Position Summary: The Registered Nurse (RN) is responsible for assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating the delivery of care. The professional nurse assumes the responsibility and accountability for the delegation of patient care to other members of the health care team.
Education: Associate's Degree (includes RN Diploma) Required, Bachelor's Degree Preferred
Experience: 1 year hospital experience in telemetry or medsurg required,2-4 years Preferred
1. New Jersey RN licensure
1. National Certification
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities Required:
Successfully completes initial competency verification for clinical area.
Strong interpersonal skills.
Ability to communicate in English, both oral and written.
Ability to handle confidential information.
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities Preferred:
Ability to perform diversified duties with time limitations with high degree of accuracy.
Ability to use problem solving, critical thinking, and priority setting skills.
Prior Critical Care experience
Critical Care Course
Frequent/strenuous physical effort (e.g. heavy lifting, sustained physical effort, extensive carrying, pushing, pulling, etc.)
Primary Equipment Used:
1. Standard Patient Care Equipment
2 Specific emergency equipment
3. Patient transport equipment
4. Special Critical Care Equipment
5. Information Technology Devices