Registered Nurse

Medical/Surgical Department

Full-time position (36 hours per week).  Works 7:00 pm to 7:00 am and every third weekend.  Utilizes the nursing process to provide and direct quality patient care in various settings:  Med-Sug, Swing Bed, OB, SCU, ER, Outpatient, and Perioperative. Directs and provides patient/family teaching.  Provides leadership when working with health team members in maintaining standards for professional nursing practice in the clinical setting.  Completes admission assessments and documentation.  Initiates and individualizes care plans on admission.  Keeps practitioner/charge nurse informed of change in patient condition.  Must be a graduate from an approved Professional Nursing program.  Must be a Registered Nurse currently licensed in the State of Iowa.  Certification in Basic Life Support is required within 3 months of date of hire.  Advanced Cardiac Life Support certification is required within 12 months of date of hire.