Basic Function: Patient needs are identified and care is delivered based on the Synergy Nursing Care Model of the Lexington County Health Services District (LCHSD). The model aligns patient needs with nursing competencies. The RN uses the eight nursing competencies to respond to patient needs in such a way as to enhance outcomes. The RN also uses the nursing process to care for patients and families across practice settings and across the continuum of care.
This systematic critical-thinking approach guides data gathering, assessment, nursing judgment, intervention and evaluation of human responses to actual and potential health problems through activities such as health teaching and the provision of care, supportive and restorative of life and/or support a peaceful death. All responsibilities are carried out in accordance with the mission, vision, strategic imperatives and standards of the LCHSD, American Nurses Association Standards, and in accordance with the provisions set forth by the SC Nurse Practice Act. Minimum Qualifications: SC RN license in good standing with the SC Board of Nursing Associate's Degree in Nursing Preferred Qualifications: Certification in specialty area 2+ years of nursing experience Bachelor's Degree in nursing
Lexington Medical Center - 22 months ago