Person Memorial Hospital
PERSON MEMORIAL HOSPITAL
The Registered Nurse provides direct and indirect patient care. The nursing process is the basis for care and includes assessment of biophysical , psychosocial, environmental, self-care, educational and discharges planning factors. Planning and prescribing nursing interventions, implementing them and evaluating care rendered completes the nursing process. The RN must demonstrate knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the life span and possess the ability to assess data reflective of the patient's age and status; and interpret the appropriate information needed to prescribe and provide care as described in the unit and hospital policies and procedures.
Reports to: Operating Room Director
Successful completion of the Nursing Diploma Program or an Associates Degree in Nursing from an accredited school is required.
Bachelor’s degree is preferred.
Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.Licenses: Registered Nurse License
Basic Life Support (BLS) is required upon hire.
Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) and Pediatric Advance Life Support (PALS) is required within 90 days of hire.
Minimum Work Experience:
Recommend 2-3 years of recent experience a healthcare setting.LifePoint Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities for all applicants and employees and complies with all applicable laws prohibiting discrimination against any employee or applicant for employment because of color, race, sex, age, religion, national origin, disability, genetic information, gender identity, sexual orientation, veterans’ status or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state or local law.
- Registered Nurse Certified
- Nursing Process