Covenant Health

Job Title
Clin Nurse III
ID
3302649
Facility
Parkwest Medical Center
Department Name
FLOAT POOL

Overview

Parkwest MC logo 2020rev

 

Registered Nurse- Float Pool

Part Time, 48 Hours Per Pay Period, Day Shift

 

At Parkwest Medical Center, our nursing EIC Float Pool consists of an amazing team of nurses with a broad skill set that are trained to staff our Emergency Department, Intermediate Care Areas and Critical Care Department. These units include:

  • Emergency Department
  • Neuroscience / Medical Step Down Unit
  • Cardiothoracic Step Down Unit
  • Intensive Care Unit
  • Medical Intensive Care Unit
  • Coronary Intensive Care Unit

Our EIC Float Pool exists primarily to supplement staffing needs to each of these above units; however the EIC Float Pool nurses may be sent to others areas due to staffing needs.

 

We require at least one year of recent RN experience as a requirement to join our EIC Float Pool. As an incentive for the flexible nature of our positions, we offer an additional shift differential to all float pool employees.

 

Position Summary: Provides professional nursing care within an assigned unit; coordinates care planning with other disciplines.

Responsibilities

  • Correlates patient history and support systems within hospital care/nursing home care.
  • Assesses needs of patient and family.
  • Develops and initiates plan of care, involving patient and family.
  • Recommends interventions.
  • Evaluates plan of care.
  • Clinical expertise and knowledge is such that individual can reslve complex patient, management and physician problems without supervision.
  • Leads process improvement initiatives in their own unit or participate in facility team.
  • Precepts new employees/students or attends formal preceptor workshop and is willing to precept. Reviews clinical performance of preceptee with unit leader or clinical instructor.
  • Provides four contact hours of educational activities, excluding basic patient education.
  • Contributes to development and evaluation of unit orientation program.
  • Supervises LPNs, Nursing Assistants, HUCs, Techs, and sitters.
  • Follows policies, procedures, and safety standards. Completes required education assignments annually. Works toward achieving goals and objectives, and participates in quality improvement initiatives as requested.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned or requested.

Qualifications

Minimum Education: None specified; however, must be sufficient to meet the standards for achievement of the below indicated license and/or certification as required by the issuing authority.

 

Minimum Experience: Minimum of three (3) years professional experience.

 

Licensure Requirement: Valid Tennessee RN license.

 

RN license

Apply/Share

Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
Share on your newsfeed