Staff Nurse.EMC Emergency Services (days)

University Hospitals - Elyria, OH3.9

Full-timeEstimated: $21,000 - $28,000 a year
EducationSkills
Description

Position Summary and Dimensions of Nursing Practice :
Provides safe efficient age specific nursing care to patients families using the nursing process in order to assist them to attain, maintain, regain, and sustain optimal health status. Dimensions are:
  • Implements the nursing process by delivering effective relationship based nursing care.
  • Demonstrates technical skills in care delivery that result in safe practice and positive care outcomes.
  • Demonstrates clear communication and effective collaboration to optimize patient care and clinical operations.
  • Develops self and contributes to the professional practice of nursing.
  • Displays leadership that influences optimal clinical and operational outcomes. Qualifications
Experience & Knowledge:
  • Thorough knowledge of nursing
process and practice.

  • A minimum of 1 year experience as a
licensed RN required.

  • 1 year of nursing experience in
the Emergency Department or another critical care unit strongly preferred.

Special Skills & Equipment

Knowledge :
  • Uses a wide variety of technical
equipment to meet patient needs and prescribed medical therapies (ie. stethoscopes,
thermometers, sphygmomanometers and electronic monitoring devices.

Education/Expertise :
  • Diploma in Nursing or an Associate
in Science Degree in Nursing (ADN) from an accredited nursing program; BSN
preferred.

Required Credentials, Licensure or Certification

(i.e. RN, RRT):
  • Registered Nurse with current
license to practice in the state of Ohio.

  • Current BLS Provider Certification,
issued by the American Heart Association, must be obtained during Nursing
Orientation.

Preferred Qualifications:
For external candidates:
Experienced nurses with Associate
Degrees/Diploma in Nursing will commit at the time of hire to complete a
Bachelor’s of Science Degree (BSN) or higher in nursing within 5 years of hire.