Job Description

Location: Palmetto General Hospital
Posted Date: 7/22/2022

POSITION SUMMARY:

Delivers nursing care, under the supervision of the Registered Nurse, to pediatric, adult and geriatric patients presenting to the ER (Emergency Room). Collaborates with the medical staff when performing nursing techniques for the comfort and well-being of the patient. Nursing care delivered complies with objectives and policies of the hospital. Utilizes the nursing process of assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation when delivering nursing care.

Collaborate with multidisciplinary team member to provide age/ developmentally appropriate care in accordance with unit standards. Performs nursing techniques for the comforts and well-being of the patient, prepares equipment, and assists physician during treatments and examinations of patients.

$5,000 Sign On Bonus

POSITION QUALIFICATIONS (including required licenses/certifications, education and job knowledge/experience):

  • Current Florida LPN license (Licensed Practical Nurse)
  • Current BLS Certification
  • Effective oral and written communication skills in the English language
  • Successful completion and certificate of basic arrhythmia and telemetry course
  • Experience in the acute care setting preferred
  • Visual and hearing senses must be adequate to assess/detect changes in human physiological condition
  • Good time management skills; ability to perform effectively in fast-paced, stressful environment.

CUSTOMER SERVICE RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Performs duties and conducts interpersonal relationships in a manner designed to project a positive image of the department and the hospital.
  • Works with supervisor/manager and other members of section or department to promote a harmonious work environment.
  • Ensures that all contacts with patients, the public, physicians, and other hospital personnel is carried out in a friendly, courteous, helpful, and considerate manner.
  • Answer telephones in a prompt and courteous manner.
  • Displays concern and provides assistance or explains procedures as appropriate to callers or in face-to-face situations.
  • Dedicated to meeting the expectations and requirements of internal and external customers.
  • Works with customers to identify problem areas and recommend solutions.

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