The Registered Nurse is responsible for delivering patient care through the nursing process of assessment, diagnosing, planning, implementation, and evaluation. The Registered Nurse directs and coordinates all nursing care for patients based on established clinical nursing practice standards and collaborates with other professional disciplines to ensure effective and efficient patient care delivery and the achievement of desired patient outcomes.
The Joint Center/Medical-Surgical Nurse is responsible for the coordination of care for a group of patients, direct patient care and supervision of the LPN and nonprofessional personnel in both the Joint Center and on Medical-Surgical units. She/he is responsible for all aspects of care.
This position is part of the Massachusetts Nurses Association Bargaining Unit at Cooley Dickinson Hospital.
This position reports to the Nurse Manager/Director and operates within established organizational and departmental policies and procedures.
Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing required; BSN preferred
Licensure in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts as a Registered Nurse (RN) required
BLS certification required
One (1) year medical/surgical nursing experience required, orthopedics experience preferred.
Demonstrated excellent technical, interpersonal, organizational, oral, and written communication skills required.
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