Registered Nurse Geriatrics - Maria Parham Franklin in Louisburg, NC at Maria Parham Health

Date Posted: 7/30/2018

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Job Description

Maria Parham Health

BH Staff Nurse is responsible for the nursing care of patients as team leader, as well as the interpretation and implementation of physician-directed care. Ensures the needs of patients are meet. Consults with family members and other members of the healthcare team. May assume charge nurse duties when adequately prepared.

Plan for 24hr care by assessing, monitoring, and documenting level of functioning, health status, mental status, medical history, medication compliance and treatment needs.

Interpret and carry out physician orders.

Responsible for accurate documentation and maintaining complete records.

Accept responsibility for updating and increasing skills and knowledge through training and continuing education.

Supervise and evaluates assigned staff and directs work assignments.

Assists in orientation of new employees.

Maintains skills competence and assumes responsibility for professional development and on- going education

Performs miscellaneous duties and needed.

Job Requirements

Required License/Certifications:

Completion of a Nursing Diploma Program or Associates’ degree in nursing is required.

Bachelor’s in Nursing is preferred.

Valid NC RN License

BLS required and provided

Hospital approved Behavioral Management Program will be provided.

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