RN for Cath Lab Admit & Recovery Unit
HMC Cardiac Cath Lab
Piedmont Henry Hospital, Inc.
1133 Eagles Landing Parkway
Stockbridge, GA 30281
Part Time Days
JOB SUMMARY: The Registered Nurse is accountable for the planning, evaluation, delivery, and documentation of patient care to assigned patients in collaboration with the interdisciplinary team, and within the scope of practice delineated in the Georgia State Nurse Practice Act. Along with providing direct patient care, the RN delegates/ assigns responsibility as appropriate to others. Initiates problem solving with patients, families, and co-workers also utilizing the appropriate chain of command, if needed. Focuses on completion of the nursing process including patient/family education and discharge planning. Understands and acts appropriately to ensure optimum use of all resources. EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS: Must be a graduate from a Registered Professional Nursing Program. Maintains competency in professional nursing practices. Assumes responsibility for own self-development and for keeping current with advances in nursing knowledge and techniques. Assumes responsibility for maintaining current knowledge related to the age and development of the patient population in areas in which they work. **RN positions in the Resource Pool and Direct Admit Unit require a minimum of 2 years experience** SKILLS/ABILITIES: Must have the ability to assume leadership role in nursing practice. Must be able to organize work, to delegate effectively, and to direct and oversee the work of practical nurses, non-licensed assistive personnel and unit secretaries. Must have the ability to recognize patient care problems and to react appropriately in patient care emergencies. Must have the ability to communicate effectively, verbally and in writing with other nursing personnel, patients, and physicians. Must have the ability to complete basic mathematical calculations. GA Licensed Registered Nurse required AHA CPR Certification required
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