HealthAlliance Hospital RN, Float Pool - Evening in Leominster, Massachusetts
Title: Registered Nurse (RN) Department: Float Pool Requisition #: 205483 Hours: 32 Shift: 3:00pm to 11:30pm including every other weekend and holiday Union: MNA Status: Non-exempt/Hourly Location: HealthAlliance-Clinton, Leominster Campus As a smaller, community based hospital, your team members, the doctors and the specialties are so easily accessible. Every day and throughout Covid UMass Memorial Health Care takes care of our caregivers ensuring proper PPE supply, no layoffs and flexibility wherever possible. We need amazing caregivers to provide the best possible care to our patients. DUTIES AND ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Nursing Process: Maintains caseload according to unit guidelines and established standards of practice. Uses positive customer service skills when communicating with patient and patient?s family. Utilizes clinical reasoning and critical thinking. Involves patient, family/significant others and other disciplines in decision making. Serves as a patient and family advocate. Implements interventions consistent with hospital standards of. Documents the patient assessment, plan of care, and response to intervention. Communicates and coordinates the patient?s plan of care to ensure continuity of care. Maintains competency in management of clinical emergencies. JOB REQUIREMENTS: JOB KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS: Possesses and applies the skills and knowledge necessary to provide care to patients throughout the life span, with consideration of aging process, human development stages and cultural patterns in each step of the care process. Ability to provide care for a designated group of patients according to the unit guidelines and hospital policies, procedures and protocols. Ability to lead, guide and motivate staff. Ability to read, write and speak clearly in English. EDUCATION: Must be a graduate of a recognized school of Nursing A Bachelor?s degree (BSN) in Nursing is preferred. EXPERIENCE: 2-3 years of Nursing experience preferred. An equivalent combination of education and experience, which provides proficiency in the areas of responsibility listed above, may be substituted for the above education and experience requirements. LICENSES, ETC.: Must have a current Massachusetts Registered Nurse License. Certification in a nursing specialty desired.