Burn Clinic Nurse (RN) PRN
Company: HCA Healthcare
Posted on: March 17, 2019
Description SHIFT: PRN SCHEDULE: PRN/Per Diem Capital Regional is a 266-bed acute-care hospital that offers 24/7 Emergency Services in Leon and Gadsden Counties including; a Pediatric ER, Senior Care ER and an Express Care ER. Offerings also include a Bariatric Center, Behavioral Health Center, Cancer Center, Chest Pain Center w/PCI, Comprehensive Breast Center, Family Center, Heart & Vascular Center, Orthopedic Center, Physical Therapy Services, Sleep Center, Stroke Center, Surgical Services, Network-of-Care Affiliated Physician Practices, and more. Unit Description: The burn clinic at Capital Regional Medical Center is new service being offered to the community. It will operate one day per week, treating burn patients on an outpatient basis. The clinic is located on the hospital campus. POSITION SUMMARY: Facilitate care and education for all patients of the CRMC Burn Clinic. Facilitate professional education to staff, patients, and families. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Assesses patients and their families for educational needs relevant to burn care. Assesses patients for physiological, psychological, comfort and safety needs. Serves as a clinical resource for the nursing staff and health care providers to assist with planning strategy for burn care needs, as well as ongoing education. Promotes optimum independence and return to self-care as applicable to each patient's individual circumstances. In accordance with all applicable regulatory standards; designs, implements and evaluates educational activities related to assessed learning needs or knowledge deficits or patient care professionals in assigned areas. Remains current in and applies new clinical modalities, technical competencies, as well as clinical and research literature related to burn care. Maintains needed documents and materials in an organized manner such that they may be easily retrieved. Completes assignments and meets deadlines. Actively seeks ways to control costs without compromising patient safety, qualify of care or the services delivered. Demonstrates knowledge of the occurrence reporting system. Uses system to report potential patient safety issues. Follows established guidelines for reporting a significant medical error or unanticipated outcome in the patient's care which results in patient harm. Attends in-service presentations and completes all mandatory education requirements. Uses Performance Improvement Plan to improve patient safety. Regular, Punctual and dependable attendance. Other duties as assigned. TalentLivesHere Qualifications EDUCATION REQUIRED AND/OR PREFERRED: -- Associate Degree, Diploma in Nursing, required LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION: -- State of Florida RN License required -- BLS - AHA Healthcare Provider required EXPERIENCE REQUIRED OR PREFERRED: -- E xperience in acute care preferred -- Must possess the knowledge and skills necessary to effectively meet the needs of the patient/internal & external customer. SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE, AND ABILITIES: -- Effective Communication skills - both oral and written -- Strong problem solving skills -- Ability to listen, empathize and respond to patient, family, internal and external partners needs -- Able to work independently and as a team -- computer skills
Keywords: HCA Healthcare, Tallahassee , Burn Clinic Nurse (RN) PRN, Healthcare , Tallahassee, Florida
Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!