Portneuf Medical Center
Posted 9 months ago
Listing Type: Nursing
Employment Type: Nursing
Education Level: BSN Preferred
Experience Level: All
Req Number 7643
Department: Med-Surg Unit #6 Total Joint
Shift: Night Shift
Hours: 7pm-7am, rotating weekends, rotating holidays
This position is accountable for the provision of safe, efficient, and therapeutically effective care to the patients of the Total Joint Center. Utilizing the nursing process, care is delivered in compliance with hospital policies and procedures, legal, and regulatory standards. Coordinates continuous assessment utilizing all available data. Evaluates effectiveness of interventions and redirects plan of care as condition indicates. Assures that patient care interventions and activities are directed at the resolution of identified patient problems/needs. With appropriate input from all team members, including patient, family, or significant other; initiates, implements, and documents a patient care plan based on standards of nursing practice, policies, and procedures, established protocols, and professional judgment.
Minimum Requirements: Current licensure as a Registered Nurse in the State of Idaho. Current BLS certification. Orthopedic Nurse Certification must be obtained within 2 years of hire. Must have an Associate's or Bachelor's degree in Nursing. Prefer at least 2 years Medical/Surgical nursing experience. Excellent communication and customer service skills.