Evaluates assigned patients and plans, implements and documents nursing care. Assists physicians during examinations and procedures. Performs various patient tests and administers medications within the scope of practice of the registered nurse. Promotes patients' independence by establishing patient care goals and teaching patients and families to understand conditions, medications, and self-care skills. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department.
*Education: Graduate of a school of nursing
*License/Certifications: Current Georgia nursing license.
*Current American Heart Association BLS and ACLS required.
*Experience: Telemetry and or critical care background required. Previous Cath Lab experience preferred but not required. Previous Intensive Care or cardiac related experience preferred.
East Georgia Regional Medical Center provides generations of families in the Statesboro area and surrounding communities with quality care, close to home. We are dedicated to delivering technologically advanced medical attention in a respectful, caring environment. Our medical center is equipped with 149 patient rooms, all which are private and furnished with full bathrooms, telephones, Wi-Fi and televisions.