Emergency Department Charge Nurse AdventHealth Ottawa
Location Address: 1301 S. Main Street, Ottawa, KS 66067
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You Will Be Responsible For:
Provides direct patient care, evaluates outcomes, consults with other specialists as required and adjusts nursing care processes as indicated to ensure optimal patient care.
Ability to perform a head-to-toe assessment on all patients and reassessments as per policy. This includes neonate, pediatric, adolescent and geriatric patients and the general patient population.
Ability to monitor hemodynamic status of patient and correctly interpret the results.
Maintains accurate and continued nursing documentation including patient histories, conditions, treatments, responses and assessment of changes.
Demonstrates knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the life span and the skills necessary to provide age appropriate care to the patients served. Able to interpret data about the patientâ™s status in order to identify each patientâ™s age specific needs and provide care needed by the patient group.
What You Will Need:
2-year Associate Degree
Experience (before hire) 3 years minimum of ER experience in a hospital
Current CPR within one month of hire
ACLS within six months of hire
PALS within one year of hire
TNCC within one year of hire
Cardiac dysrhythmia class within 90 days of hire or demonstrates proficiency in cardiac rhythm recognition
National Institute of Health Stroke Scale (NIHSS) within 6 months of hire
Current Kansas State Nursing License
Licensed registered nurse provides direct patient care in the Emergency Department, performing general nursing duties. Shares accountability with Emergency Services Director for effective organization and function of the Emergency Department on a 24 hour/ 7 day a week basis and collaborates with nursing and other health care personnel for safe and effective patient care for all age groups of patients.
AdventHealth Greater Orlando (formerly Florida Hospital) is one of the largest faith-based health care providers in the United States. For 150 years, we have carried on a tradition of providing whole-person care that not only addresses patients' physical ailments, but also supports their emotional and spiritual well-being. We demonstrate the same level of compassion and care for our employees as well, doing all that we can to help them realize their full potential – both personally and professionally.