Registered Nurse

InGenesis Jena, LA

Job Duties

* Obtains medical histories on patients referring medical problems to the physician, or mid level provider.

* Evaluates health care needs of patients and develops nursing care plans to meet those needs.

* Identifies and manages minor illnesses per established nursing protocols and refers other medical problems to the appropriate medical provider.

* Provides group and individual health education to patients.

* Ensure medical providers orders are implemented in a timely manner.

Qualifications

* The incumbent maintains a current Louisiana nursing license, has an ADN or BSN and meets continuing education requirements for the State(s) licensed in.

* Maintains current BLS certification through the American Heart Association.

* Professional nursing principals, procedures, and techniques to patient care and nursing supervision.

* PC skills.

* Requirements for safety, infection control, quality assurance, maintenance of records of patients seen, statistical information gathering, etc.

* US citizenship