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RN - Continuing Care – Travel

Job Title: RN - Continuing Care – Travel

Location: 12019 Verhoeff Dr., Huntersville Oaks, Huntersville, NC

Shift: 07:00 AM – 07:00 PM (12 Hour Night Shifts) – 3 days a week

Job Summary:

  • The Continuing Care (CC) RN provides professional nursing care through skillful assessment, diagnosis, outcomes, identification, planning, implementation and evaluation in accordance with service line policies.
  • The CC RN will assist in maintaining a safe work environment and performs all related job responsibilities in a safe manner.
  • The CC RN maintains clinical and professional competency as appropriate to the age culture developmental stages and special needs of the patient population served.
  • A registered nurse’s practice is guided by the ANA Code of Ethics for Nurses with Interpretive Statements.

Essential Functions:

  • Collects data pertinent to the healthcare consumers health or the situation.
  • Analyzes the assessment data to determine actual or potential diagnoses problems and Issues. Identifies expected outcomes for a plan individualized to the healthcare consumer or the situation.
  • Develops a plan that prescribes strategies to attain expected measurable outcomes.
  • Implements the identified plan coordinates care delivery and employs strategies to promote health and a safe environment.
  • Delegates elements of care to appropriate healthcare workers in accordance with any applicable legal or policy parameters or principles.
  • Evaluates progress toward attainment of goals and outcomes.
  • Practices In a manner that is congruent with cultural diversity and inclusion principles.
  • Communicates affectively in all areas of practice.
  • Collaborates with healthcare consumer and other key stakeholders in the conduct of nursing practice.
  • Leads within the professional practice setting and the profession.
  • Integrates evidence and research findings into practice.
  • Contributes to quality nursing practice.
  • Evaluates one’s own and others nursing practice in relation to professional practice standards and guidelines relevant statutes rules and regulations.
  • Utilizes appropriate resources lo plan provide and sustain evidence-based nursing services that are safe effective and fiscally responsible.
  • Practices In an environmentally safe and healthy manner.
  • Practices ethically.
  • Promotes shared governance or facility decision making activities developing and nurturing research to positively affect clinical outcomes and promotion.
  • Seeks knowledge and competence that reflects current nursing practice and promotes futuristic thinking.
  • Models the mission vision values Standards of Excellence and goals of the Carolinas Healthcare System.
  • Supports and contributes to the Patient Centered Care Philosophy by understanding that every teammate Is a Caregiver whose role is to meet the needs of the patient.
  • Additional education training certifications or experience may be required within the department by the nurse leader.

Physical Requirements:

  • Work requires walking standing silting lifting reaching stooping bending pushing and pulling.
  • Must be able to lift and support the weight of 50 pounds in handling patients’ medical equipment and supplies.
  • Must speak English in good understandable terms.
  • Intact sense of sight hearing smell touch.
  • Finger dexterity.
  • Critical thinking and ability to concentrate.
  • Must be able to respond quickly to changes in patient and/or unit conditions.
  • Physical abilities testing required.
  • Additional department specific physical requirements may be Identified for unique responsibilities within the department by the nurse leader.

Education:

  • BLS – Required
  • BSN - Highly desired
  • Graduate from an accredited School of Nursing – Required
  • RN License – Required

Certifications & Licenses:            

  • BLS – AHA

Note:

  • Experience with long term care or Med/Surg is a plus.
  • Experience working with the elderly population is also a plus.

RN - Continuing Care – Travel

Huntersville, NC 28078
Temporary
Bachelor's

Published on 09/12/2019