Position Summary: Works under the direction of a responsible RN to provide safe, efficient, age-specific care to patients and families in order to assist them to attain, maintain, regain, and/or sustain optimal health status. Direct patient care delivery (includes ADLs, hygiene measures, select treatments, patient/family education, discharge preparation) Communication and documentation of interventions and observations Participation in quality improvement process Involved in learning and self-improvement Initiates and maintains a positive relationship with patients/customers and coworkersDemonstrates a professional demeanor when responding to patients/customers.Experience/Knowledge: Thorough knowledge of nursing process and practice. Successful completion of a Nursing Fundamentals course required. Special Skills, Equipment: Uses a wide variety of technical equipment to meet patient needs and prescribed medical therapies (i.e. stethoscope, thermometers, glucometers, and electronic monitoring devices). Excellent communication skills.Education: Current enrollment in an accredited professional A.D.N. nursing program with satisfactory academic record required. Current enrollment in a professional BSN nursing program with satisfactory academic record preferred. Successful completion of specialty area rotation may be required.
Equal Opportunity Employer - minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity.
Location/Region: Bedford, OH (US - 44146)