RN, Registered Nurse - Emergency Room 9/13/2016
JOB DESCRIPTIONAPPLY Description
The RN-staff nurse under the supervision of the nursing director/manager provides patient care and/or support activities appropriate to ages served; primarily adults ages 18-65or geriatric patient's ages over 65. May also include care for infant age 0-1 year, child ages 1-12 years or adolescent ages 13-17 years. Participates as primary nurse, associate nurse, a team member or team leader in the planning and implementing of patient care. Directs and assists in carrying out safe aseptic technique and procedures. Offers leadership and direction to all support staff within department.
- Graduate of an accredited school of nursing.
- Current Texas State RN license.
- CPR (American Heart Association).
- ACLS within 6 months of hire/transfer date.
- CPI within 90 days of hire/transfer date.
- TNCC within 18 months of hire/transfer date.
- ENPC or PALS within 18 months of hire/transfer date.
- One year experience in emergency department or critical care nursing preferred.
- Able to assess, plan, implement and evaluate nursing care.