Tenet Healthcare RN MEDSURG PT DAYS in Birmingham, Alabama

POSITION SUMMARY

Nonexempt (Hourly - Eligible for overtime) To provide direct nursing care after evaluating the patient. To educate patients and families regarding medical conditions as requested. To administer treatment and to keep records of symptoms and progress to provide quality care.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

One Year Experience as an RN Required for Flexi Nurses. Registered Nurse who is a graduate from a School of Nursing. Work experience may NOT substitute for minimum education requirement.

CORE JOB RESPONSIBILITIES AND SKILLS

  • Administers treatment after evaluating the assigned patient.

  • Assists as a preceptor to new staff and students in the area assigned.

  • Assesses and diagnosis patient and family needs to provide quality care to assigned patients.

  • Creates and discusses the plan of care with each patient and family member assigned.

  • Ensures patient records are up-to-date and accurate documentation is recorded in order to provide quality care.

  • Identifies the medical issues and provides nursing care for the assigned patient. Reassesses the patient to ensure proper quality of care was delivered.

  • Directs licensed and non-licensed personnel in the provision of care to patients as assigned.

LICENSES / CERTIFICATIONS / REGISTRATIONS

Currently licensed as a Registered Nurse in the State of Alabama Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) required

KNOWLEDGE / SKILLS / ABILITIES

  • Interpersonal skills

  • Ability to problem-solve

  • Knowledge and clinical competence in nursing care, knowledge and skills

  • Knowledge and experience in healthcare

  • Ability to multi-task

Other Requirements

CONTACTS

  • Geriatric: 60 years and 1 day or older

  • Toddler: 1 year and 1 day - 3 years

  • Adolescent: 12 years and 1 day - 18 years

  • Adult: 28 years and 1 day - 60 years

  • Neonate: Birth - 1 year

  • Preschool: 3 years and 1 day - 5 years

  • School: 5 years and 1 day - 12 years

  • Young Adult: 18 years and 1 day - 28 years PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS / ENVIRONMENT

  • Push/Pull Occasionally, up to 20% of the time

  • Reach Frequently, from 21% to 50% of the time

  • Bend Frequently, from 21% to 50% of the time

  • Carry/Lift 25-50 lbs. Occasionally, up to 20% of the time

  • Crouch/Stoop Frequently, from 21% to 50% of the time

  • Stand Frequently, from 21% to 50% of the time

  • Walk Frequently, from 21% to 50% of the time

  • Sit Occasionally, up to 20% of the time

  • Carry/Lift

  • Twist Frequently, from 21% to 50% of the time

  • Body Fluid Exposure: Yes

  • Carry/Lift 10-25 lbs. Frequently, from 21% to 50% of the time

  • Kneel Frequently, from 21% to 50% of the time SUPERVISORY / BUDGET RESPONSIBILITIES No fiscal responsibility. No supervisory responsibility.

Job: Nursing

Organization: Shelby Baptist Med Ctr

Title: RN MEDSURG PT DAYS

Location: AL-Birmingham

Requisition ID: 1705027563