A registered nurse in this institution will deliver nursing care to patients of varying age groups by utilizing the nursing process and nursing practice standards. The registered nurse will maintain competency and application of the scientific knowledge necessary to meet patient needs. The registered nurse demonstrates through organizational skills, the ability to provide ease in flow of work. The registered nurse is knowledgeable and supportive of the hospital, department and nursing unit philosophies.
Certifications: Registered Nurse in the state of Kentucky. CPR required. ACLS preferred. CNOR preferred.
Education: A Registered professional Nurse, a graduate from an accredited School of Nursing. BSN preferred.
Experience: One year of patient care experience preferred. (Hospital Float Nurses require two years experience.) Must be knowledgeable of current nursing practices.