LifePoint Health Registered Nurse - ER in Roxboro, North Carolina

PERSON MEMORIAL HOSPITAL

Utilize the nursing process including: assessment, planning, implementation, evaluation and recording of patient care. Teaches, delegates and supervises other nursing staff in the provision of care. Coordinates services with other members of the health-care team to provide complex patient care. Practices within the scope of the North Carolina Nurse Practice Act and Person Memorial Hospital policies/procedures/standards.

Reports to: Emergency Room Director

Essential Functions Performs plan of care intervention, including medication administration, specimen collection, clinical treatments, as well as other medical care treatment. Documents patient care given. Monitors, records, and communicates patient condition as appropriate to care team, physician, patient, and family. Collaborates as needed across disciplines to coordinate patient care, including patient transfer, discharge, referral and spiritual/psychosocial support needs. Evaluates learning needs of patient and/or family and provides patient/family education appropriate to age, culture, condition, and circumstances. Works as an advocate for the physical and emotional well-being of the patient. Works closely and professionally with all departments in an effort to maintain a teamwork approach Serves as a mentor when training new employees in the various functional activities required for all patient types. Supports Department staff in measuring and monitoring RN and staff performance regarding quality & accuracy on a monthly basis, or as needed. Conducts audits to ensure compliance with department standards of care. Performs other functions as required or assigned.


Functional Demands* Populations ServedNeonate (<30 days) Infant (<1 year) Early Childhood (1 year and <5 years) Late Childhood (5 years and <13 years) Adolescent (13 and <17 years) Young Adult (17 to <30 years) Middle Adult (30 years to <60 years) Older Adult (>60 years)


Protected Health InformationType of Protected Information Accessed: □ Demographic □ Clinical □ Insurance □ Financial □ Complete Medical Record


Blood-borne Pathogens Exposure* While performing this job, occupational exposure is present for all employees


Physical Requirements - Physical Dexterity and Effort: Rarely <1%, Occasionally 1-33%, Frequently 34-66%, Constantly 67-100%* Bending/Stooping □ rarely, □ occasionally, □ frequently, X constantly Climbing X rarely, □ occasionally, □ frequently, □ constantly Keyboard Data Entry □ rarely, □ occasionally, X frequently, □ constantly Kneeling □ rarely, □ occasionally, X frequently, □ constantly Lifting/Moving Patients □ rarely, □ occasionally, X frequently, □ constantly Reaching □ rarely, □ occasionally, X frequently, □ constantly Repetitive Foot/Leg Movements □ rarely, □ occasionally, X frequently, □ constantly Repetitive Hand/Arm Movements □ rarely, □ occasionally, X frequently, □ constantly Running X rarely, □ occasionally, □ frequently, □ constantly Sitting □ rarely, X occasionally, □ frequently, □ constantly Squatting □ rarely, X occasionally, □ frequently, □ constantly Standing □ rarely, □ occasionally, X frequently, □ constantly Walking □ rarely, □ occasionally, X frequently, □ constantly Pushing / Pulling: 0-25 lbs. □ rarely, □ occasionally, X frequently, □ constantly Pushing / Pulling: 26-75 lbs. □ rarely, □ occasionally, X frequently, □ constantly Pushing/Pulling: over 75 lbs. □ rarely, □ occasionally, X frequently, □ constantly Lifting/Carrying (non-patient): 0-25 lbs. □ rarely, □ occasionally, X frequently, □ constantly Lifting/Carrying (non-patient): 26-75 lbs. □ rarely, X occasionally, □ frequently, □ constantly Lifting/Carrying (non-patient): over 75 lbs. X rarely, □ occasionally, □ frequently, □ constantly


Visual Acuity, Hearing and Speaking: Rarely <1%, Occasionally 1-33%, Frequently 34-66%, Constantly 67-100%* Audible Speech □ rarely, □ occasionally, □ frequently, X constantly Hearing Acuity □ rarely, □ occasionally, □ frequently, X constantly Smelling Acuity X rarely, □ occasionally, □ frequently, □ constantly Taste Discrimination X rarely, □ occasionally, □ frequently, □ constantly Vision: Depth Perception □ rarely, □ occasionally, X frequently, □ constantly Vision: Distinguish Color □ rarely, □ occasionally, X frequently, □ constantly Vision: Seeing Far □ rarely, X occasionally, □ frequently, □ constantly Vision: Seeing Near □ rarely, □ occasionally, □ frequently, X constantly


Biological: Rarely <1%, Occasionally 1-33%, Frequently 34-66%, Constantly 67-100%* Bio-hazardous waste/ hazards □ rarely, X occasionally, □ frequently, □ constantly Blood and/or bodily fluids □ rarely, □ occasionally, X frequently, □ constantly Communicable diseases/pathogens □ rarely, X occasionally, □ frequently, □ constantly


Chemical: Rarely <1%, Occasionally 1-33%, Frequently 34-66%, Constantly 67-100%* Asbestos or lead X rarely, □ occasionally, □ frequently, □ constantly Cytotoxic Chemicals X rarely, □ occasionally, □ frequently, □ constantly Dust X rarely, □ occasionally, □ frequently, □ constantly Hazardous Chemicals □ rarely, X occasionally, □ frequently, □ constantly Gases/Vapors/Fumes □ rarely, X occasionally, □ frequently, □ constantly Hazardous Medication □ rarely, X occasionally, □ frequently, □ constantly Latex □ rarely, □ occasionally, X frequently, □ constantly Person Memorial Hospital will provide "reasonable accommodation" to qualified individuals with disabilities who are employees or applicants for employment—unless such accommodation would cause an "undue hardship."


Organizational Expectations* Person Memorial Hospital is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual’s age, color, disability, genetic information, gender, gender identity, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

Job Requirements


Minimum EducationSuccessful completion of the Nursing Diploma Program or an Associate’s Degree in Nursing from an accredited school is required. Bachelor’s degree is preferred.


Required SkillsRequires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action. Licenses: Registered Nurse License Certification: Basic Life Support (BLS) is required upon hire or before the start of independent assignment. Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) and Pediatric Advance Life Support (PALS) is required within 90 days of hire.

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Title: Registered Nurse - ER

Location: NC-Roxboro

Requisition ID: 7460-4319