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Registered Nurse

Company:
Entourage Consulting LLC
Location:
Dallas, Texas, United States
Posted:
October 12, 2018

Description:

Entourage is accepting resumes for this excellent role. Please send your resume information to us.

Job Summary:

The Registered Nurse (RN) assesses, plans, implements, evaluates and provides nursing care to assigned patients utilizing the nursing process to facilitate the patient’s progression toward optimal health. The RN provides, directs and guides patient/family teaching and discharge planning to prepare the patient for self, home or further professional care. The RN is active in department activities, transdisciplinary team activities, to ensure individualized, patient-centered health care for all patient populations admitted.

Specific Tasks:

• You shall demonstrate proper utilization of the nursing process and performs skills reflected and validated by the RN competency checklist.

• You shall assist other RN’s, LPN/LVN’s, PCT’s and CNA's in the care of the patient.

• You shall plan patient care for assigned shift to facilitate proper utilization of time, resources, manpower, and supplies to ensure patient receives appropriate, quality care.

• You shall perform 24-hour Chart Checks as assigned to ensure that orders are written, signed and taken off properly as per policy and procedure.

• You shall ensure patient safety at all times by notifying the Charge Nurse of any risk factors seen, initiating and maintaining appropriate safety measures as outlined in policies and procedures.

• You shall demonstrate knowledge and utilization of safe medication administration, adhering to policies and procedures.

• You shall complete documentation and communicates concisely adhering to the nursing standards of practice.

Experience:

• Six to twelve months of experience in a clinical setting

Education:

• Graduation from an accredited School of Nursing

Licensure/Certification:

• Current RN license in state where currently practicing

• Current BLS certification

• Obtain ACLS within six months of hire date