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AdventHealth Registered Nurse ASCU & PACU Evening in Ottawa, Kansas

Description

ASCU & PACU Registered Nurse AdventHealth Ottawa

Location Address: 1301 S. Main Street, Ottawa, KS 66067

Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Ottawa

  • Family friendly community

  • Excellent cost of living

  • Five major recreational lakes

  • Many annual events and festivals

  • Environment committed to patient care

Work Hours/Shift:

  • Full-Time, Evening

  • Call required

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Ability to perform a head-to-toe assessment on all patients and reassessments as per policy. This includes: pediatric, geriatric and the general patient population.

  • Ability to adequately assess and reassess pain. Utilizes appropriate pain management techniques. Educates the patient and family regarding pain management.

  • Ability to perform waived testing (point-of-care testing) per Clinical Laboratory’s and the hospital’s policies and procedures.

  • Demonstrates knowledge of the principles of growth & development and the skills necessary to provide appropriate care specific to condition and age of the patient.

  • Assessment and reassessment of the patient is clearly and concisely documented and communicated.

Qualifications

What You Will Need:

  • 2 years Associate Degree; Diploma RN or BSN

  • One year of medical or perioperative nursing

  • Current in CPR adult and pediatric required within 1 month of hire

  • ACLS within 6 months of hire

  • PALS within one year of hire

  • NIHSS within 6 months of hire

  • ASPAN preferred

Job Summary:

Licensed registered nurse accountable for providing patient care as a professional care giver or as leader of a nursing team providing care for patients, may be assigned to carry out Charge Nurse functions, collaborates with nursing and other health care personnel to provide safe and effective patient care for all age groups of patients.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.

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