RN - Med/Surg - FT - Days - Rotating Wknds. in Fort Mohave, AZ at Valley View Medical Center

Date Posted: 6/30/2020

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Job Description

Valley View Medical Center

Uses critical thinking and nursing judgements to analyze assessment data to make independent nursing decisions and formulate nursing diagnoses. 

Based on assessments and analysis of data, the RN formulates, modifies, and prioritizes strategies to meet the patient’s goals.

The RN supervises, monitors, and evaluates the care of delegated tasks.

Identifies patient care requirements by establishing personal rapport with potential and actual patients and other persons in a position to understand care requirements.

Establishes a compassionate environment by providing emotional, psychological, and spiritual support to patients, friends, and families.

Promotes patient's independence by establishing patient care goals; teaching patient, friends, and family to understand condition, medications, and self-care skills; answering questions.

Assures quality of care by measuring health outcomes against patient care goals and standards; making or recommending   necessary adjustments; following hospital philosophies and standards of care set by Arizona State Board of Nursing, and other governing agency regulations.

Resolves patient problems and needs by utilizing multidisciplinary team strategies.

Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations

Protects patients and employees by adhering to infection-control policies and protocols, medication administration and storage procedures, and controlled substance regulations.

Documents patient care services by charting in patient and department records.

Contributes to the maintenance of a safe working environment and the employee’s own personal safety.

Recognizes safety hazards and takes action to maintain a safe environment

Adheres to Life Safety Codes, MSDS, Infection Control, and all other regulatory and hospital policies.

Maintains continuity among nursing teams by documenting and communicating actions, irregularities, and continuing needs  

Maintains patient confidence and protects operations by keeping information confidential.

Maintains professional and technical knowledge by completing Life Talent assignments, maintaining professional certifications and licensure requirements.

Promotes cooperative relationships among health care teams by communicating information; responding to requests; building rapport; participating in team problem-solving methods

Job Requirements

Education:

Graduate of an accredited nursing program

Licensure:

Valid Arizona R.N. licensure required, or valid multi-state license from a recognized compact state acceptable to Arizona. 

Certifications Required Upon Hire:

BLS

Certifications Required Within 90 Days of Hire:

ACLS

APEX Training

Experience Required:

One (1) year acute care exp. 


Equal opportunity and affirmative action employers and are looking for diversity in candidates for employment: Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran

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