RN - Registered Nurse - Adult Medicine Specialty - 7a-7p

Location
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Salary
Competitive Salary
Posted
Oct 12, 2017
Closes
Nov 11, 2017
Ref
00322-27481
Specialty
Psychiatric
Contract Type
Permanent

RN - Registered Nurse

Experience Preferred



General Description:

Under general supervision, provides nursing care in a hospital to a variety of patients with health problems ranging from simple to complex.

Essential Function/Duties:

  • Assumes responsibility for an assigned group of patients. 
  • Documents patient responses to nursing interventions and prescribed medical treatments; notes all changes in physician order on assigned patients.  
  • Assists physician in the examination of patients and in performing minor diagnostic procedures and treatment.  
  • Obtains and monitors physiological data of patients, observes the physiological manifestations of patients and intervenes when necessary.  
  • Administers medication as prescribed. 
  • Initiates, regulates and monitors intravenous infusions and blood products. 
  • Delivers patient care competently.  
  • Interacts with family and patient in sharing care plan while in the hospital and at time of discharge. 
  • Informs patient and family of hospital procedures.  
  • Makes referral regarding patient care needs to appropriate personnel.  
  • Delegates tasks to support staff. 

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