Registered Nurse - Emergency Dept - 36hrs - 7p-7a in Woonsocket, RI at LANDMARK MEDICAL CENTER

Date Posted: 11/2/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    115 Cass Avenue
    Woonsocket, RI
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    11/2/2018

Job Description

!!RN with ED experience required!! New graduates will not be considered for this position. The Registered Nurse in the Emergency Department will render age specific patient care. Completes comprehensive history and physical including patient data base, knowledge base, psychosocial aspects and patients' perception of illness upon presentation to the unit. Collects data from the patient and family/significant other and other pertinent sources in an orderly fashion (i.e., rescue, physician's office, nursing home, VNA, etc.) and documents accurately on the ED chart. Documents an ongoing physical assessment. Communicates assessment data to health team in a timely fashion. Documents diagnostic data and clinical observations. Incorporates nursing and medical orders to provide total patient care. Anticipates patient emergencies by making observations and taking appropriate action. Assists others to enhance their clinical assessment skills. Scheduling will include weekends and holidays.