AFRD Registered Nurse (RN)

AFRD Registered Nurse (RN)

City of Atlanta, GA | Atlanta, GA, 30301, US
Salary Range:$55,000 – $93,000 Salary range estimated by Zippia

Posted a month ago

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Description

Open until filled

Salary Commensurate with experience

Job Summary:

The Registered Nurse (RN) is responsible for managing individualized patient care by

promoting and restoring patients' health through the nursing process; collaborating with

physicians and multidisciplinary team members; providing physical and psychological

support to patients, friends, and families; and supervise assigned team members. The RN

is responsible to the Clinical Manager for the assigned Department.

Responsibilities

* Conducts an individualized patient assessment, prioritizing the data collection based on

the patient's immediate condition or needs within the timeframe specified by the client facility's

policies, procedures, or protocols.

* Conducts ongoing assessments as determined by patient's condition and/or the client

facility's policies, procedures or protocols and reprioritizes care accordingly.

* Develops a plan of care that is individualized for the patient reflecting collaboration

with other members of the healthcare team.

* Performs appropriate treatments as ordered by the physician in an accurate and timely

manner.

* Performs therapeutic nursing interventions as established by individualized plan of care

for the patient and his/her family.

* Delivers care with appropriate age and cultural competence to specific patient

populations according to individualized needs.

* Provides individualized patient/family education customized to the patient and his/her

family.

* Documents patient assessment findings, physical/psychosocial responses to nursing

intervention and progress towards problem resolution.

* Initiates emergency resuscitative measures according to adult resuscitation and

advanced life support protocols.

* Maintains confidentiality in matters related to patient, family and client facility staff.
* Provides care in a non-judgmental, non-discriminatory manner that is sensitive to the

patient's and family's diversity, preserving their autonomy, dignity, and rights.

* Reports patient condition to appropriate personnel during each shift.
* Maintains current competency in the nursing specialty by attending educational workshops;

reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in

professional societies.

Qualifications

* Graduate of an accredited school of nursing.
* Current licensure in good standing in the state of practice, and all other states were

license is held

* Evidence of 1 year of nursing experience in a specialty within the past two years
* Evidence of BLS and all additional required credentials specific to nursing specialty

and as designated by health care organizations.