PRN RN Geriatric Behavioral Health in Athens, TN at LifePoint Health

Date Posted: 11/18/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Per Diem
  • Location:
    Athens, TN
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    11/18/2020

Job Description

Starr Regional Medical Center

RN - Senior Care - Etowah Campus - PRN position available.

Core competencies for the position include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Provides for the individual rights of patients.
  • Directs / provides for the appropriate assessment and re-assessment of patients.
  • Plans and provides appropriate nursing care based on the individual patient's assessed needs.
  • Provides healthcare education to patients and/or families
  • Provides continuity of care by enlisting the services of other healthcare team members.
  • Manages patient's care to ensure patient and environmental safety and to minimize risk to the patient, family, and the organization
  • Manages time and supplies effectively
  • Communicates and documents pertinent information to all appropriate individuals in the continuum of care
  • Demonstrates knowledge of and adherence to National Patient Safety Goals

Job Requirements

Qualifications for the position include:

  • Graduate of Accredited RN Nursing Educational Program
  • Licensure in the State of Tennessee as a RN
  • Minimum score of 85% on medication exam
  • BLS
  • ACLS
  • PALS

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