Job Description

Internal application period 11.1-11.18.19
 

Job Description:

  • Provides patient care based on standards of care, standards of practice, protocols, and established policies and procedures.
  • Collaboratively plans and prepares patient/family for discharge incorporating support systems/resources necessary.
  • Appropriately prioritizes patient care (e.g. seeks assistance as needed from appropriate resources, reassigns personnel as necessary, recognizes need for emergency intervention, etc.)
  • Provides thorough, timely and accurate documentation of all pertinent data, therapeutic interventions and patient responses including assessment, care plan, patient goals and interventions according to established standards.
  • Proactively identifies risk to patient safety and identifies opportunities to reduce medical/health care errors (i.e. appropriate reporting of errors/incidents).
  • Safely administers medications and intravenous therapy in accordance with physician's orders, protocols, policies and procedures.
  • Assesses patient pain level upon admission and as necessary, utilizing the pain scale (e.g. numerical, FACES and functional goals.)
  • Reassesses effectiveness of pain control and notifies physicians as needed, as well as, documents assessment and patients' response to medication.
  • Readily accepts accountability for designated patient and effectively hands off patient as required.
  • Appropriately delegates and supervises nursing interventions performed by others.

Qualifications:

  • Graduate of accredited school of nursing.
  • Current nursing registration in Massachusetts required.
  • BSN preferred.
  • BCLS required.
  • ACLS required within 6 months of hire.
  • TNCC and ENPC required within 1 year of hire.
  • Critical thinking skills and ability to perform medication dosing calculations.
  • Demonstrated clinical competence in the specialty area of nursing practice preferred.

Application Instructions

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