Same Day Surgery

Cookeville Regional Medical Center

Registered Nurse/LPN Apply
PRN
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Description:

Registered Nurse

This position is responsible for providing professional nursing care utilizing the nursing process within an assigned unit; assesses, treats and care for patients demonstrating an understanding of the cognitive, physical, emotional and chronological maturation process; coordinates care planning with other disciplines.  Oversees the work of other professional and non-professional personnel. 

 

  1. EDUCATION:  Graduate of a school of professional nursing.  Current Tennessee RN license.  (See Unit Specific Requirements)

 

  1. EXPERIENCE:  Experience in acute care nursing preferred.  (See Unit Specific Requirements)

 

  1. SKILLS:  BLS upon hire or during orientation (See Unit Specific Requirements) 

  

Same Day Care Unit

1.  Previous experience preferred

2.  PALS within 1 year of hire

3.  Basic Arrhythmia course upon hire or within 1 year (Exception:  Nurses with experience in patient populations requiring arrhythmia interpretation will be given the standard CRMC Basic Arrhythmia test and those scoring 85 or greater will not be required to attend Basic Arrhythmia.

LPN

This position is responsible for providing nursing care utilizing the nursing process within an assigned unit; observes, assesses, treats and cares for patients demonstrating an understanding of the cognitive, physical, emotional and chronological maturation process.  Oversees the work of non-licensed personnel.

 

1.  EDUCATION: Graduate of a school of practical Nursing.  Current Tennessee LPN license. (See Unit Specific Requirements)

 

2.  EXPERIENCE: Experience in acute care nursing and in the specialty in the department of hire preferred  (See Unit Specific Requirements)

 

3.  SKILLS:  BLS required at hire or during orientation, IV Qualified.  (See Unit Specific Requirements)