WellSpan Health RN - York Hospital - Open Heart ICU in York, Pennsylvania
RN - York Hospital - Open Heart ICU
NEW GRADUATES WELCOME TO APPLY
NIGHT SHIFT 7:00PM TO 7:00AM
Full-Time/ 72 hours per pay period
General Summary:Under the general supervision of the Nurse Manager, provides professional nursing care at the beginner practitioner level in accordance with the principles of patient and family-centered care based on the nursing process and according to the clinical standards of the hospital. Acts as a primary nurse for patients on the unit. Coordinates care planning with other disciplines. May require specialized skills depending on unit assignment.
Duties and Responsibilities:
1 Provides and coordinates direct care in accordance with the principles of patient and family-centered care based on the nursing process and according to the clinical standards of the hospital. Acts as a primary nurse for patients on the unit. Synthesizes patient data to develop outcome-driven plans.2 Safely and independently administers prescribed treatments, medications, and nursing interventions based on assessment and plan of care.3 Appropriately organizes and prioritizes time based on patient condition and expected workload. Identifies changes in patients status and acts accordingly. Knows and can activate resources to achieve outcomes for patients.4 Seeks mentoring and coaching from the CN II & III.5 Identifies and communicates individualized patient needs forsafe handoffs during transitions of care. Collaborates with patient/family in care planning with all disciplines.6 Appropriately and correctly documents the patient response to interventions and progress toward outcomes. Identifies and documents variances. Appropriately utilizes flow sheets, progress notes, and/or electronic medical record for documentation. Is able to identify system and unit-based nursing sensitive indicators; i.e. falls, pressure ulcers.7 Identifies own areas of professional growth and development in performance improvement efforts. Recognizes the value of evidence based research as it applies to best practice.
RN license in Pennsylvania
York, Pennsylvania, United States
Additional Scheduling Info
72 hrs in a two week period. Every third weekend. Rotating Holidays. Day/Night rotation
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