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RN FSED Nights

2024-03-21
  • Organization

  • Northwest Medical Center Bentonville Northwest Medical Center Bentonville

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  • Full Time

Job Description

 We are hiring now for our new facility in Bentonville West/Centerton. This facility is a 24/7 free-standing Emergency Room.   This state of the art, newly built facility, is located at 1580 E. Centerton Blvd. Bentonville, AR 72719.

 

Emergency Registered Nurse, RN Job Functions:

  • Triage patients who present to Emergency / Urgent Care, prioritizing care based on the critical nature and severity of a patient’s condition.
  • Assess patient condition through visual evaluation, medication reconciliation, and vital sign measurements such as: blood pressure reading pulse rate, respiration, and temperature throughout the course of a patient’s stay in the facility
  • Plan/implement: set priorities for nursing action in a logical sequence according to patient's needs and formulate a plan of care by the appropriate selection of Nurse Practice Standards. 
  • Administer medication and partner with other members of the patient care treatment team in the provision of procedures, interventions, discharge or admission processes, as prescribed by the treating physician.
  • Monitor patients for changes in condition and communicates timely and effectively with those involved in the welfare, care or treatment of the patient in compliance with applicable policies and regulations.
  • Chart all patient medical history, contact information, condition, medications, and treatment as well as update the electronic medical record throughout the patient stay in the Emergency Department. 
  • Assist the physician on duty in the examination and treatment of patients. 
  • Perform phlebotomy duties, basic laboratory procedures, wound cultures, Point of Care testing, EKGs, application of splints and other care interventions within scope of practice and direction of the practitioner. 
  • Discharge patients post treatment. Complete discharge instructions and provide thorough education, and instruction, to the patient and/or caregiver.
  • Other duties as assigned or required, which may include floating to Bentonville Main Campus

JOB REQUIREMENTS

Emergency Registered Nurse RN Job Requirements:

Education:

  • Minimum Education: Graduate of an accredited Registered Nurse Program
  • Preferred: BSN

Experience:

  • Minimum Required: One (1) year recent Emergency Room experience (within the last 3 years)
  • Preferred: Three (3) years of experience in Critical Care; Two (2) years experience in an Emergency Department.

Licensure / Certification:

  • Minimum Required:
    • Registered Nurse License issued by the state of Arkansas by date of hire
    • BLS
    • ACLS - within 30 days of hire
    • PALS and/or ENPC - within 30 days of hire
    • TNCC
  • Preferred:
    • Certification in Emergency Nursing (CEN)

 

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