Company: Person Memorial Hospital
Posted on: January 16, 2022
Person Memorial Hospital
Provides direct patient care to patients using the nursing process
in accordance with applicable scope and standards of practice.
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, and 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. Works closely and professionally with all departments in
an effort to maintain a teamwork approach Serves as a mentor when
training new employees in the various functional activities
required for all patient types. Supports Department staff in
measuring and monitoring RN and staff performance regarding quality
& accuracy on a monthly basis, or as needed. Conducts audits to
ensure compliance with department standards of care. Supports RN
staff in collaboration with Department Director with:--- Work
Schedules--- Evaluations--- Escalating patient/employee concerns,
when appropriate. Practices and adheres to the "Code of Conduct"
philosophy and Mission and Value statement of the Hospital.
Reports to: Director of Nursing
Minimum EducationSuccessful completion of the Nursing Diploma
Program or an Associates Degree in Nursing from an accredited
school is required. Bachelor's degree is preferred. Required
SkillsRequires 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.Licenses:
Registered Nurse LicenseCertification: Basic Life Support (BLS) is
required upon hire. Minimum Work ExperienceRecommend 2-3 years of
recent experience a healthcare setting.
LifePoint Health is committed to providing Equal Employment
Opportunities for all applicants and employees and complies with
all applicable laws prohibiting discrimination against any employee
or applicant for employment because of color, race, sex, age,
religion, national origin, disability, genetic information, gender
identity, sexual orientation, veterans' status or any other basis
protected by applicable federal, state or local law.
Keywords: Person Memorial Hospital, Durham , Registered Nurse, Healthcare , Roxboro, North Carolina
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