Provides professional nursing care utilizing the nursing process to care for patients within an assigned unit
Coordinates care planning with other disciplines
Graduate from an approved school of nursing. Current RN license from the Arkansas State Board of Nursing.
Preferably, shall have at least one year hospital or nursing home experience. Acute care experience preferred.
Degrees, Licensure, and/or Certification:
Must have a copy of a diploma or offical transcript of the highest level of education
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Shall have a genuine interest in geriatrics, preferably, shall have experience in geriatric care.
Must be able to assess, evaluate and communicate effectively.
Must demonstrate sound knowledge and actions in patient care and decision making.
CPR certification required, other medical certification highly encouraged (i.e.: PICC line, IV therapy, chemotherapy, etc.)
Participates in continuing education to broaden knowledge and acquire skills necessary to be effective in all aspects of job performance.
Demonstrates a desire for self-improvement.
Must have reliable transportation and a valid Arkansas driver’s license.
Must be able to read, write, speak and understand English