Graduate from an approved school of nursing, BSN preferred. Current RN license from the Arkansas State Board of Nursing.
Must have a copy of a diploma or offical transcript of the highest level of education
Preferably, shall have at least one year hospital or nursing home experience. Acute care experience preferred.
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.
BLS certification required, other medical certification highly encouraged (i.e.: PICC line, IV therapy, chemotherapy, etc.)
Home Care/OASIS Certification preferred
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 and auto insurance
Ability to read, write, speak and understand English