Registered Nurse, Emergency Dept. - 1 on 1 Training
Job Summary # Preston Memorial Hospital, located in beautiful Kingwood, WV, less than 30 miles from Morgantown, WV, is a rural hospital with vision, diversity, stability and a future.# At PMH, we have one simple mission:# To enhance the health of the communities we serve, one person at a time.# Our 300 plus dedicated and caring employees are encouraged to employ their talents and abilities to solve any challenge faced by our patients and the surrounding community. While many hospitals, especially rural hospitals, are closing because of ever declining reimbursement for the services they provide, Preston Memorial Hospital continues to get stronger by offering new programs, new services, and operating more efficiently.# Besides providing excellent healthcare services, Preston Memorial also is a strong contributor to the county#s economic status as it is the third largest employer in Preston County. POSITION SUMMARY The Registered Nurse provides general nursing care to patients in hospital or similar healthcare facility by performing the following duties, in compliance with hospital standards of maintaining confidentiality, integrity, quality care and professionalism.# Registered nurses may have choice of department or specialty area.# Some areas RN#s can specialize include but are not limited to: Emergency; Intensive care; Operating room; Post surgery; Cardiovascular; Pediatrics; Geriatrics and Skilled. Continuing education and specialty certification are highly encouraged. Nursing staff are required to have ACLS, PALS and TNCC status within a designated time frame. The environment is supportive and fast paced.# # EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS o## Incumbent must be a graduate of school of nursing. o## Preferred: Bachelor#s Degree o## Current West Virginia license. o## Must possess BLS certification within probationary period. o## Must obtain Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), Pediatric Advanced Life Support, TNCC and Neonatal Resuscitation Program within a designated time frame #EXPERIENCE o## Effective interpersonal communication skills in order to effectively collaborate with physicians and ### instruct patients and their families.