GENERAL SUMMARY AND SCOPE
Under the general direction of the Nurse Director, delivers care to patients through the nursing process of assessment, planning, intervention, implementation, and evaluation, Effectively interacts with patients and their significant others, along with other health team members, while maintaining standards of professional nursing utilizing evidence-based practice.
MINIMALLY REQUIRED EDUCATION, TRAINING, AND/OR EXPERIENCE:
Must be a graduate of an accredited program of professional nursing.
Training and/or Experience: Must possess current hospital experience (within past five years) or be a new nursing graduate (within past two years). Nurses who do not meet this requirement must show proof of successful graduation from an approved refresher course.
Must be knowledgeable regarding the nursing process and its application, including the assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation of nursing care.
Prefer minimum of one year's experience in pertinent clinical specialty. Nurses who do not meet this requirement must obtain experience through competency based orientation (CBO).
Possess a service orientation. Licensure, Registration, and/or Certification: Must possess a current license as a Registered Nurse from the State of Ohio.
Must be currently certified in CPR (and recertified bi-annually).
Unit Specific Requirements:
Unit-specific requirements must be obtained within 6 months of hire, if not current at the time of hire. 3N, PACU:
ACLS, Basic EKG; Board Certification preferred ER: ACLS, Basic EKG, PALS, TNCC 3-Tower: ACLS, Basic EKG, Chemo Certification Radiology:
ACLS and PALS; Board Certification preferred OB: Fetal Monitoring, Basic EKG, and Neonatal Resuscitation; Board Certification preferred Rehabilitation: Rehabilitation Certification preferred 4P:
ACLS, Basic EKG; Board Certification preferred CCU: ACLS, Basic EKG, ECCO; CCRN preferred 4N, Pediatrics: PALS, ACLS, Basic EKG; Board Certification preferred OR (First Assist): CNOR or CNOR eligible; Completion of an approved RNFA course; Covered by professional liability Psychiatric: Psychiatric Certification preferred
Firelands Regional Medical Center