Description/Purpose of Position:
Provides safe, competent nursing care for patients in accordance with facility policies, standards, and philosophy. Provides professional leadership and support to the healthcare team. The concepts of Patient Centered Care will provide the foundation for all nursing care. Oversees and guides employees that are under his/her supervision. Demonstrates Service Excellence standards at all times.
Education Graduate of an accredited school of Nursing and completion of a Specialty course/ or equivalent. BSN preferred.
Experience 1 year acute care experience or successful completion of an approved specialty course.
Technical Skills 0
License/Certification Current RN license in the State of Nevada. Current BCLS Certification. Current ACLS Certification. Candidates hired or transferred into specialty training course may have up to six (6) months to obtain required certifications with signed waiver. Other certification as may be required by facility, speciality or department.
Other Must be able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care/service appropriate to the age of the patients served on the assigned unit/department.
Note An RN graduate is a nurse who has completed a course of study at a school of nursing and is eligible for the NCLEX. The RN graduate performs directly under the supervision of the Charge Nurse or RN designee. An interim RN license must be granted by the Nevada State Board of Nursing.
Testing Must successfully pass any pre-employment assessment(s) required by the facility.