The Registered Nurse (RN) provides direct patient care to assigned patients. As a professional nurse, the nursing process is utilized in the provision of care. The RN practices within the limits of the Nurse Practice Act of the State of Arkansas and adheres to institutional policies, procedures and standards.
Work Hours: 7A-7P, three shifts during the week, plus rotating weekends as needed.
Job Duties: Registered Nurse I responsible for taking care of acute medical patients. Utilizes critical thinking in the delivery of nursing care. Follow policies, procedures, and protocols as outlined. Incorporate Primary Nursing in their delivery of quality patient care. Works with other health team members in planning the care for the patient.
Required Experience: RN License, minimum of 1 year registered nursing experience; basic computer skills.
Preferred Experience: BSN, 2 years or more nursing experience with previous Medical/Surgical, geriatrics, infectious disease experience.