Travel Nurse - RN - SDU - Stepdown Unit
Lowe, DE
Nurse Earth
Profession Nurse
Type Travel
Specialties SDU - Stepdown Unit, TELE - Telemetry, Cardiac SD - Cardiac Step Down Unit
Location Lowe, DE
Shift Open
Duration 13 weeks
Start Date ASAP
RN Stepdown

Start Date 1/6/2020
Contract Duration 13 Weeks
Shift Rotate 7p and 7a
Weekly Hours 36
Blended Rate $49.72
Gross Weekly Pay $1,790.00
Taxable Per Hour $19.00
Lodging Weekly $679.00
Meals Weekly $427.00


Job Summary:

This position is responsible for the direct and indirect nursing care of the unit patient. This position requires knowledge of departmental and hospital policies relevant to the delivery of nursing care. Interpretive skills, frequent interactive and consultative associations are inherent in this position.

Facilitates, implements, and evaluates the Patient Plan of Care and outcomes.
Collaborates with the health care team to promote positive patient outcomes. Is seen as a patient advocate.
Timely implementation of nursing interventions.
Technical Skills:
Demonstrates appropriate clinical skills and technical competence in providing patient care.
Critical Thinking:
Demonstrates appropriate clinical judgment.
Assesses, analyzes and communicates patient information in a timely manner.
Accurately and promptly documents all patient assessments, interventions , responses and provider communication.
Assess patient safety risk factors and identifies those patients requiring specific safety interventions including skin integrity, fall risk & Appropriate use of restraints.
Follows medication safety policy.
Promptly initiates appropriate interventions for safety needs.
Completes Safety Tracking Tools as required.
Delegation and supervision:
Supervises assigned staff, delegates appropriately, takes responsibility for all care provided to patients assigned.
Reports all performance issues of team members to ensure all patients receive appropriate care and attention.

Assesses educational needs of patient and family,
Provides appropriate written


Qualifications:RN - Registered Nurse BLS - Basic Life Saving certification ACLS- Advanced Cardiac Life Support NIH - Stroke Certification Experience In Hospital Or Acute Care Setting Clear Communication Skills Both Written And Verbal Able To Keep Confidential Information Regarding Patients, Team Members Able To Withstand Crisis Situations Has Skills To Provides Customer Service To Patients, Team Members And Visitors Knowledge And Experience With Electronic Health Records

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