SouthernTennessee Regional Health System - Lawrenceburg is seeking highly experienced,highly motivated Medical Surgical Registered Nurses.
If youpossess a desire to help others succeed, this is an opportunity for you!
Situatedamong the rolling, green hills of southern Middle Tennessee, STRHS-Lawrenceburgis a 99-bed, acute care facility located in Lawrenceburg, Tennessee, 85 milessouth of Nashville. Lawrenceburg's population is approximately 15,000 so, ourcommunity has the small town feel but, with all the extra accommodations. Hereat STRHS-Lawrenceburg, everyone will know you by name. Our atmosphere is warmand friendly, which makes coworkers feel more like family. STRHS-Lawrenceburgis dedicated to providing our friends and neighbors with the healthcare theyneed close to home. What makes us special is our staff. Our healthcareprofessionals are well-trained, dedicated, and above all else, caring.STRHS-Lawrenceburg is fully accredited by the Joint Commission and the Societyof Chest Pain Centers.
Providesdirect patient care to patients using the nursing process in accordance withapplicable scope and standards of practice.
Performsplan of care intervention, including medication administration, specimencollection, clinical treatments, as well as other medical care treatment.
Documentspatient care given.
Monitors,records, and communicates patient condition as appropriate to care team,physician, patient, and family.
Assistspatients with performing activities of daily living, including personalhygiene, elimination, nutrition, and ambulation.
Collaboratesas needed across disciplines to coordinate patient care, including patienttransfer, discharge, referral and spiritual/psychosocial support needs.
Evaluateslearning needs of patient and/or family and provides patient/family educationappropriate to age, culture, condition, and circumstances.
Worksas an advocate for the physical and emotional well-being of the patient.
Performother duties as assigned.
Maybe required to perform duties of the CNA, MA or LPN or other nursing staff onoccasion.
Attendsand participates in staff meetings, in-service, projects and committees asassigned.
Adheresto and supports policies and procedures of STRHS-Lawrenceburg.
Worksscheduled shifts including overtime, when necessary.
Acceptsall call schedule as directed.
Maintainsa neat and professional appearance in compliance to the existing dress code.
Reportsto the Director of Medical Surgical.