Staff Nurse / RN

Location
Easton, MD
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Nov 07, 2017
Closes
Dec 07, 2017
Specialty
Other
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
What You Will Do:
  • Demonstrates the ability to administer quality nursing care in a professional manner which supports the patient/significant others utilizing the nursing process with coaching and mentoring from his/her team members.
  • Practice supports System and Nursing Strategic Plans, Shared Leadership, and the principles of Relationship-Based Care. Practices within the limits of the Nurse Practice Act of the State of Maryland and adheres to institutional policies, procedures and standards.
  • Practices within the standards of the American Nurses Association for: Scope and Standards of Practice, Code of Ethics for Nursing, Nursing’s Social Policy Statement and Specialty Nursing Standards for his/her area(s) of clinical practice.
  • Systematically and continually collects data regarding the health status of the client. The data is recorded, accessible, and communicated to appropriate members of the Multidisciplinary Healthcare Team utilizing system policies, procedures, and practice guidelines.
  • Coordinates a comprehensive individualized Plan of Care for the client, their significant other, and healthcare provider to obtain expected outcomes.
  • Determines both the clients’ progress towards the attainment of expected outcomes and the effectiveness of nursing care.
  • Performs charge nurse responsibilities, supervising, nursing, and non-nursing, personnel in the provision of patient care.
  • Ensures accuracy in the medication process, including transport, storage, security, and/or administration of medications to include IV solutions.
  • Establishes short and long-range professional goals and implements a plan for achievement of these goals.
  • Promotes and participates in activities, which contributes to the successful achievement of the organization's goals and objectives.

What You Need to Be Successful:
  • BSN preferred
  • Specialty certification encouraged
  • Meets licensing requirements to practice registered nursing in the State of Maryland.
  • Must meet all applicable state and local professional requirements.

We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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