RN - Emergency (req num: 10097) Emergency STPH Covington, LA
- Per Diem
- Night shift
Summary of the Job:
Responsible and accountable for a group of patients during a designated time frame and to provide care to these patients via therapeutic use of self, the nursing process, the environment/instrumentation, and other health care team members. Supervises the activities of Licensed Practical Nurses, Unit Assistants, Monitor Technicians, Certified Nursing Assistance, Nurse Technicians, unit clerks and Paramedic technicians.
Minimum Qualifications: Successfully completed Board Certified Nursing Program. Current LA RN licensure. BLS certified through the American Heart Association required upon hire. ACLS/PALS within 6 months of hire. Certification requirements vary per department.
Preferred Qualifications: One year of acute Emergency Department experience preferred.
Must possess good physical health. Some requirements include but are not limited to standing, sitting or walking for long periods of time. Lifting at least 50 pounds is required. Must be able to work with a moderate level of noise.
Physical Effort required: Constant (67%-100%) - seeing
Frequently (34%-66%) - lifting, carrying, pushing/pulling, reaching, handling/feeling, talking, hearing
Occasionally (1%-33%) - climbing (stairs, ladders, etc.), stooping, crouching
St. Tammany Parish Hospital is a full-service acute care facility committed to providing world-class healthcare while using the latest technology. We are the second-largest employer in the parish and have been delivering quality healthcare since 1954. St. Tammany Parish Hospital partnered with Ochsner Health System in 2014 and together we are focused on increasing local access to care, improving quality and reducing the cost of healthcare for area patients.
Contact : Shannon McNeely
Email : email@example.com
Tel : 985-898-4607
Fax : 985-898-4360
Address : Shannon McNeely 1202 S. Tyler Street, Covington LA