RN Job In Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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Join the Baton Rouge General Healthcare team and be appreciated in our 28 bed Emergency Department. Work in a professional and fun atmosphere where you can grow and learn. Our staff is dedicated to providing safe, compassionate and empathetic care to our patients. Work directly with patients, nurses, and physicians in a caring environment.
Educational Opportunities within the first year of employment: ACLS, PALS and MOAB.
JOB DUTIES: Coordinates patient assessment through collection of patient's health data, analyzes patient assessments to determine nursing diagnoses and identifies expected outcomes. Coordinates an interdisciplinary plan of care that prescribes interventions to attain expected outcomes, implements the interventions identified in the plan of care, and evaluates the patient's progress toward attainment of outcomes. Triage assessment on all patients. Performs focused assessments for all age populations, administers and monitors Procedural Sedation. Performs all other duties as assigned.
JOB PURPOSE OR MISSION: To improve the quality of life of patients and families by coordinating patient care processes of assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation in collaboration with the patient, family, physician, and appropriate support services for the age population served, as defined in the department’s scope of service.
EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS: 1 year acute-care with experience required. ER experience preferred
SKILL, LICENSE, AND/OR CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: RN with current Louisiana Nursing License.
Trauma Nurse Core Course (TNCC) and Crisis Prevention Training preferred.
After more than 115 years, we’ve come to appreciate what makes Baton Rouge special. Through historic changes in medicine, extraordinary developments in equipment and technology, and momentous shifts in demographics and community needs, Baton Rouge General has been a part of our community’s landscape for generations.
As people live longer, healthier lives, and as technology creates new opportunities for care, we remain committed to serving the people of Baton Rouge while embracing the new world of healthcare to create exceptional experiences and value for our patients.
With 588 licensed beds between two campuses, Baton Rouge General offers care from the neonatal intensive care unit to hospice. From our acclaimed Regional Burn Center, to our award-winning cancer program and heart services, our experienced team of professionals is here to get you healthier.