Emergency Room Registered Nurse

Emergency Room Registered Nurse Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Emergency Room Registered Nurse to join our team.

Responsibilities:

  • Administers prescribed medications, changes dressings, cleans wounds, monitors vital signs;
  • Carries out physician orders;
  • Assists physician during examination, treatment and procedures;
  • Provides age and culturally appropriate care;
  • Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required;
  • Instructs and educates patients and families;
  • Assesses and coordinates patient’s discharge planning needs with members of the healthcare team;
  • Monitors, records and communicatespatient condition as appropriate utilizing computerized documentationsystems;
  • Prioritizes patient care based onacuity level and available resources;
  • Serves as the primary coordinator ofall disciplines for well coordinated patient care;
  • Provides age and culturallyappropriate care;
  • Administer nursing care to ill, injured, or disabled patients;
  • Maintain accurate patient medical records;
  • Communicate with collaborating physicians or specialists regarding patient care;
  • Facilitate referrals to other healthcare professionals and medical facilities.

Requirements:

  • Current certification as a BLSHealthcare Provider;
  • Graduate of an accreditedschool of professional nursing;
  • Critical thinking skills,decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision in afast paced environment;
  • Customer service abilitiesincluding effective listening skills;
  • Customer service abilities including effective listening skills;
  • Current American Heart Association BLS Certification;
  • ACLS Certification Preferred;
  • Current licensure as an RN;
  • CurrentFL RN License required or appropriate compact licensure. If compactlicense held, active FL RN license required within 90 days of hire;
  • BLS, ACLS and NIHSS required- CPI preferred;
  • Graduate of an accredited diploma, associates, or baccalaureatedegree nursing program;
  • Graduate of an accredited diploma, associates, or baccalaureate degree nursing program;
  • Ability to build rapport with patients;
  • Previous experience in nursing or other medical fields;
  • Current FL RN license required or appropriate compact licensure. If compact license held, active FL RN license required within 90 days of hire.