RN - Emergency, Casual - Chaska

Ridgeview Medical Center Chaska, MN
Requisition Number:

6458

Location:

Two Twelve Medical Center

Address:

111 Hundertmark Road

City:

Chaska

State:

MN

Category:

RN's

FTE:

Primary Shift:

Rotating 1st, 2nd, 3rd

Weekend Rotation:

as per casual status

Holiday Rotation:

as per casual status

Description

This casual, non-benefit eligible RN role is available in the Emergency Department at Two Twelve Medical Center in Chaska.

Purpose of Job

This position is responsible for the delivery of individualized patient care through the nursing process of assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation in accordance with the Standards of Nursing Care and Practice as defined by Ridgeview Medical Center, the Minnesota Nurse Practice Standards Act, and the ANA Standards of Clinical Nursing Practice.

Job Functions

* Assesses patient health problems needs and develops, implements and evaluates patient care plans accordingly.

* Provides nursing care.

* Advises and educates patients, family members and significant others on health maintenance and disease prevention for the patient.

* Documents and maintains accurate medical records and reports.

* Participates in quality improvement activities as appropriate to position.

* Serves as a patient advocate in seeking appropriate community resources to meet patient needs.

* Interacts with and contributes to the professional development of peers, other healthcare providers, and colleagues to enhance own professional nursing practice.

* Demonstrates competencies in the specialty area of Emergency Nursing.

* Performs other duties as assigned.

Minimum Requirements

Employment Requirements

Minimum Education/Work Experience/License/Certifications

* Graduate of an accredited school of nursing

* Current professional nurse licensure in Minnesota or if licensed in another state, a permit from the Minnesota Board of Nursing while the license application is in process

* BLS Certification

* ACLS

* 2-years medical surgical nursing experience or 1-year emergency or critical care nursing

Preferred Qualifications

* Bachelor's Degree in Nursing

* 3-years RN experience in acute, critical, or emergency nursing

* Emergency Nurse Certification

Knowledge/Skills/ Abilities

* Demonstrate critical thinking and decision making

* Capable of making independent decisions with the use of good critical thinking and problem solving skills

* Ability to work and multi-task in a high stress and fast paced environment

* Ability to work autonomously and as a team.

* Ability to respond appropriately to unpredictable situations and diverse patient populations.

* Ability to communicate in the English language for effective written and verbal correspondence in order to complete job functions as mentioned above

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Join an organization that seeks to enhance the lifelong health of the people it serves with a culture that nurtures the whole person- mind, body and spirit. Ridgeview is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.