Registered Nurse
Howard County Medical Center - Saint Paul, NE

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DESCRIPTION

  • Administer oral and IM medications correctly and have knowledge of drug use.
  • Administer IV medications and maintain proper insertion sites according to HCMC policies and procedures.
  • Utilize the nursing process to initiate an admission process; and individualize and implement a nursing care plan, including patient/family education and discharge planning.
  • Demonstrate expertise in systems assessments, recognition of significant changes in patient condition, establishment of priorities, and nursing interventions.
  • Ensure complete documentation of all aspects of assigned patients.
  • Promote the team concept through interpersonal relationships with patients, families, medical staff and/or other health care providers to coordinate medical and nursing management of patient care.
  • Demonstrate respect for patients' rights, privacy and serve as a patient advocate.
  • Communicate with families regarding the patient's condition.
  • Assist the medical staff when necessary with procedures.
  • Ability to do treatments and maintain sterile procedures.
  • Direct admissions, dismissals and transfers of patients.
  • Have working knowledge of Obstetrics, Nursery, Emergency Room, Cardiac, Geriatrics, Pediatrics and Medical-Surgical areas.
  • Provides direct supervision and oversight to LPNs and CNAs. Provides direction and supervision of LPN-Cs. Assesses and documents on the IV condition of assigned LPN or LPN-C patients at least once every 24 hours, or more frequently if the patient condition or IV therapy are changed.
**Part time night position available, in addition to PRN positions.

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