The Registered Nurse (RN), within the scope of the Ohio Nurse Practice Act, will provide care in an atmosphere sensitive to each person’s physical, emotional, social and spiritual needs. The Staff RN is accountable for the delivery of patient care utilizing the Nursing Process within the standards, policies, procedures and guidelines of Mount Carmel Health System.
What you will do:
• Have fun & take great care of patients and team members first and foremost! • Assess and evaluate patient care for an assigned group of patients, utilizing evidence based practice; Assists provider with patient assessment, examinations and treatments; Perform basic medical procedures under the supervision of a provider, including set up of procedures. • Administer medications under the direction of the provider, according to the organization’s standards, policies, procedures, and/or guidelines. • Assist in emergency situations under the direction of the provider • Thoroughly educate and explain procedures to patients and family members (diagnosis, disease process etc.). • Document accurately and completely pertinent assessments, interventions and outcomes for patients in accordance with documentation standards, policies, procedures and/or guidelines. • Assume responsibility and accountability for care provided and documented by other licensed and unlicensed care givers as appropriate.
What we are looking for: • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing • Current license to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of Ohio • Current BLS/CPR • Demonstrated ability to plan, organize, and manage patient care, including delegation to and supervision of other members of the patient care team • Basic computer skills required; prior experience using an EMR for charting preferred