Tenet Healthcare RN Progressive Care Unit 12 Week Contract Nights $5K Completion Bonus in Mount Pleasant, South Carolina
Under the direction of the Department Director and/or Charge Nurse, provides direct and/or indirect, safe and effective professional nursing care. Assumes responsibility for assessing, planning, implementing, and evaluating health care needs of all patients assigned. Provides nursing care to a patient population ranging from infant to geriatric, unless otherwise indicated. Works collaboratively with the health care team, is customer focused and strives to meet unit and hospital goals. Provides quality nursing care according to established practice standards and guidelines for the area(s) assigned. Must be willing/able to float to other (comparable) nursing units, as requested/needed.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Knowledge ofgeneral nursing theories and practice
Previous hospitalexperience preferred
Must havemanagement and teaching ability
Must be able toeffectively motivate and supervise others.
Must be able toutilize initiative and independent action when required within the scope ofprofessional nursing practice
Must be able toutilize good judgment in evaluating alternatives in difficult situations.
Must be able towork with the realization that errors in receiving and transcribing order,giving medications, treatments, or performing other procedures or performingsupervisory duties could have detrimental effects to the patients.
Must have goodverbal communications skills
Must have theability to exercise tact and diplomacy when dealing with physicians, patientsand family members personnel
Discretion isrequired in handling confidential information
Must be able towork irregular schedules, weekends and holiday due to staffing and censusfluctuations
Must be able toassume the role of a Charge Nurse as needed/requested Education
Currentunrestricted RN license in the State of South Carolina
Successfulcompletion of nursing service orientation program
Attends IVTherapy training and/or demonstrates competency in intravenous therapy withinone year
Attends SkillsFair and completes yearly competency checklists
Maintainscompetency and/or certification specific to departmental requirements
Must have currentBCLS, PALS and ACLS certifications
Advancedcertification in specialty field and/or participation in professionalorganization(s) encouraged Supervisory Responsibilities None
Organization: East Cooper Medical Center
Title: RN Progressive Care Unit 12 Week Contract Nights $5K Completion Bonus
Location: SC-Mount Pleasant
Requisition ID: 2005021315