Provides professional nursing care by utilizing the nursing process to care for patient within an assigned unit.
Coordinates care planning with other disciplines
Under the supervision and administration of the Nurse Manager or Charge Nurse of assigned Unit, the Staff RN is responsible for the nursing care in an assigned nursing unit or a portion of a nursing unit.
Associate’s degree from an accredited nursing school
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited nursing school
Two – Five years RN experience
Degrees, Licensure, and/or Certification:
Current RN Arkansas license with the Arkansas State Board of Nursing.
BLS & ACLS certification
NIHSS within 3 months of hire
PALS or EMPC within 6 months of hire
TNCC within one year of hire
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Must be able to communicate with physicians, all levels of hospital personnel, patients, visitors and families.
Pass pharmacology test given by NARMC with a score of 80% or above.
Post-orientation, demonstrate knowledge as to patient care, medications, ability to recognize emergency situations then take appropriate actions.
Demonstrates knowledge of emergency care
Must be able to read, write, speak and understand English