Job Description

Location: Good Samaritan Medical Center
Posted Date: 10/19/2020

At Steward Health Care System, we are committed to improving the health of our communities by delivering exceptional, personalized health care with dignity, compassion and respect. Our continued focus on the patient experience informs our caregivers in how to provide care that is respectful of and responsive to individual patient and family preferences, needs and values.
We dedicate ourselves in the communities we serve to delivering affordable health care to all and being responsible partners. No matter what your role, as a member of the Steward family, you are a specialist in the making every patient and family feel right at home, every co-worker a key to our success, and every referring practice, a team of prized colleagues.
In support of this, we commit ourselves to the following values:


•Compassion
•Accountability
•Respect
•Excellence
•Stewardship

If you are seeking a fast-paced, challenging position in an organization committed to achieving and maintaining a standard of excellence in all we do, our organization may be a good fit for you.

Position Summary:
The registered nurse assumes full and ultimate responsibility for the quality of nursing care she/he provides to individuals and groups.
Key Reponsibilities:
Included in such responsibilities is health maintenance, teaching, counseling, collaborative planning and restoration of optimal functioning and comfort. The registered nurse (RN), within the parameters of his/her generic and continuing education expereince, may delegate nursing activities to other RNs and/or health care personnel, provided that the delegting RN shall bear full and ultimate responsibility for the patient outcomes.
The RN provides care that addresses the specific needs of age groups from young adult to elderly and individualizes care to a variety of needs specific to impairments such as mobility, hearing, sight, non-English speaking and psychiatric including victims of abuse. Ther RN incorporates knowledge and understanding of the organization's commitment to patient rights, mission, vision and values into nursing practice.
Required Knowledge & Skills:
Must have skill in applying the nursing process in management of acute withdrawal from substances and the management of co-morbid medical conditions including, but not limited to hypertension, diabetes, chronic respiratory conditions, Hep C, HIV / AIDs as well as other infectious processes and psychiatric disorders.
Education:
Must be a graduate from an accredited school of nursing.
Experience:
Possess a minimum of two years experience as an RN in an acute care setting. Addictions experience preferred.
Certification/Licensure:
Valid Massachusetts RN license, BLS Certification
Software/Hardware:
Beginner skill with Microsoft Outlook, Internet Explorere and EMR.
Other:

Physical Requirements:
Stand/Walk: 50% - 75% Use Hands to Finger, Feel, Reach w/Hands & Arms, Climb, or Balance: 25% - 50%
Stoop, Kneel, Crouch or Crawl: Up to 25% Talk or Hear: 75% or More
Taste or Smell: Up to 25% Other Physical Requirements:
Other Physical Requirements (%): None
Lifting Requirements:
No Lifting: None Up to 10 lbs.: 25% - 50%
Up to 25 lbs.: Up to 25% Up to 50 lbs.: Up to 25%
Up to 100 lbs.: Up to 25% Over 100 lbs.: Up to 25%

Vision Requirements:
Close Vision: Needed Distance Vision: Needed
Color Vision: Needed Peripheral Vision: Needed
Depth Vision: Needed Ability to Adjust Focus: Needed
Other Vision Requirements:
Other Vision Requirements (%):
Typical Work Environment:
Outdoor Weather Conditions: Up to 25% Extreme Cold (Non-Weather): Up to 25%
Work in High Precarious Place: None Risk of Electrical Shock: Up to 25%
Risk of Radiation: None Blood Born Pathogens: Up to 25%
Flammable, Explosive Gases: Up to 25% Toxic or Caustic Chemicals: Up to 25%
Dust or Other Irritants: Up to 25% Grease or Oils: None
Infections from Disease Bearing Specimens: Up to 25% Infectious/Contagious Diseases: 25% - 50%
Cleaning Agents/Chemicals: Up to 25% Hot or Noisy Equipment: None
Humid or Wet Conditions (Non-Weather): None Other Exposure Description:
Other Exposure (%): None
Level of Noise Typical in Work Environment:
Moderate
Safety Equipment Used When Performing Job:
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