Staff Nurse-Pediatric Pulmonology

Rutgers University New Brunswick , NJ 08903

Posted Yesterday

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey is seeking a Staff Nurse for Pediatric Pulmonology at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. In accordance with professional nursing standards, skillfully administers total patient care based on the individualized needs of assigned patients and families.

Among the key duties of this position are the following:

  • Explains procedures and treatments to patient to gain cooperation, understanding and allay apprehension.

  • Administers prescribed medications, teaches patients how to administer injectable and inhalation medication.

  • Maintains awareness of comfort and safety needs of patient.

  • Observes patient, records significant conditions and reactions, and notifies supervisor or Physician of patient's condition and reactions to drugs, treatment and significant incidents.

  • Takes temperature, pulse, blood pressure and other vital signs to detect deviations from normal and assess condition of patient.

  • Responds to life savings situations based upon nursing standards, policies, procedures and protocol.

icon no score

See how you match
to the job

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Mobile App Icon
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
App Store Icon Google Play Icon

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Uchc Staff Nurse NSP

Rutgers University

Posted Yesterday

VIEW JOBS 1/31/2023 12:00:00 AM 2023-05-01T00:00 <p>Rutgers University Correctional Health Care is seeking a Staff Nurse for the Northern State Prison located in Newark, New Jersey.</p><p>The Staff Nurse utilizes the nursing process to meet a variety of health care needs with ambulatory care as a primary focus. Works with a variety of health care professionals and security officers in a correctional environment. Frequently functions guided by nursing protocols. Functions as a team leader as assigned. Demonstrates competency in assessment and identification of the physical health of adults (18 to 64 years), and geriatrics (65+) all population groups and their personal strengths. Identifies inmate-centered goals and nursing objectives and implements prescribed interventions and solutions for the identified problems.</p><p>Among the key duties of this position are the following:</p><ul><li><p>Provides direct and indirect nursing care to meet physiological, psychosocial and emotional needs of the inmate patient including adults (18 to 64 years), and geriatrics (65+) and their family within the framework established by the correctional system.</p></li><li><p>Utilizes effective communication skills by demonstrating respect, concern and courtesy in all interpersonal relationships.</p></li><li><p>Uses current knowledge to promote a safe environment for providing health care to inmate-patients.</p></li><li><p>Maintains current professional skills and continues professional growth to enhance the practice of correctional nursing and the image of the organization.</p></li><li><p>Adhere to personnel policies to enhance the operation of the health care unit.</p></li></ul> Rutgers University New Brunswick NJ

Staff Nurse-Pediatric Pulmonology

Rutgers University