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Registered Nurse - Med/Surg - Regular Hours - Nights

Company: Mohawk Valley Health System
Location: Oneonta
Posted on: June 29, 2024

Job Description:

Job SummaryThe Registered Nurse promotes and restores patient's health by completing the nursing process: collaborating with Physicians and multidisciplinary team members: providing support to patients, visitors and families. Responsible for assessing, planning, promoting and evaluating quality patient care. A Registered Nurse provides teaching to patients, families and the public. A Registered Nurses will follow the mission, vision, I-CARE values, policies and procedures of Mohawk Valley Health System.Core Job Responsibilities

  • Identify patient care requirements establishing personal rapport with patients and families and understanding of plan of care throughout the patients experience.
  • Establish a compassionate environment by providing emotional, psychological, and spiritual support to patients, friends and families.
  • Promote patient independence by establishing patient care goals; teaching patient, friends and family to understand disease process, medications, and self-care skills, and provide time to answer questions.
  • Assure quality care by adhering to therapeutic standards measuring health outcomes against patient care goals and standards; making or recommending adjustments to the patients needs.
  • The nurse is responsible and accountable for individual nursing practice and determines the appropriate delegation of tasks consistent with the nurse's obligation to provide optimum patient care
  • Ensure operation of equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements following manufactures instructions troubleshooting malfunctions, calling for repairs; maintaining equipment, inventories, and evaluating equipment and techniques.
  • Protect patients, employees by adhering to infection control policies and protocols, medication administration and controlled substance regulations. Utilize universal precautions and practice at all times.
  • Maintain a safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures rules, and regulations; calling for assistance from health care personnel.Education/Experience RequirementsRequired:Graduate of an accredited associate degreeCurrent New York State licensure as a Registered NursePreferred:Bachelor of Science in Nursing from an accredited nursing program or higher degreeBasic Life Support CertificationOne or more years of experience in a related settingLicensure/Certification RequirementsRequired:Current New York State licensure as a Registered Nurse
    Preferred:Basic Life Support CertificationEOE AA M/F/Vet/DisabilityQualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their age, race, religion, national origin, ethnicity, age, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, et al), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, or disability.Successful candidates might be required to undergo a background verification with an external vendor.Job DetailsReq Id87919
    DepartmentNURS MED/SURG 6TH
    Shift Nights
    Shift Hours Worked12.50
    Work ScheduleNYSNA - 12 HR
    Employee StatusA2 - Regular 60 Hours
    Union 2004 - NYSNARequired
    Job Industries
    • Other

Keywords: Mohawk Valley Health System, Utica , Registered Nurse - Med/Surg - Regular Hours - Nights, Healthcare , Oneonta, New York

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