RN - Transitional Care in Mayfield, KY at LifePoint Health

Date Posted: 2/14/2021

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Job Description

Jackson Purchase Medical Center

Jackson Purchase Medical Center RN provides direct patient care to patients using the nursing process in accordance with applicable scope and standards of practice.

  • Performs plan of care intervention, including medication administration, specimen collection, clinical treatments as well as other medical care treatment.

  • Documents patient care given.

  • Monitors, records, and communicates patient condition as appropriate to care team, physician, patient, and family.

  • Assists patients with performing activities of daily living, including personal hygiene, elimination, nutrition, and ambulation.

  • Collaborates as needed across disciplines to coordinate patient care, including patient transfer, discharge, referral and spiritual/psychosocial support needs.

  • Evaluates learning needs of patient and/or family and provides patient/family education appropriate to age, culture, condition, and circumstances.

  • Works as an advocate for the physical and emotional well-being of the patient.

Job Requirements

Associates degree in nursingrequired, Bachelor’s Degree in nursing preferred. Must be a Kentucky StateRegistered Nurse with ACLS certification, CPR/BLS certification, and PALScertification. Handle with Care within 6 months of hire.

Requires critical thinking skills,decisive judgement and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must beable to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.



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