Community Healthcare System Registered Nurse (RN) in Munster, Indiana
Registered Nurse (RN)
Department:Med Surg CH 4 North
Schedule:Part-time (Benefit Eligible)
Hours:64 every 2 wks 3:00-11:30p E/O wknd & Holiday
Job Details:Scope of Care:4 North is a 30 bed multidisciplinary, 24 hour medical/surgical unit. The average daily census is 24. In times of surge this unit can flex up to a 45 bed unit. Patients over the age of 12 years may be admitted to the unit. Average patient age is 67 years.Frequent Diagnosis include cellulitis, GI disorders Respiratory infection, chest pain, and CHF.Purpose:The Staff RN is responsible for implementing, directing, communicating and documenting the nursing process and provides a safe environment for patients, visitors and associates. The nurse practices in accordance with current established standards of care, the Nurse Practice Act, the Community Healthcare System policies and procedures, and supports the mission and philosophy ofCHSby providing the highest quality care in the most cost efficient manner. The RN provides for the well-being of the community, services the needs of all people and demonstrates the values: dignity, compassionate care, community, quality and stewardship.Education/Experience:Graduate of an accredited school of nursing,current professional licensure by the State of Indiana Health Professions Bureau.BSN desirable.Successful completion of the Community Healthcare System's Personnel and Nursing Orientation Programs. Obtains and maintains current certification as required in specialty areas. Obtains and maintains current CPR certification.