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Travel Nurse RN - Pediatrics in White Plains, NY

Company: Cynet Health
Location: White Plains
Posted on: July 10, 2024

Job Description:

. 2 shifts per schedule period Description: The Registered Nurse provides direct patient care. The Registered Nurse collaborates with patients, family/significant others, peers, physicians and other members of the interdisciplinary healthcare team in the delivery of healthcare services to patients. The Registered Nurse assesses the patient's needs, plans care, implements and evaluates the medical and nursing regimens in accordance with the hospital and nursing philosophy, policies/procedures and standards. He or she demonstrates leadership skills and commitment to professional accountability and growth Essential Functions and Responsibilities: Understands and adheres to the Facility Performance Standards, Policies and Behaviors. Utilizes the nursing process to meet the age specific needs of the patient in all aspects of care: biophysical, psychosocial, education, safety/ environment and discharge planning Utilizes appropriate steps in the decision making process to include recognition and priority setting related to patient care and unit-based issues. Addresses issues with appropriate actions Collaborates and communicates with the interdisciplinary health care team Integrates patient rights and nursing ethics into work practice Adheres to infection control standards to reduce the risk of nosocomial infections to patient and staff. Adheres to the tenets of the Joint Commission National Patient Safety Goals Delegates activities to ancillary staff as it relates to the State Nurse Practice Act Adheres to the ANA Code of Nursing Ethics & Scope and Standards of Nursing Practice Supports, promotes, and practices within the Facility Professional Nursing Practice Model Sustains and advances the Magnet model Participates in the Performance Improvement initiatives Completes competency requirements Attends mandatory in-services Attends staff meetings as required/requested Utilizes cost containment practices Assumes Charge Nurse responsibility Performs other related duties as assigned Education & Experience Requirement: Graduate from an accredited school of nursing with current New York registration Baccalaureate in Nursing (BSN) required Knowledge of current nursing, medical and health trends and practices in rendering of patient care One year of acute care nursing experience preferred for areas other than medical surgical or step-down Certification: BLS certification (through American Heart Association) is required PALS certification is required NRP certification is required Successful completion of Department and Unit Orientation Program

Keywords: Cynet Health, White Plains , Travel Nurse RN - Pediatrics in White Plains, NY, Healthcare , White Plains, New York

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