HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse - RN - Pediatric MRI in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

RN - Registered Nurse - Pediatric MRI Days - Monday - FridayPLUSCall Experience Preferred

General Description:

Under general supervision, provides nursing care in a hospital to a variety of patients with health problems ranging from simple to complex.

Essential Function/Duties: * Assumes responsibility for an assigned group of patients. * Documents patient responses to nursing interventions and prescribed medical treatments; notes all changes in physician order on assigned patients.
* Assists physician in the examination of patients and in performing minor diagnostic procedures and treatment.
* Obtains and monitors physiological data of patients, observes the physiological manifestations of patients and intervenes when necessary.
* Administers medication as prescribed. * Initiates, regulates and monitors intravenous infusions and blood products. * Delivers patient care competently.
* Interacts with family and patient in sharing care plan while in the hospital and at time of discharge. * Informs patient and family of hospital procedures.
* Makes referral regarding patient care needs to appropriate personnel.
* Delegates tasks to support staff.

Minimum Qualifications:

*Education: Graduation from an approved school of nursing.

*Licensure: Possession of a valid temporary license or permanent license issued by the Oklahoma State Board of Nurse Registration and Nursing Education as a Registered Nurse prior to entrance on duty. Permanent license must be obtained within 3 months of appointment.

*Preference will be given to applicants with one (1) year of acute care RN experience.*

Physical Requirements (with or without accommodations): * Requires frequent bending, reaching, squatting, kneeling, moving, lifting of patients and sufficient manual dexterity to operate therapeutic equipment.
* Must be able to stand and/or to walk for long periods at a time. * May be required to perform repetitive tasks and motions. * Requires sufficient visual acuity to read charts and equipment displays.
* Requires ability to hear alarms, telephones and normal speaking voice. * Good mental and physical health to work for long periods of time in a highly stressful atmosphere is required.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: * Knowledge of professional nursing theory, practices, techniques and procedures.
* Ability to organize, plan, coordinate and evaluate nursing services and apply nursing techniques. * Ability to maintain good working relationships with other employees.
* Good verbal and written communication skills. * Ability to respond effectively to cultural and language needs of patients and visitors. * Some computer skills.

Title: Registered Nurse - RN - Pediatric MRI

Location: Oklahoma-Oklahoma City-OU Medical Center

Requisition ID: 00322-25052