Weekend Team Registered Nurse

  • Marshall Medical Centers
  • Boaz, AL, USA
  • Jan 05, 2021
Full Time Nursing

Job Description

Weekend Staffing-Registered Nurse The following statements reflect the general duties considered necessary to describe the principal functions of the job as identified and shall not be considered as a detailed description of all the work requirements, which may be inherent in the position. An RN provides and coordinates total nursing care for patients maintaining standards for professional nursing practice in the clinical setting and pursuant to the objectives and policies of the Nursing Care Division and Medical Center policies and procedures. Some of the skills performed Shift Report, hand off of patient information Administration of blood products IV Therapy Medication administration Venipuncture for blood collection Physical Assessment and collecting of information Rounding with physicians Finger stick blood sugars Directing staff in patient care Develop and update patient problem list Initiates and coordinates resources in planning patient care Insertion of Foley catheters and Nasogastric tube Transcribing physician orders Dressing wounds and skin care Care of patients with central lines including central line dressing change Assisting physicians with procedure (ie. Central line and chest tube insertion) Education/Licensure/Certification/Experience/Skills Requirements EDUCATION: Graduation from a school of nursing program LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION: Licensure by the Alabama State Board of Nursing After orientation demonstrates and maintains skills and knowledge pertinent to the practice and education of Registered Nurse. After orientation demonstrates competence of the care of the acute care patient

Employment Type

Full Time