Minimum: Graduate of an Accredited School of Professional Nursing.
Preferred: Bachelors Degree in Nursing.
License/Certifications: Current NYS license to practice Professional Nursing or NY State limited permit to practice
BLS, ACLS required through the RQI system during clincial orientation. Basic Coronary Care certification obtained within 6 month of hire.
CPR certified, Coronary care course, CCRN recommended within 2 years
Preferred: 1 year acute care experience.
Minimum: Analytical skills to assess, prepare, implement and evaluate the outcomes of the plan of care of patients / families. Demonstrated ability to handle confidential information with discretion and ability to deal with the people in a professional and courteous manner. Ability to meet deadlines, manage multiple priorities and enhance the spirit of teamwork through effective role modeling. Excellent interpersonal, communication and organization skills. Computer literacy.
Preferred: Experience with Microsoft Office products and electronic medical record.