Provides safe, age-appropriate patient care, and functions as advisor, resource, preceptor and leader for other members of the patient care team.
Requirements:Basic professional knowledge; equivalent to a Bachelor's degree; working knowledge of theory and practice within a specialized field.Internal candidates must enroll in BSN program within one semester hire. External candidates require BSN. Two or more years of experience in the area of clinical specialty. Nursing Certification within area of speciality or completion within 3-5 yrs. 1-3 years experience. Required certifications:American Heart Association CPR Certification; BLS certification; Maryland Registered Nurse License; Nsg cert of speciality area within 3-5 yrs of hire; ACLS certification for application to telemetry.Demonstrates the ability to follow verbal instructions, as well as the ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.