Registered Nurse (RN), Emergency Department (ED), PRN Days, Piedmont Eastside
Company: Piedmont Healthcare
Posted on: May 17, 2022
Description - External
The staff nurse provides nursing care to patients from birth
through the lifecycle utilizing nursing processes to assess, plan,
implement, and evaluate the care for patients. He/she functions
within the framework of the policies and procedures of the
organization and demonstrates professional growth and
accountability. The staff nurse is responsible for maintaining
standards of practice, coordinating patient care activities of all
assigned staff in the provision of quality nursing care.
1. Performs patient assessments to include collection of data
regarding the patient's physical, psychosocial and health
2. Appropriately evaluates the developmental age of the patient
when performing assessments, treatments and patient/family
3. Organizes patient data into the formulation of a plan of care;
identifies additional information needed and makes care decisions
based on identified needs. Identifies expected patient
4. Carries out plan of care to achieve desired patient
5. Provides patient care that is specific to the setting,
identified needs and plan; ensures that the care provided is
appropriate to the severity of the disease, condition, impairment
6. Oversees activities of ancillary and support team members.
7. Identifies teaching opportunities and provides the resources
necessary for achieving the educational goals of the patients.
8. Communications issues/concerns to the Charge Nurse, Clinical
Manager and/or physician as appropriate.
9. Documents patient care and concerns in the patient record.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES
Effective Communication Skills
Ability to handle stressful environments
The above information is intended to describe the general nature
and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job.
It is not intended to be an exhaustive list of responsibilities,
duties and skills required of personnel so classified
Qualifications - External
MINIMUM EDUCATION REQUIRED:
Graduate of a nursing program
MINIMUM EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
New Graduates of a nursing program eligible
MINIMUM LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION REQUIRED BY LAW:
Current License in the State of Georgia as a Registered Nurse or
NLC/eNLC Multistate License.
BLS certification required.
For PRN positions: One year of nursing experience in a hospital
setting is required
Bachelor's degree preferred
Advanced certification in field of specialty, if applicable (see
Nursing Experience in Hospital Setting Preferred
Keywords: Piedmont Healthcare, Roswell , Registered Nurse (RN), Emergency Department (ED), PRN Days, Piedmont Eastside, Other , Snellville, Georgia
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