Graduation from aschool of nursing as a registered nurse required
Current RN licenserequired
Verbal and writtenability to give information and present ideas essential in administrativemanagement.
Ability to understandadvanced theory and practice in nursing.
Familiarity withorganization and functions of each hospital department.
Ability to discernlegal implications in nursing.
Ability to motivatepersonnel, problem-solve effectively and handle stress in a positive manner.
Maintain harmoniousrelationships with nursing personnel, medical staff, hospital administration,and all hospital departments.
Function as a staff orcharge nurse.
Supervise andcoordinate care in a manner to ensure that patient needs are provided in anefficient manner and in accordance with hospital policies and procedures.
Possess the knowledgeto safely apply theory and practice when providing, planning and assigningnursing care.
Ability toproblem-solve effectively to provide quality patient care.
Provide excellentcustomer service including patient education.
Ability to work withall age groups including infants, pediatrics, adolescents, adults and geriatricpatients.
Ability to work withParagon applications (computer system).
Possess the knowledgeto use PYXIS medication delivery system.
Ability to use GRASPacuity system.
Education – Uses thenursing process to meet patient/family learning needs.
Professionalism –Applies knowledge to practice through participation in performance improvementactivities and application of nursing research.
Consistentlycommunicates to co-workers, medical staff, ancillary departments and customersto promote a collaborative and cooperative environment.
Reliability – Ensurescompletion of assigned workloads and moves to unassigned work at own initiative.
Other duties, asdesignated by the Director of Medical/Surgical Services, Coordinator ofMedical/Surgical Services, supervisor, or CNO.
Work requires physicalability such as walking, standing, pushing, pulling, lifting heavyobjects/patients (patients 300+ pounds), stooping and climbing stairs.
Walking intermittentlythrough halls of hospital and outside.
May be exposed to bad weatherwhen escorting a discharged patient to their vehicle.
Involves mentalactivity and problem-solving, to include the ability to implement solutions.
May be exposed toinjury by irrational or disturbed patients, patients with communicablediseases, and/or potentially dangerous equipment.
Risk of exposure toinfectious diseases and hazardous materials.
Exposure to blood,body fluid and hazardous wastes is moderate to frequent and must carry outuniversal precautions according to hospital policy.
Bending required frequently,45-90 degree angles, to check patients, to operate machinery.
Speech, hearing,reading, writing and visual acuity necessary in order to perform jobrequirements.