Baton Rouge General Medical Center
Join the Baton Rouge General Healthcare team and be appreciated in our 28 bed Emergency Department. Work in a professional and fun atmosphere where you can grow and learn. Our staff is dedicated to providing safe, compassionate and empathetic care to our patients. Work directly with patients, nurses, and physicians in a caring environment.
Educational Opportunities within the first year of employment: ACLS, PALS and MOAB.
JOB DUTIES: Coordinates patient assessment through collection of patient's health data, analyzes patient assessments to determine nursing diagnoses and identifies expected outcomes. Coordinates an interdisciplinary plan of care that prescribes interventions to attain expected outcomes, implements the interventions identified in the plan of care, and evaluates the patient's progress toward attainment of outcomes. Triage assessment on all patients. Performs focused assessments for all age populations, administers and monitors Procedural Sedation. Performs all other duties as assigned.
JOB PURPOSE OR MISSION: To improve the quality of life of patients and families by coordinating patient care processes of assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation in collaboration with the patient, family, physician, and appropriate support services for the age population served, as defined in the departments scope of service.
EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS: 1 year acute-care with experience required. ER experience preferred
SKILL, LICENSE, AND/OR CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: RN with current Louisiana Nursing License.
Trauma Nurse Core Course (TNCC) and Crisis Prevention Training preferred.