturally sensitive, ethical, legal, holistic, informed, compassionate, and humane, and within the boundaries of available economic resources
Educates the patient, family, and significant other(s) about measures that promote, maintain, and restore health or promote comfort
Fosters a healthy work environment within the practice setting and profession by serving as a mentor and role model for nursing colleagues, students, and others
Applies the existing body of evidence-based practice and scientific knowledge in health care to medical-surgical nursing practice, ensuring that nursing care is delivered based on patient’s age-specific needs and clinical needs as described in the department’s Scope of Service
Works in a constant state of alertness and in a safe manner
May perform point of care testing according to policies and procedures
Performs other duties as assigned.

EXPERIENCE: No experience required

EDUCATION:
Basic Life Support HealthCare Provider (BLS HCP) – American Heart Association (AHA)
Certified Medical-Surgical Registered Nurse (CMSRN) – Medical Surgical
Nursing Certification Board (MSNCB)

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:
Constant use of speech to share information through oral communication
Constant standing and walking
Frequent lifting/carrying and pushing/pulling objects weighing 0-25 lbs.
Frequent sitting, reaching and keyboard use/data entry
Frequent use of vision and depth perception for distances near (20 inches or
less) and far (20 feet or more) and to identify and distinguish colors
Frequent use of smell to detect/recognize odors
Frequent use of hearing to receive oral communication, distinguish body sounds and/or hear alarms, malfunctioning machinery, etc.
Occasional lifting/carrying and pushing/pulling objects weighing 25-50 lbs.
Occasional lifting/moving of patients
Occasional bending, stooping, kneeling, squatting, twisting, gripping and
repetitive foot/leg and hand/arm movements
Occasional driving
Rare crawling and running

WORK SHIFT: Full time position

Noble Health Audrain Community Hospital complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate based on race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex.

“It’s more than a career, it’s a calling.”
Noble Health Audrain Community Hospital

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