RN – IV Therapy – FT Days

Written by lifepoint - - Comments Off on RN – IV Therapy – FT Days
LifePoint Health
Published
May 4, 2021
Location
Fort Mohave, Arizona
Job Type

Description

RN - IV Therapy - FT Days in Fort Mohave, AZ at Valley View Medical Center

Date Posted: 5/4/2021

Job Snapshot

Valley View Medical Center

About Us

Valley View Medical Center is a 90-bed acute care facility that offers 24-hour emergency service, surgical services as well as outpatient service. For more information on Valley View Medical Center please visit:
http://www.lifepointhealth.net/serving-communities/our-communities/valley-view-medical-center

Job Description

Valley View Medical Center

The Infusion Therapy Registered Nurse promotes and restores patients’ health by completing the nursing process of assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation of nursing care for ambulatory patients receiving intermittent infusion of medications such as antibiotics, cardiac medications, immunotherapy, and blood products based upon age specific and cultural needs.

Performs plan of care intervention, including medication administration, specimen collection, clinical treatments, as well as other medical care treatment.

Documents patient care given.

Monitors, records, patient vital signs and condition as patient received IV therapy. Communicates patient condition as appropriate to care team, physician, patient, and family.

Assists patients with performing activities of daily living, including personal hygiene, elimination, nutrition, and ambulation.

Collaborates as needed across disciplines to coordinate patient care, including patient transfer, discharge, referral and spiritual/psychosocial support needs.

Evaluates learning needs of patient and/or family and provides patient/family education appropriate to age, culture, condition, and circumstances.

Works as an advocate for the physical and emotional well-being of the patient.

Obtains access, draws labs, and maintains PICC and ports.

To perform this job, an individual must perform each essential function satisfactorily with or without a reasonable accommodation. Every effort has been made to make this job description as complete as possible. However, it in no way states or implies that these are the only duties the incumbent will be required to perform. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related, or is a logical assignment to the position. This position description does not restrict the right of management to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities with and without notice.

Job Requirements

Minimum Education

Graduate of an accredited professional nursing program BSN preferred

Required Skills

Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.

Certifications:

Basic Life Support (BLS) - American Heart Association (BLS NOT required if employee has ACLS)x Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) - American Heart Association X REQUIREDx APEX innovations 90 days from hire and annually there after X REQUIRED

Required Licenses

[Arizona, United States] Registered Nurses
Valid registered nurse license in State of Arizona orValid multistate license from a recognized compact state acceptable to Arizona

LifePoint Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities for all applicants and employees and complies with all applicable laws prohibiting discrimination against any employee or applicant for employment because of color, race, sex, age, religion, national origin, disability, genetic information, gender identity, sexual orientation, veterans’ status or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

LifePoint Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities for all applicants and employees and complies with all applicable laws prohibiting discrimination against any employee or applicant for employment because of color, race, sex, age, religion, national origin, disability, genetic information, gender identity, sexual orientation, veterans' status or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

"LifePoint Health" is a trade name used to refer to an organization of affiliated entities that own and operate hospitals and other healthcare providers in more than 80 communities. LifePoint Health, Inc. is a holding company only. It does not own or operate hospitals or healthcare providers and does not have any employees. When terms such as "LifePoint" or "LifePoint Health" or "we" or "us" are used herein, they refer to LifePoint Health, Inc. and its operating subsidiaries. When terms such as "hospital" or "provider" or "facility" are used herein, they refer to the hospitals or other healthcare providers that are wholly owned and operated by subsidiaries of LifePoint Health, Inc. Finally, when terms such as "LifePoint employees" or "our employees" are used herein, they refer to individuals employed by subsidiaries of LifePoint Health, Inc.

Privacy Policy

Related Jobs

Comments are closed.