RN-Emergency Department Variable Shifts
Company: SSM Health
Posted on: November 16, 2021
Do you enjoy a fast-paced environment? Are you an RN that enjoys
the flexibility in variable shifts in the ER setting? Whether you
are a new grad or an experienced RN or a RN wanting transition
their career to a new department, this role is for you. You will
handle high-stress situations while also providing comfort and care
in more typical emergent instances. Make a difference in the most
vulnerable time in individual's lives. Join a team of knowledgeable
and caring ER RN's and help us ensure that a each and every patient
is treated and cared for like our own family and friends. Variable
shifts with weekend and holiday rotation.
Provides direct nursing care in settings where patients require
complex assessments and intervention, in accordance with
established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare
organization. PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES
Collects comprehensive data pertinent to the health care consumers
health and/or situation.
Triages each health care consumer utilizing age, developmentally
appropriate, and culturally sensitive practices to prioritize and
optimize health care consumer flow, expediting those health care
consumers who require immediate care.
Analyzes the assessment data to determine the diagnosis or
Identifies expected outcomes for a plan individualized to the
health care consumer or the situation.
Implements, coordinates, and educates, to promote health and a safe
Evaluates progress toward attainment of outcomes.
Communicates effectively in a variety of formats in all areas of
Demonstrates leadership in the professional practice setting and
Attains knowledge and competence that reflect current nursing
Applies the existing body of evidence-based practice and scientific
knowledge in health care to Emergency Nursing practice, ensuring
that nursing care is delivered based on patients age-specific needs
and clinical needs as described in the department's Scope of
Works in a constant state of alertness and safe manner.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Graduate of accredited school of nursing
No experience required
Constant use of speech to share information through oral
Constant standing and walking.
Frequent lifting/carrying and pushing/pulling objects weighing 0-25
Frequent sitting, reaching and keyboard use/data entry.
Frequent use of vision and depth perception for distances near (20
inches or less) and far (20 feet or more) and to identify and
Frequent use of smell to detect/recognize odors.
Frequent use of hearing to receive oral communication, distinguish
body sounds and/or hear alarms, malfunctioning machinery, etc.
Occasional lifting/carrying and pushing/pulling objects weighing
Occasional lifting/moving of patients.
Occasional bending, stooping, kneeling, squatting, twisting,
gripping and repetitive foot/leg and hand/arm movements.
Rare crawling and running.
Keywords: SSM Health, Decatur , RN-Emergency Department Variable Shifts, Other , Centralia, Illinois
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