RN-ICU-PRN in Sanford, NC at LifePoint Health

Date Posted: 2/10/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Central Carolina Hospital

The RN-ICU-PRN provides direct and indirect patient care utilizing the nursing process of assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation. Their duties also include:

  1. Completes a focused patient assessment with reassessments based on patients condition, procedures, medications given and treatments.
  2. Adequately assesses and reassesses pain.
  3. Utilizes appropriate pain management techniques.
  4. Performs patient care and communicates effectively with patients of all ages and specific needs.
  5. Demonstrates knowledge of medications and their correct administration based on the age of the patient and the patient’s clinical condition.
  6. Follows the 6 rights of medication administration to reduce the potential for medication errors.
  7. Assists physicians with procedures and performs services requiring technical and manual skills.
  8. Performs treatments and provides services to the level of licensure.
  9. Performs all aspects of patient care in an environment that optimizes patient safety and reduces the likelihood of errors.
  10. Manages and operates equipment safely and correctly.
  11. Educates patient and family on disease process.

Job Requirements

Require Required Education: 

Associate’s degree is required

Bachelor’s degree is preferred

Required License:

Registered Nurse in North Carolina is required (or compact state)

Required Certification:

American Heart Association BLS is required

Additional certifications are required by department

Other:

1 year of experience in a health care setting is preferred


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