RN-Emergency Services PRN in Russellville, KY at LifePoint Health

Date Posted: 1/1/2021

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Job Description

Logan Memorial Hospital

This employee has the responsibility of maintaining and providing current nursing practice and skills. The employee is charged with the goal of continuous quality improvement and excellence in patient care.

The employee demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to provide the services appropriate for the patient/family population being served. The employee also integrates the department's services with the hospital's primary functions.

The employee must utilize and implement the 5 Tier Color Coded Triage System when assessing patients and assigning them to the appropriate level.

Job Requirements


Graduatefrom school of nursing with associate degree in nursing, bachelor’s degreepreferred.  The nurse must possess acurrent RN licensure, ACLS, BLS. PALS certification preferred upon hire;required within one year of employment.   One year experience as a registered nurse isrequired. Must possess and utilize critical thinking skills to identifyemergency signs and symptoms. Communicate effectively both orally and inwritten form with all levels of internal and external customers of thedepartment.  Follow policy and proceduresconsistent with hospital, state and federal regulatory guidelines.  Work in collaboration and support teamwork ininter and intradepartmental activities.

Equal opportunity and affirmative action employers and are looking for diversity in candidates for employment: Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran