Feb 26, 2024

RN Clinical Nurse II

  • UNC Health
  • Kinston, NC, USA
General Nursing

Job Description

Job Description

Description

Become part of an inclusive organization with over 40,000 diverse employees, whose mission is to improve the health and well-being of the unique communities we serve.

The Registered Nurse (RN) operates as a key member of the health care team using the nursing process, clinical skills and leadership to direct, provide and evaluate age/population specific patient care according to the department’s scope of service. Analyze patient health problems and needs, develop and implement nursing care plans, and maintain medical records.

• EDUCATION

o Graduate from an accredited School of Nursing
• EXPERIENCE
o None required for new graduates. Requirements for specialty areas are defined as 1-2 years of experience in specialty area or related clinical experience.
• LICENSURE/REGISTRATION/CERTIFICATION
o Current licensure to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of North Carolina; BCLS certification; additional certifications required in specialty areas.
• OTHER SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS
o Good interpersonal skills; Communicates clearly and concisely verbally and in writing
o Exposure and basic skills in use of clinical computer systems
o Self-motivation; strong organizational skills; able to multi-task; goal oriented
o Strong customer focus
o Strong judgment, problem-solving and decision making skills
• WORK ENVIRONMENT
o Exposure to blood borne pathogens, airborne pathogens and other infectious diseases requiring the use of protective equipment; exposure to other hazards, such as radiation, toxic waste, chemical hazards, electrical hazards, etc. based on the departments. Possible exposure to conditions, such as noxious odors, fumes, dusts, mists, gases or poor ventilation. Stressful work periods and rotating shifts.
• PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS
o Requires a range of physical activity from sedentary work to heavy work. Includes sitting, standing, walking and lifting patients; some carrying, pushing, pulling, and lifting objects involved in day-to-day activities. Ability to use appropriate Safe-Patient Handling equipment Visual acuity, auditory and verbal skills necessary. Ability to concentrate in surroundings.
• AGE SPECIFIC SERVED
o Newborn x Infant x Child x Adolescent x Adult x Geriatric x

Job Details

Legal Employer: Lenoir Health

Entity: UNC Lenoir Health Care

Organization Unit: Flex Pool

Work Type: Full Time

Standard Hours Per Week: 36.00

Work Schedule: Variable

Location of Job: LENOIR MEM

Exempt From Overtime: Exempt: Not Applicable