LifePoint Health RN -PRN - IV Therapy in Ft. Mohave, Arizona
The Infusion Therapy Registered Nurse promotes and restores patients’ health by completing the nursing process of assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation of nursing care for ambulatory patients receiving intermittent infusion of medications such as antibiotics, cardiac medications, immunotherapy, and blood products based upon age specific and cultural needs.
Performs plan of care intervention, including medication administration, specimen collection, clinical treatments, as well as other medical care treatment.
Documents patient care given.
Monitors, records, patient vital signs and condition as patient received IV therapy. Communicates patient condition as appropriate to care team, physician, patient, and family.
Assists patients with performing activities of daily living, including personal hygiene, elimination, nutrition, and ambulation.
Collaborates as needed across disciplines to coordinate patient care, including patient transfer, discharge, referral and spiritual/psychosocial support needs.
Evaluates learning needs of patient and/or family and provides patient/family education appropriate to age, culture, condition, and circumstances.
Works as an advocate for the physical and emotional well-being of the patient.
Obtains access, draws labs, and maintains PICC and ports.
To perform this job, an individual must perform each essential function satisfactorily with or without a reasonable accommodation. Every effort has been made to make this job description as complete as possible. However, it in no way states or implies that these are the only duties the incumbent will be required to perform. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related, or is a logical assignment to the position. This position description does not restrict the right of management to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities with and without notice.
Graduate of an accredited professional nursing program BSN preferred
Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.
Basic Life Support (BLS) - American Heart Association (BLS NOT required if employee has ACLS)x Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) - American Heart Association X REQUIREDx APEX innovations 90 days from hire and annually there after X REQUIRED
[Arizona, United States] Registered Nurse
Valid registered nurse license in State of Arizona orValid multistate license from a recognized compact state acceptable to Arizona
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Organization: *Valley View Medical Center
Title: RN -PRN - IV Therapy
Location: Arizona-Ft. Mohave
Requisition ID: 7451-2596