Works Friday, Saturday, Sunday; 12-hour shifts; 36 hours per week; Five weekends on; one off (flexibility with weekend off). Holiday rotation. One-year position commitment. Weekend package at 40% pay on top of base wage.
Utilizes the nursing process to provide and direct quality patient care and patient/family teaching in various settings – Med/Surg, Swing Bed, OB Nursery, SCU and ER. Completes admission assessments/reassessments with appropriate documentation. Reviews care plan per policy, and initiates and individualizes care plans on admission. Keeps practitioner/charge nurse informed of change in patient condition. Organizes and anticipates patient care needs, promptly answers call lights, and responds to requests promptly. Functions appropriately in emergency situations.
Registered Nurse (RN) with one year clinical experience in Medical Surgical unit required; BSN preferred. Current Iowa RN license. Certification in Basic Life Support is required within 3 months of date of hire. Advanced Cardiac Life Support Certification is required within 12 months of date of hire. Takes responsibility for pursuit of continuing education.