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Neurology RN

Recruiter.com - Springfield, OREGON  
Oregon RN License

The ideal candidate has at least 1 or 2 years of acute care RN experience in Neurology/ICU/or another Medical/Surgical department. A BSN degree is strongly preferred.



Come join a hardworking, team oriented, rewarding med-surg floor that specializes treating patients with different neurological conditions.
You will join a mission centered nurse manager who has 6 recent years of floor experience and who understands workflow issues.
There is also a strong core of charge nurses who will help you with your development on the floor. We are excited to hear from you and have you join the Neurology team!

One year or more of acute care RN experience
Neurology RN experience
BSN degree
JOB SUMMARY
Provides professional nursing direct patient care in compliance with professional practice and unit standards.
Promotes a collaborative, interdisciplinary approach towards patients, families and all members of the care delivery team.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

Assess, plan, implement and evaluate patient care needs.
Documents patient care in the healthcare record according to established standards.
Directs and delegates care to other team members in accordance with their education, credentials, and demonstrated competence.
Ensures own professional effectiveness through education and professional development.
Participates in the development of and maintains established hospital policies, procedures and objectives, quality improvement, safety, environmental and infection prevention program.
Performs other duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS
EDUCATION:






Participate in 8 hours or more annually of Continuing Education Units (CEUs) or other education related to or focused on cerebrovascular disease
Participate in 3 or more training sessions annually sponsored by the Comprehensive Stroke Center
BSN or current enrollment in a BSN program preferred
Specialty certification preferred.

EXPERIENCE/TRAINING:















One year acute care experience preferred.
Previous neurology experience preferred.

LICENSE/CERTIFICATION:

RN license in Oregon required
BLS at date of hire
NIHSS certification within 6 months of hire and re certification every 2 years

OTHER SKILLS:



Demonstrated ability to promote positive interpersonal relationships and patient/family centered work environment
Able to support and interpret medical center philosophy, policy and procedures
Basic computer skills

RIVERBEND PHYSICAL/COGNITIVE REQUIREMENTS:

Work requires active physical exertion up to 66% of the time









Ability to lift objects weighing 80 lbs. or less.








Work requires frequent exposure to minor cold, heat, poor ventilation or sharp instruments; reasonably anticipated exposure to blood and body fluids once per month or more.













Job duties frequently require intense concentration or attention to detail (34-65% of work time).








Job duties may require use of additional PPE such as eye shield, respirator and mask.

IMPORTANT: All resumes must be submitted with a brief summary that outlines the key qualifications required for this position as per the job description. Please be sure to showcase all skills and experience relevant to each requirement for THIS particular job. This write-up will be forwarded to the client along with the resume. Recruiter.com . Category: Healthcare, Keywords: Neurology Nurse