Overview

Responsible for the delivery of patient care through the nursing processes of assessment, planning, evaluation and implementation; directs and guides patient teaching and activities of ancillary personnel while maintaining standards of professional nursing.Licenses or CertificationsCurrent license to practice professional nursing in PACPR required, ACLS certification preferred Education, Training, and Experience1-2 years of medical-surgical nursing experience preferred. Skills and Abilities, Proficiency and Productivity StandardsPromotes healing environment and utilizes resources for optimal patient outcomesOrganizes and prioritizes tasks; accurately completes job responsibilities within the specified time constraintsAdheres to ethical, regulatory and accreditation standardsSpeaks and communicates English effectively, both in verbal and written formatMaintains confidentiality of patient informationRespects Patient Rights and promotes customer satisfactionWorks cooperatively with co-workers and other hospital employeesAdapts to changes necessitated by guest/staff situationsSeeks assistance as neededWrites legiblyMachines, Equipment Used Clinical equipment used for patient care, i.e. Trach/Vent, glucometer, IV/enteral pumps, patient lift/transfer devices, bladder scanner, emergency equipment-defibrillator Position Urgency:Quick Start