Iowa Department of Administrative Services Registered Nurse in Newton, Iowa

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Registered Nurse

Salary

$54,038.40 - $83,865.60 Annually

Location

Newton - 50208 - Jasper County, IA

Job Type

Full-time

Agency

245 Corrections - Newton Correctional Facility

Job Number

19-00560

Closing

9/23/2018 11:59 PM Central

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Point of Contact

Paula Meade at (641) 792 7552 ext 678 or Paula.Meade@iowa.gov

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REGISTERED NURSE

The registered nurse demonstrates high integrity, nursing values, ethical and moral principles.

The registered nurse will practice professional nursing consistent and within the scope of the Iowa Board of Nursing Practice Act.

Will maintain current nursing license with no restrictions from the Iowa Board of Nursing

Will utilize the nursing process collecting comprehensive data pertinent to the patient's health and/or situation.

The registered nurse will document relevant data in a timely manner accurately and concisely.

Other responsibilities:

Admission, intersystem review and nursing assessments completed as part of care.

Chronic disease management and care.

Analyze the assessment date to determine the diagnosis, health concerns

Coordinate care delivery with colleagues and multiple disciples.

Show competence with all equipment and operational systems.

Participate and lead training and staff development

Must be knowledgeable of medication administration and management administered, including knowing the medication class and action.

Responsible to ensure patients know what medications they are taking and that they understand the dosage and possible side effects.

Assess for patient competence and compliance including self-administration program. Coordination of medication ordering and inventory including shipping and returning of medications with Central Pharmacy staff

Respond promptly and competently to emergencies providing care that is needed coordinating emergency medical services when indicated

Communicate effectively in a variety of formats in all areas of practice

Collaborate with colleagues and supervisors when necessary and appropriate

Utilize appropriate resources to plan and provide nursing services that are safe, effective and financially responsible

Practice in an environmentally safe and health manner

Provide clinical direction, delegation and guidance to LPN and other assistive personnel in the provision of nursing care

Other duties as assigned within the scope of expertise and professional licensing.

This job will be 9:30 pm to 7:30 am with working every other weekend but getting 80 hours in a 2 week pay period

Minimum Qualification Requirements

Licensure as Registered Nurse in the State of Iowa by the Iowa Board of Nursing or licensure as a Registered Nurse in accordance with the Nurse Licensure Compact Administrator's Agreement of the National Council of State Boards of Nursing.

BE SUREto include your Iowa or Compact State License number and expiration date with your application.

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HONEST- Do you understand that the answers to all of the following questions must be truthful, honest, and accurate to the best of your ability?

Please read all questions and answers thoroughly and make sure you understand them completely.Ensure the answers to your questions match the information filled out on your application and the attachments you have uploaded. If the answers to your questions are inconsistent with your application information or uploaded attachments, you will be given zero points for the question.Knowingly misrepresenting the facts when submitting any information related to an application, examination, certification, appeal, or any other facet of the selection process will result in your disqualification from this application and future employment with the state of Iowa.

  • Yes - I understand and agree.

  • No

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PLEASE READ CAREFULLY

Have you filed a registration statement pursuant to the federal Foreign Agents Registration Act of 1938, as amended, 22 U.S.C. §611 et seq?

  • No - I have NOT filed a registration statement pursuant to the federal Foreign Agents Registration Act of 1938, as amended, 22 U.S.C. §611 et seq

  • Yes - I HAVE filed a registration statement pursuant to the federal Foreign Agents Registration Act of 1938, as amended, 22 U.S.C. §611 et seq

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02020MQ / 82020MQ - Do you currently hold a Licensure as a Registered Nurse in the State of Iowa by the Iowa Board of Nursing or licensure as a Registered Nurse in accordance with the Nurse Licensure Compact Administrator's Agreement of the National Council of State Boards of Nursing?

  • Yes

  • No

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Agency

State of Iowa

Agency

245 Corrections - Newton Correctional Facility

Address

307 S 60th Ave WBox 218Newton, Iowa, 50208

Website

https://doc.iowa.gov/about-us/about-institutions/newton-correctional-facility

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