UnityPoint Health RN-Medical/Surgical in Marshalltown, Iowa
To assess, plan, implement and evaluate nursing care at Registered Nurse skill level, in collaboration with the Medical Plan of Care with a minimum of assistance. To function as primary nurse or charge nurse so that optimum quality of patient care is maintained according to the philosophy and objectives of UnityPoint Health - Marshalltown Hospital. To exercise accountability, responsibility, authority, autonomy and act as a role model and resource person with expanded theory and expertise.
Collaborates with other healthcare team members and the patient/family to develop an individualized plan of care.
Demonstrates the knowledge and skill necessary to provide care appropriate to any age related need of the patients served on the assigned unit.
Delegates duties based on the scope of the role, knowledge and skill of the caregiver.
Recognizes situations and significant assessment findings that require verbal or written communication and follow through to the appropriate individuals (provider, charge nurse, nurse manager, supervisor).
Obtains, records and/or accurately enters data into the EMR. Promptly completes documentation to assure an accurate legal record of patient’s care.
Communicates with the healthcare team, ancillary staff, patients and visitors in a respectful and professional manner.
Participates in and completes all education and training programs as required by hospital policy and as requested by manager/director.
care and other quality care measures at each change of caregiver or setting of care.
Demonstrates knowledge that patient and workplace safety is a priority by preventing errors, accidents and infections and reporting potential or actual concerns immediately.
RN Sign-On Bonus and BSN Forgivable Loan Programs Available
Minimum of an Associate Degree of Nursing
No previous work experience as an RN required
Internal applicants within UPH-Marshalltown, in good standing, with six months of hospital experience will be considered.
Valid RN license
Mandatory abuse reporting within 6 months
ACLS within one year
PALS for any pediatric nurse
Requisition ID: 2020-80318
Street: 3 S 4th Ave
Name: 2560 Marshalltown
Name: Medical Surgical
FTE (Numeric Only; Ex. 0.01): 0.9
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
Scheduled Hours/Shift: Nights 1900-0730/ 3 shifts per week with holiday and weekend rotation
External Company URL: http://www.unitypoint.org