Registered Nurse ER/Float- PRN

  • Lucas County Health Center
  • Chariton, IA 50049
  • Sep 29, 2021

Job Description

Assist in ER,  OR, Cardiac Rehab., and Specialty Clinics during busy times; Assist with task oriented nursing care as needed (i.e. IV starts, etc.); Enable floor nursing staff to do morning rounds with physicians; Cover for breaks in nursing departments;  Cardiac Rehab as needed; Back-up for Specialty Clinics as needed; OR recovery as needed; OR set up for emergency cases; Chart audits; Admitting and discharging patients; Assist with “now” orders in any of the above named departments; Assist with 2nd unit ambulance with transfers. Relates effectively with other shifts for continuity of care; maintains satisfactory relations with other departments; participates in all phases of education, maintenance of records, and upgrading policies, procedures, and skills. Night Float-check charts in health information for deficient charting; Admit clients into EPIC. Days and Shifts: Works varied days and shifts 6:00am – 6:00pm or 6:00pm – 6:00am Orientation of 10 shifts in first 6 weeks required Department: Emergency Department Requirements Educational/Experience: 1 year RN Acute Care Experience Required Current Iowa licensure as a Registered Nurse Mandatory Abuse Reporter Certification within 6 months of employment ACLS certification NRP certification TNCC certification PALS certification Healthcare Provider BLS certification Ability to read, write, speak, and understand English well