Community Health Systems *Emergency Room RN in Leesville, Louisiana

Description:

"All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex or national origin".

The ER RN is responsible for the delivery of quality patient care within the Emergency Department while promoting safety and the well-being of all patients throughout the hospital organization.

Duties: Based on established hospital nursing practice standards, the ER RN is responsible for the delivery of direct patient care through proper and professional nursing assessment, stabilization, diagnosing, planning, implementation, and evaluation of patients presenting themselves for emergency care. This RN collaborates with other professional practitioners to ensure effective and efficient patient care while supporting the hospitals vision and mission. Contributes to quality nursing care through performance improvement techniques that demonstrate a positive outcome in patient care. Assist other Hospital Emergency Staff to provide safe, prudent, economical patient care according to his/her training, experience and skills as an ER Registered Nurse. Accomplishes other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

Education:

  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing.

Certifications:

  • Current Louisiana State Registered Nurse license; or eligible for immediate state licensure.

  • Current Basic Life Support (BLS/CPR) Certification.

  • Current Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Certification.

  • Current Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) Certification

Experience:

  • Able to meet physical and sensory requirements of job.

  • Able to successfully complete orientation of job performance.

  • Able to meet health standards for hospital employment.

  • Prior RN acute-care experience needed.

  • Prior Emergency Room/Critical Care RN experience a must.

  • Must be highly motivated and committed to a quality of care that emphasizes the patient first.

Job: Emergency Services (ED, ER)

Organization: Byrd Regional Hospital

Location: LA-Leesville

Requisition ID: 1810671