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UnityPoint Health RN Acute-Emergency Department-Methodist in Des Moines, Iowa

Level 1 Trauma Center, Has acheived Accredidation in Cardiac, Stroke, and Heart Failure. Sees approximately 31,000 patients/year.

Assesses the needs of patients and families, providing appropriate teaching and making the necessary referrals to provide continuity of care. Develops an individual plan of care using a collaborative approach with the patient/family and health care team. Promptly completes documentation to assure an accurate legal record of patient’s care. Delivers high quality care utilizing the nursing process while demonstrating knowledge and clinical skills of the specialty required on assigned unit in accordance with established policies, procedures and standards of care. Utilizes holistic approach (considering biopsychosocial, spiritual, educational, safety, and related criteria) appropriate to the age of the patients and families served in the assigned service area. Delegates and provides direction for other healthcare team members within their scope of practice and holds them accountable for their involvement in the plan of care.

Education: Graduate of accredited nursing program, prefer BSN degree. Experience: 6 months of hospital clinical experience or demonstrated clinical efficiency, Prefer 2 years of hospital clinical experience, with at least 1 year of Emergency Department experience. License/Certification: Current licensure in good standing to practice as a Registered Nurse in [type in State]. Must possess and maintain current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification or obtain certification within three (3) months from date of hire. Valid driver’s license when driving any vehicle for work-related reasons. Prefer Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Trauma Nurse Core Curriculum (TNCC) ACLS and TNCC must be completed within 1 year of hire. For ILH and MWH Emergency Departments, PALS or ENPC must also be completed within 1 year of hire. Certification in Emergency Nursing (CEN)

Requisition ID: 2019-62732

Street: 1200 Pleasant St

Name: 3020 UnityPoint Health Des Moines

Name: Emergency Department- Meth

FTE (Numeric Only; Ex. 0.01): 0.9

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt

Scheduled Hours/Shift: Nights 7p-7a - approx 36 hours/week

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