RN Externship - 2013
MUST HAVE COMPLETED 1ST YEAR OF RN PROGRAM
Contact: Patrice Cox
Phone Number: 662-293-7688
Email Address: firstname.lastname@example.org
DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS IS APRIL 1, 2013.
This position is for nursing students that have completed their first year of the RN program at Northeast Mississippi Community College or Mississippi University for Women. This is an 8-week, Full-Time Extern Program that consists of days and/or nights and 12 hour shifts.
Education : High school diploma or GED. The student nurse must have successfully completed one academic year or clinical semesters of clinical courses in nursing. Be in good standing with the school of nursing.
Experience : None necessary. Must be able to perform all phases of the job at satisfactory level.
Physical and Mental Efforts
Must be able to communicate in a clear, concise, and understandable language.
Must have a steady, unassisted gait.
Must be able to stand and/or walk at least 8 continuous hours.
Must be able to see well enough to safely read medication labels, warnings, and syringe markings.
Must be able to hear well enough to auscultate blood pressures, lung/heart sounds, etc..
Must be able to assist in transporting a patient in a bed/wheelchair.
Must be able to lift, push, and pull at least 50-lbs
This position requires periods of concentration with close attention to detail and results of accomplished tasks; occasional opportunity for diversification of tasks with little or no relief.
Environmental and Working Conditions
Work in a modern, well-equipped environment. Interact with fellow employees, patients, and public on a daily and constant basis. Subject to irregular hours and weekends as needed. Exposed to disease and infection. Required close contact with critically ill patients.