Lakes Region General Hospital
Location: Lakes Region General Hospital
Department: Nursing Float Pool
Hours: 40hrs/week ** SIGN ON BONUS ! **
This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by this employee. He or she will be required to follow any other instructions and to perform any other duties requested by his or her supervisor.
An RN – Float is a professional, registered nurse who assumes responsibility, with guidance from clinical resource people, as needed, for the assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation of a nursing plan of care in response to the needs of his/her assigned patients, providing direct nursing care to these patients on a designated unit. Clinical nurses have the authority and are held accountable for decisions specific to the following areas of patient care management.
Minimum Qualifications Education: Required – Graduation from an accredited school of nursing
Training: Required Understanding, tact, and patience in dealing with unit personnel, Medical Staff, patients, and families. Ability to observe and interpret patient's response to health problems and care. Ability and willingness to assume primary responsibility for patient care. Experience: Required – N/A
Preferred – 1+ Years in Acute Care Setting Certification, Licensure, Registration Requirements: Current credentials are required for all practitioners requiring a license, certification or registration to perform their responsibilities. Licensure: Required – Current NH RN license Certification: Required BLS – Healthcare Provider CPI within 6 months of hire