Cooper University Hospital REGISTERED NURSE in Camden, New Jersey
The Registered Nurse is a professional care-giver who, as a member of a multidisciplinary health care team, assumes responsibility and accountability for a group of patients for a designated time frame and who supervises and provides care to these patients utilizing the nursing process including the therapeutic use of self.
Follows established policies and procedures.
Communicates openly with internal customers and supervisors
Provides excellent customer service interfacing well with all levels of staff, management and physicians
Evaluates patients, implements and documents nursing care
Assists physicians during examinations and procedures
Performs various patient tests and administers medications utilizing the nursing process
Promotes patients' independence by establishing patient care goals and teaching patients and families to understand conditions, medications, and self-care skills
Scheduled Days / Hours: Day of the work week varies - 7:00am - 7:00pm (3 - 12 hour shifts per week); including a rotational weekends and holidays schedule.
Education: Graduate of NLN accredited School of Nursing - Bachelor Degree preferred.
License/Certifications/Registration: Current NJ-RN License (Registered Nurse); Current American Heart Association BLS Certification (Basic Life Support for Health Care Providers); certain specialties may require advanced certification (i.e. ACLS, NALS, PALS)
Experience: 1-2 years of Critical Care and Emergency Department experience.
External Company Name: Cooper University Hospital
External Company URL: cooperhealth.org
Street: 1 Cooper Plaza