Registered Nurse (RN)

$29.00 - $32.00 hourly
  • Rudd Medical Services
  • 940 New Salem Rd, Murfreesboro, TN, USA
  • Sep 27, 2021
Full-time Health Care

Job Description

We are looking for a Registered Nurse to care for our patients in a correctional setting. The Registered nurse(RN) functions directly under the supervision of the site administrator and the Responsible Physician. The ideal candidate will be a well-trained professional able to give the best nursing care with little supervision. You will be compassionate and cool-tempered. You will be able to follow health and safety guidelines faithfully and consistently. The goal is to promote patient’s well-being by providing quality and compassionate nursing care.

Responsibilities

  • Screening patient’s condition and assess their needs to provide the best possible care
  • Observe and interpret patient’s symptoms and communicate them to physicians
  • Collaborate with physicians and nurses to devise individualized care plans for patients
  • Perform routine procedures (blood pressure measurements, administering injections etc.) and fill in patients’ charts
  • Adjust and administer patient’s medication and provide treatments according to physician’s orders
  • Inspect the facilities and act to maintain excellent hygiene and safety (decontaminating equipment, sanitizing surfaces, preparing beds etc.)
  • Provide instant medical care in emergencies
  • Perform intake assessment
  • Supervise and train LPNs and nursing assistants
  • Foster support and cooperation among staff members to promote a teamwork based environment

Skills

  • Proven experience as a registered nurse
  • Excellent knowledge of nursing care methods and procedure
  • In-depth knowledge of health and safety guidelines and procedures (sanitation, decontamination etc.) and willingness to follow them at all times
  • A team player with excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Responsible and compassionate
  • Outstanding organizational and multi-tasking skills
  • Patient with excellent problem-solving skills
  • Diploma from a nursing program
  • Valid nursing license