Registered Nurse (RN) - Med/Surg Orthopedic Tele Unit

Job Ref: 17818
Category: Nursing
Location:
Emerson Hospital, 133 Old Road to Nine Acre Corner, Concord, MA 01742

Department: North 6
Schedule: Temporary Position
Shift: Eve/Night shift
Hours: 7pm to 7am

Job Summary

The Registered Nurse is responsible for utilizing the nursing process to provide comprehensive care appropriate to the age of the patients served in the Medical Surgical , Oncology, Telemetry, Orthopedic  Department as directed by nursing management. Nursing care is provided in accordance with the stated philosophy and standards established by the Nursing Service Department, regulatory agencies and professional organizations. The Registered Nurse is accountable for the safety of nursing care they deliver or supervise.

The Registered Nurse is responsible to the patient and the family or significant others for the quality of direct and indirect nursing care delivered.

Minimum Qualifications

  Education

   Graduate of professional accredited nursing school required.

   BSN preferred.

  Experience

   1 to 2 years inpatient Medical Surgical experience preferred.

  Licensure and/or Certification

   Currently licensed to practice professional nursing in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts required.

   BLS healthcare provider required.

   Oncology certification preferred.

  Skills

   Basic nursing skills.

   Communication skills.

   Assessment skills.

   Critical thinking skills.

   Organizational skills.

   Excellent customer service skills required.

   Computer skills.

   Ability to read, write and communicate in English.

   Ability to maintain confidential information.