Staff Nurse, Per Diem Pool
Job ID: 20NSH95977
Mar 24 (140d ago)
Qualifications: Licensed as a Registered Nurse in the State of New Jersey. Two (2) years of acute care exprience within the last four (4) years required. BCLS and ACLS certification required. Completion of a course which includes phlebotomy and IV therapy preferred. Adult Medical/Surgical experience preferred. Ability to employ problem solving techniques and critical thinking. Effective interpersonal skills, conducive to high patient/family satisfaction. Ability to organize care/activities of multiple patients.
Responsibilities: The primary purpose of the Staff Nurse position is to be accountable for the care activities, safety and goal achievements of assigned patients through assessing, diagnosing, planning and intervening in actual or potential health problems and evaluating patient’s response to the care. These responsibilities also include patient education and discharge planning. The Registered Professional Nurse places emphasis on mobilizing patients and preventing skin break down, falls and implements the appropriate measures to achieve this. The Registered Professional Nurse is a member of a designated care team and collaborates, coordinates and guides team members in planning patient care in a safe environment and achieving patient care goals according to the patient/family developmental stage and cultural expectations.
Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V. For more information, visit www.uhnj.org.