13 October 2021
Med Surg Ortho -RN, Registered Nurse

Med Surg Ortho -RN, Registered Nurse
Schedule: 12 hours shifts 7:00am-7:00pm / 7:00pm – 7:00am
Provides direct patient care in an area designated as a specialty unit in accordance with applicable scope and standards of practice and with the policies, values, and mission of the organization.
Detailed responsibilities:
  • Plans, implements, and evaluates patient care based on patient assessment to optimize outcomes and maximize available resources. Monitors, documents, and communicates patient condition as appropriate.
  • Collaborates as needed across disciplines to coordinate patient care, including disposition, referral and spiritual/psychosocial support needs.
  • Evaluates learning needs of patient and/or family and provides patient/family education appropriate to age, culture, condition, and circumstances.
  • Effectively delegates patient care to ancillary personnel. May precept student nurses and new hires.
Required Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities
  • General Competencies
  • Strong clinical and critical thinking skills
  • Passionate about the patient experience
Required Work Experience:
Minimum of 1-year Med/Surg Experience
Will consider LTAC Experience
Will Consider SNF (skilled nursing facility) experience 3 years Minimum  
Education: (ADN or BSN) Associate degree in Nursing is required. BSN degree is preferred
Licensure Certification: Current LA RN license or a compact license
MS RN Certification preferred (optional)
Sign on bonus: Payout is ½ upon hire (30 days) and remaining ½ at 6 months (2 Year commitment)
Relocation package
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