- Licensure Required
Participates in applying the nursing process under the supervision of the registered nurse by performing assigned skilled nursing activities and by providing general support to promote safe and effective patient care.
Emphasizes a holistic approach to patient care-attending to body, mind, and spirit
Involves patient and family in decisions about care
Maintains excellent interpersonal communication with the health care team colleagues
Promotes quality care by participating in organizational councils/committees and/or support of related process
Documents services provided to patients in the EMR in accordance with policy and requirements
Reduces the risk of healthcare acquired infections through compliance with current CDC hand hygiene guidelines and facility
Utilizes standard precautions during patient contact and when handling contaminated materials
Demonstrates compliance with National Patient Safety Goals
Maintains ethical principles with patient care and all other aspects of work
Does not discuss patient or colleague confidential information where other parties can overhear conversations, such as hallways,
elevators, cafeteria, or the lobby
Participates in continuing education opportunities and maintains certifications, licensure as required in the job description
Attends required in-services and meetings
Complete required mandatory competencies by deadline
Possesses information, skill, and understanding of the work to be performed
Meets all other required job specific competencies as outlined in the job description
Participates in performance improvement activities.
Participates in applying the nursing process under the supervision of the registered nurse.
Demonstrates accountability to the registered nurse for skilled nursing care activities.
Interacts with patients, family members, and other visitors courteously in an effort to promote customer satisfaction in
accordance with standards and policy.
Documents patient care activities and patient outcomes in response to care promoting safe and effective nursing care in
accordance with accepted nursing standards and departmental policy.
Degree/Diploma Obtained Program of Study Required/Preferred
Licensed to practice in the state.
Years of Experience Type of Experience Required/Preferred
Experience preferred, but not required. Additional proficiencies may be required in some clinical areas.
Certificates, Licenses & Registrations
Certification or License Required/Preferred
Additional Certification Information
Must hold valid license as a licensed practical nurse (or be eligible by endorsement).
St. Elizabeth's Hospital - 18 months ago