Staff RN - PRN - Psych Care Unit - Bonus opportunity depending on commitment level in Clyde, NC at LifePoint Health

Date Posted: 11/18/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Per Diem
  • Location:
    Clyde, NC
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  • Experience:
    Not Specified
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Job Description

Haywood Regional Medical Center
The Staff Registered Nurse is responsible for the nursing care of patients as team leader, as well as the interpretation and implementation of physician‑directed care. Activities include the organization of herself/himself and team members to meet the needs of the individual patient, his/her family, and consultation with members of the healthcare team concerning patient care. She/he may assume charge duty when adequately prepared. She/he is responsible for implementing medical center and nursing department policies. The Staff RN must be able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of the patients served on his or her assigned unit. The individual must demonstrate knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the life span and possess the ability to assess data reflective of the patient's status and interpret the appropriate information needed to identify each patient's requirements relative to his or her age-specific needs, and to provide the care needed as described in the unit's / area's / department's policies and procedures.

Job Requirements

Education: Holds a current North Carolina RN license.

Experience: Proficient in performing all skills required for staff registered nurse.  BLS Required. ACLS required within 6 months of hire for the following areas:  ED, ICU, Endoscopy, Women’s and Outpatient Surgery.  PALS required in 6 months of hire for the following areas: Infusion, Med/Surg (Charge Nurse), Women’s, House Supervisors, ED, and Surgical Services

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