Utilize the nursing process to identify patient needs, systematically plan and implement a plan of care, and continually evaluate the outcomes of that care. Provide direct/indirect patient care in the medical/surgical setting which includes opportunities to meet psychosocial and physical need of our patients. Works closely with physicians, ancillary departments and co-workers for patients across a wide range of age groups and diagnosis. The various environments in which the Registered Nurse may work include medical/surgical, orthopedics, swing bed, pediatrics, surgical admissions. The nurse may be requested to float to other areas in the hospital.
EDUCATION and EXPERIENCE:
Associate degree or above in nursing. One-year hospital nursing experience preferred.
CERTIFICATION and LICENSURE
Current Iowa RN license. Current certifications in BLS, ACLS, PALS and Adult/Child Abuse Mandatory Reporter or obtaining in accordance with the hospital Education Policy.