Registered Nurse (RN) - L&D - Travel

Employer
Integrated Resources, Inc
Location
Pequannock, New Jersey
Closing date
Aug 14, 2022

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Discipline
Registered Nurse (RN)
Specialty
Labor and Delivery
Position Type
Nurse
Hours
Full Time
Work Setting
For Profit, Travel
Job Title: Registered Nurse (RN) - L&D - Travel

Duration: 3+ Months

Location: Pompton Plains, NJ

Duties:
  • Has competent knowledge of all the normal stages of growth and development from Pediatric to Geriatric and delivers patient care appropriately. Performs thorough assessments that are systematic, comprehensive and accurate.
  • Consistently demonstrates competent clinical skills. Performs direct patient care activities in support of patient care delivery and team concept. Provides competent and appropriate nursing care to the population of the unit. Demonstrates knowledge and skill of emergency equipment and procedures.
  • Maintains complete and accurate documentation. Demonstrates knowledge of documentation guidelines. Assumes primary responsibility for documenting components of the nursing process and patients progress toward meeting outcomes in the patients chart including patient education.
  • Demonstrates professional practice responsibility. Demonstrates knowledge of policies and procedures and is able to identify areas for clinical and professional growth.
  • Consistently responds to patients/families and co-workers in a professional, courteous, positive manner to promotes an environment where the patient and family is at the center and the patient care team works cooperatively toward their goal and objectives. Maintains confidentiality according to HIPPA guidelines.
  • Consistently follows the National Patient Safety Goals including following Universal Protocol and identifying patients utilizing 2 patient identifiers. Demonstrates use of safe transfer techniques and proper body mechanics for self, and patients.
  • Demonstrates knowledge of the conditions/diagnoses, procedures and equipment encountered for surgical patients. Individualizes patient care according to the procedure and type of anesthesia across the continuum of care. Assesses patient reaction and understanding of procedure/instructions.
  • Contributes to the perioperative team by assuming responsibility and accountability for directing patient care by prioritizing the care of patients depending on their needs and any changes in their condition.
  • Assesses patients understanding of surgical procedure/instructions, actively including the patient and family members in teaching. Performs pre-operative and postoperative assessment and education.
  • Supports the completion of patient testing in a timely manner. Evaluates Pre Admission Testing (PAT) orders for appropriateness and for potential omissions based on proposed surgery, patient age, and current state of health.
  • Physical Requirements: As defined by Occupation Safety/OMS


Job Requirements:

Education:

  • Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing Associates or Bachelor's Degree - Preferred

Certifications & Licenses:

  • ACLs
  • BLS
  • NRP
  • RN License

Skills:

  • 1 year experience ACLS - Required
  • BLS - Required
  • RN License - Required
  • NRP - Required
  • ACLS Required

Schedule:

Schedule Notes: 1 for Days shift 7 am to 7 pm with flexibility to nights 36 hrs/week Float to all areas of OB unit. labor, mother baby, or special care nursery on any given shift. Possible float to other areas of hospital to act as helping hand during times of low census (will not take an assignment in non OB areas) Able to be canceled x2 in contract. Prior to canceling candidate will be offered a possible shift another day, or could opt to float to another site and work in their OB area if needed. Every other weekend-

Hours Per Week: 36.00

Hours Per Day: 12.00

Days Per Week: 3.00

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