RN - Med Surg Unit PRN in Mayfield, KY at Jackson Purchase Medical Center

Date Posted: 4/19/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Jackson Purchase Medical Center

Job Summary

Provides direct patient care to patients using the nursing process in accordance with applicable scope and standards of practice.

Essential Functions

Performs plan of care intervention, including medication administration, specimen collection, clinical treatments, as well as other medical care treatment.

Documents patient care given.

Monitors, records, and communicates patient condition as appropriate to care team, physician, patient, and family.

Assists patients with performing activities of daily living, including personal hygiene, elimination, nutrition, and ambulation.

Collaborates as needed across disciplines to coordinate patient care, including patient transfer, discharge, referral and spiritual/psychosocial support needs.

Evaluates learning needs of patient and/or family and provides patient/family education appropriate to age, culture, condition, and circumstances.

Works as an advocate for the physical and emotional well-being of the patient.

Review and comply with the LifePoint Code of Conduct and all relevant Company and Division policies and procedures.

Job Requirements

Job Requirements

Minimum Education

Associate’s degree required. Bachelor’s degree preferred.

Required Skills

Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.

Certifications: Basic Life Support (BLS) required. PALS or PEARS Required within 6 months of hire. Licensed to work in the State of Kentucky.


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