Registered Nurse - PRN

  • Tower Health
  • Chestnut Hill, Philadelphia, PA, USA
  • Dec 04, 2020

Job Description

Responsibilities

Registered Nurse - Emergency Department

  • Evaluates assigned patients and plans, implements and documents nursing care.
  • Assists physicians during examinations and procedures.
  • Performs various patient tests and administers medications within the scope of practice of the registered nurse.
  • Promotes patients' independence by establishing patient care goals and teaching patients and families to understand conditions, medications, and self-care skills.
  • Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.
  • Performs a variety of tasks.
  • A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected.
  • Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department.

Qualifications

Education / Experience / Certifications:

  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing with PA RN license

  • Minimum one year of acute care nursing experience preferred
  • Current BLS certification
  • BSN highly prefered

  • Emergency Services experience required
  • Weekends and holidays on rotation

  • Must be a team player with good communication skills.