Registered Nurse (RN) - Med/Surg *Sign-On Bonus!

US-IA-Mount Pleasant
Job ID
2017-1104
Category
Nursing
Type
60

Overview

Current Iowa license, BLS, ACLS, PALS, Telemetry.

Responsibilities

  1. Delivers care to the patient in the health care continuum utilizing the nursing process.
  2. Demonstrates the ability to manage a typical patient assignment.
  3. Educates patients and families.
  4. Efficiently delegates to and supervises LPNs and CNAs.
  5. Efficiently coordinates ancillary services
  6. Administers prescribed medications and treatments in accordance with approved nursing technique.
  7. Complies with all relevant nursing policies and procedures.
  8. Complies with all relevant HCHC policies and standards.
  9. Demonstrates flexibility with staffing needs.
  10. Serves as a professional role model in appearance, communication, and ethical behavior.
  11. Maintains self-development and educational standards.
  12. Willingness to cross-train to Maternity Services and/or SCU
  13. Successful completion of skills checklist within 45 days of hire.

Qualifications

Med Surg RN

 

  1. Graduation from an accredited school of nursing.
  2. Current state licensure by Iowa Board of Nursing.
  3. Prefer current health related experience within the past five (5) years.
  4. Prefer current BCLS certification or completion within six months of hire.
  5. Prefer NRP certification or completion within three months.
  6. Prefer Fetal Heart Monitoring Class certificate and 80% successful completion on interpretation exam or completion within three months.      
  7. Prefer current ACLS certification or completion within one year of hire.  

Section V.

Physical Activity RequirementsThe physical demands described are representative of those that must be met by an Associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

 

 

 

Activity

 

Never

0 hrs

Occas

0-3 hrs

Freq.

3-6 hrs

Const

+6 hrs

Activity

 

Never

0 hrs

Occas

0-3 hrs

Freq.

3-6 hrs

Const

+6 hrs

Sitting

 

Ö

 

 

Reaching

 

Ö

 

 

Walking

 

 

Ö

 

Lifting 0-35 lbs.

 

 

Ö

 

Standing

 

 

Ö

 

Lifting 35-65 lbs

 

Ö

 

 

Bending (neck)

 

 

Ö

 

Lifting 65+ lbs

 

Ö

 

 

Bending (waist)

 

 

Ö

 

Carrying 0-35 lbs

 

 

Ö

 

Squatting

 

Ö

 

 

Carrying 35-65 lbs

 

Ö

 

 

Climbing

 

Ö

 

 

Carrying 65+ lbs

 

Ö

 

 

Kneeling

 

Ö

 

 

Pushing 0-35 lbs

 

Ö

 

 

Crawling

 

Ö

 

 

Pushing 35-65 lbs

 

Ö

 

 

Twisting (at neck)

 

Ö

 

 

Pushing 65+ lbs

 

Ö

 

 

Twisting (at waist)

 

Ö

 

 

Pulling 0-35 lbs

 

Ö

 

 

Repetitive hand motions

 

Ö

 

 

Pulling 35-65 lbs

 

Ö

 

 

Grasping

 

Ö

 

 

Pulling 65+ lbs

 

Ö

 

 

Fine Manipulation

 

Ö

 

 

Talking

 

 

Ö

 

Hearing (speech)

 

 

Ö

 

Hearing(tones)

 

 

Ö

 

 

  Ö       Visual Acuity (Please check if the job requires any of the following):

 

Visual acuity not required

Ö

Close visual acuity is required to perform such activities as close inspection, testing, analysis, close assembly, clerical administrative

Ö

Visual acuity is required to perform such activities as operating machines, monitors, mechanics, skilled trades (carpentry, technicians, service people)

 

Visual acuity is required to operate motor vehicles or heavy equipment

Ö

Visual acuity is required to determine the accuracy, neatness, and thoroughness of work assigned (janitorial, food services) or to make general observations of facilities or structures (security guard, inspection)

 

 Ö        Environmental Conditions (Please check if the job requires any of the following. If yes, please explain.)

 

Ö

Exposure to extremes in temperature, humidity, or wetness

Showering patients, patient dismissals

 

Exposure to excessive noise (worker must shout to be heard above noise level).

 

 

Exposure to vibration (oscillating movements of the extremities or the whole body).

 

 

Exposure to dust, gas, fumes, or chemicals, ionizing radiation, or radioactive material.

 

 

Working at heights.

 

 

Walking on uneven ground.

 

 

Working around heavy equipment and machinery.

 

 

Driving cars, trucks, forklifts, and other equipment.

 

 

Ö

Operation of foot controls or repetitive foot movement.

Limited foot control sinks & equipment

Ö

Use of special respiratory, visual, or auditory protective equipment.

Masks and safety goggles

 

Working with bio-hazards such as: blood borne pathogens, sewage, hospital waste, etc.

 

Ö

Working with prisoners or psychiatric patients.

Limited basis

 

 

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