Serves as the primary coordinator of all disciplines for well coordinated patient care.
Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate utilizing computerized documentation systems.
Instructs and educates patients and families.
Assesses and coordinates patient's discharge planning needs with members of the healthcare team.
Provides age and culturally appropriate care.
Orients and mentors new staff members.
Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required.
Required Registration, Licensure or Certification Current Licensure in the State of Kansas as a Registered Professional Nurse (RN) Current Basic Life Support (BLS) verification course, as specified in policy Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) verification course, as specified in policy Successful completion of the Wesley Dysrhythmia exam within allotted timeframe, as specified in policy Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS), as specified in policy Preferred Registration, Licensure or Certification Trauma Nurse Core Course (TNCC) verification course, as specified in policy Required Education or Experience Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing Preferred Education or Experience Previous nursing experience Required Knowledge and Skills Ability to utilize the nursing process in the provision of nursing care including, but not limited to, administering treatments and medications, interpreting diagnostic tests, formulating a plan of care, collaborating with other health care providers and providing education to patients and/or significant others Ability to work in a fast paced, high stress environment Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively Possess personal computer skills Ability to multi-task, delegate and prioritize Possess problem-solving and critical thinking skills
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