RN PRN - Registered Nurse PRN - ICU West/Medical ICU
Under general supervision, provides nursing care to a variety of patients with health problems ranging from simple to complex.
*Shift Requirement - 24 hours in a schedule
*Float Requirement - Within single service line
*Weekend Requirement - As determined by department leadership
*Holiday Requirement - 1major; 1 minor
Provides a flexible workforce to supplement the inpatient nursing units on the campus. Obtains a limited history and assessment documenting such things as chief complaint, allergies, current medications and the immunization status of patients. Assists physician in the examination of patients and in performing minor diagnostic procedures and treatments. When necessary, will assist the front desk with appointments and discharges. Assists with coordinating hospital admissions from the clinic and/or transferring patients. Administer medication as prescribed.
Physical Requirements (with or without accommodation):
Requires frequent bending, reaching, squatting, kneeling, moving, lifting of patients and sufficient manual dexterity to operate therapeutic equipment. Must be able to stand for long periods at a time. Good mental and physical health to work for long periods of time in a stressful atmosphere.