Registered Nurse

ID: 11707

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Posted: March 16, 2020

Registered Nurse

Compensation:
$35-$65 Per hour (Depending on Experience) 

Location: Multiple Metro Atlanta Locations Available!

The Registered Nurse promotes and restores patient’s health as she/he prescribes provides, delegates, evaluates and coordinates comprehensive professional nursing care through the use of the nursing process for patients of all ages, gender, cultures, and background; provide physical and psycho-social support to patients, friends, and families. This individual may oversee clinical care of other personnel including Medical Assistants.

Qualifications

Degree from an accredited school of registered nursing; active license

Representative Job Duties

  • Consistently and effectively utilizes all steps of the nursing process in the provision of timely, safe, and appropriate patient/family care
  • Assess the patient and family in systematic and ongoing manner for both overt and covert signs and symptoms.
  • Collects pertinent data using appropriate assessment techniques
  • Prioritizes data according to patient’s immediate conditions
  • Involves patient, significant others and appropriate health care providers in collection of data when appropriate
  • Consistently uses clear, concise, and effective written/oral communication and complies with departmental policies when sharing relevant patient care data.
  • Demonstrates critical thinking skills, derives and documents appropriate diagnoses from patient and family assessment
  • Identifies expected outcomes individualized to patients and provides follow-up care as needed, documents these clinical and educational outcomes consistent with the patient’s diagnoses and capabilities and educates patients and families on treatment of illness, health maintenance and prevention
  • Demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to provide age-specific care and consults appropriate resources when serving patients outside the Center’s regular patient population
  • Effective and appropriate delegation of patient care activities to coworkers.
  • Demonstrates technical competence based on patient needs including phlebotomy, IV insertion, informatics, POC testing and proper use of equipment
  • Provides a safe and clean environment through the use of appropriate risk management practices such as labeling and removing broken/expired items from service
  • Provides appropriate follow-up care as needed
  • Practices in compliance with established practice standards, policies, procedures, protocols, and regulations. Completes all mandatory requirements
  • Provides basic education information to patients and family, focusing on self-care appropriate to their age and identified learning considerations and needs
  • Demonstrates an ability to remain calm, perform effectively and professionally during peak periods of activity and emergency situations
  • Assumes other duties as assigned
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