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Registered Nurse - ACUTE INPATIENT - PRN, Night

PRN, night shift position in Cardiac Telemetry at Laurens County Memorial Hospital.


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Cardiac Tele is a 20 bed unit with a nurse patient ratio of¬  1:4-5. The patient population includes, but not limited to, inpatients with actual or potential life-threatening medical/surgical cardiac conditions.¬  Common cardiovascular diagnoses are sepsis, diabetes, CVA,¬  and¬  unstable angina.¬  In addition, the patient population may include cardiac patients receiving IV antiarrhythmic therapy, vasoactive infusions, and anticoagulation.¬ 


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Bilingual (Spanish / English) candidates are encouraged to apply


Requisition #¬ 38249¬ 


Employment Type¬ PRN¬ 




Job Class


REGISTERED NURSE BEDSIDE



FLSA


Non-Exempt



Job Summary


Provides clinical direction for all aspects of patient care in an acute inpatient setting, fostering patient/family centered care.¬  Demonstrates clinical competency utilizing evidence based practices/research in all areas of the nursing process: assessment, planning, implementation, evaluation and outcomes.¬  Incorporates knowledge of safety protocols, cost containment and quality improvement throughout the nursing process.¬  Identifies patient, unit and organizational priorities and incorporates into the nursing process.¬ 


Adheres to all compliance and policy/procedures of the organization including, but not limited to: licensure renewal, assigned training, employee health screenings, time and attendance policy, dress code policy, patient confidentiality, infection control, medication administration.¬  Demonstrates knowledge of regulatory agency requirements (JCAHO, DHEC, CMS).¬  Provides care within the scope of the South Carolina Nurse Practice Act.


The acute inpatient setting usually requires staff to be scheduled for a significant amount of shift, weekend, holiday, and on-call work.¬  ¬  ¬  ¬ 



Supervisory/Management Responsibilities


This is a non-management job that will report to a supervisor, manager, director or executive.



Minimum Education


Associate's Degree - Nursing



Minimum Experience


No previous experience



Required Certifications/Registrations/Licenses


RN - REGISTERED NURSE - NLRN



Specific Acceptable Credentials (if applicable)


SOUTH CAROLINA LICENSED RN - REGISTERED NURSE (Lawson Code NLRN)



In lieu of the Above Minimum Requirements


N/A



Other Required Experience


N/A



Position Posting Category


RN- Direct Patient Care





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