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Registered Nurse Louisville Area/contract or per diem

Company: AMS Healthcare Staffing
Location: Louisville
Posted on: June 24, 2022

Job Description:

EOE STATEMENT We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law. CATEGORY NursingDESCRIPTION DescriptionREGISTERED NURSE The RN is directly responsible to the supervisors of each facility, maintaining patient care to meet the objectives of said facility. Evaluates patient's needs so as to provide necessary support to all nursing employees and helps to insure immediate care for emergency treatment of patients. Has full knowledge of ward functions and is prepared to take charge if the situation dictates. Is able to initiate CPR. Notify doctors when the need arises. The RN observes serious and critically ill patients frequently. Evaluates the nursing service given by nursing personnel and makes necessary reports to the Supervisor. Position Responsibilities


  • Plan daily care of patients in collaboration with the Nurse Coordinator and/or Nurse Manager.
  • Participates in patient teaching by providing standard instruction, reinforcement, supervision or return demonstration and by documenting activities.
  • Explain nursing and medical procedures to patients.
  • Administer medications and treatments as prescribed by the physician.
  • Check and record patient vital signs and other pertinent data: report abnormal deviations to the appropriate professional.
  • Perform related work as required.

    Individual Responsibility:

    • Provides necessary information to verify experience.
    • Presents license identification card on request.
    • Attends orientation and other staff development programs.
    • Accepts only assignments for which you are qualified.
    • Practices safely and competently within the job description.
    • Complies with all institution policies and procedures.
    • Notifies AMS Healthcare Staffing regarding problems and concerns.
    • Complies with Practice Act and other State Laws.

      POSITION REQUIREMENTS Experience: One (1) year current experience required. Education: Graduate of an accredited Nursing program. Special Qualifications: Holds a current unencumbered license to practice as a Registered Nurse in Kentucky. A current Indiana license is required for assignments in Indiana. Employees Supervised: May be responsible for other RNs, LPNs, or nursing assistants/CMTs. Physical Demands: Moderate physical demands-should be able to utilize good body mechanics and be able to lift 75 pounds. Degree of Supervision Required: Responsible to the charge nurse on a specific unit when providing staff relief or private duty in an institution. Responsible to Director of Nursing when assigned to an in home client.SHIFT -not applicable-PAY RANGE Up to $46 per hourCREATED BY Emily CarterLOCATION KY, LouisvillePI182780309

Keywords: AMS Healthcare Staffing, Louisville , Registered Nurse Louisville Area/contract or per diem, Healthcare , Louisville, Kentucky

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