Registered Nurse (RN) - Observation Unit

GENERALSUMMARY OF DUTIES: The staff nurse servesas the leader of the Nursing Care team who is ultimately responsible andaccountable to the patient for the assessment, planning, implementation, andevaluation of patient focused, outcome oriented care. Will develop competencies for functioningsafely in all areas of Medical/Surgical services. Nursing plan of care will include all agegroups with the exception of infants. EDUCATION/CERTIFICATIONS/LICENSES: * Graduate of a Nursing Program from an accredited school * Currentlylicensed to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of Louisiana * CPR for Healthcare Providers to be completed within 30 days ofhire * ACLS to be completed within 30 days of hire ORGANIZATIONALEXPECTATIONS: * Behaviordemonstrates understanding and adherence to Rapides Regional Medical Center'svalues which are: * Workswith an attitude of SERVICE * PromotesTEAMWORK within the department andthe organization * ExhibitsACCOUNTABILITY and responsibility inthe performance of the job * ExhibitsRESPECT to self and others * Demonstratesan attitude of SAFETY in all tasks,job duties and responsibilities * PerformanceImprovement/CQI Principles are consistently demonstrated in the performance ofassigned duties. * Attendancerecords reflect a punctual, dependable and responsible employee. * Demonstratesadherence to the principles of safety and infection control. When it comesto patient care, we strive to be the healthcare provider of choice. Whenit comes to employee care, our goal is to be the employer of choice. Benefits for Full Time Employees include: * Medical,Dental, & Vision Insurance * 401KPlan with employer match * GenerousPaid Time Off * FlexibleSpending Account * LongTerm and Short Term Disability Benefits * DirectDeposit * TuitionReimbursement * EmployeeDiscounts * Andmore!
Rapides Regional Medical Center
Full time
Nursing - Professional
Alexandria, LA 71301, US