Registered Nurse ER (PRN-As Needed)

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Posted On: Wednesday, 3rd April 2019
Category: Direct Patient Care
Department: Emergency Department
Shift: PM/Night
Job Type:
Education: 2 Year Degree

Job Description:

The Registered Nurse (RN) is a professional who provides leadership for other members of the patient care team. The RN performs patient age-specific physical, psychological, and social assessments, formulates a nursing diagnosis and then develops a plan of care, which includes individualized treatment strategies. The RN manages, organizes, and provides direct patient care incorporating clinical decision-making and prioritization of activities. The RN is responsible for triaging patients presenting to the E.D. and beginning the patient assessment according to the triage priorities. The RN is responsible for assuring the implementation of the plan of care for the patients, if delegated to other staff. The RN participates in education of the patient/family and other health team members, incorporating health maintenance, disease process, and discharge planning. The RN performs other such duties as may be assigned from time to time.

Preferred Skills:

  • Current Wisconsin license as a Registered Nurse
  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing is desirable
  • CPR certification
  • TNCC Preferred
  • ENPC or PALS Preferred
  • Computer knowledge preferred
  • ACLS certification within first year of employment
  • Experience in Emergency or Critical Care Nursing preferred