Under the direction of the Director, the RN New Life Center is responsible for providing nursing care in accordance with the Standards of Safe Nursing Practice/Ohio Administrative Code and Understanding Scopes of Practice/Ohio Board of Nursing and ANA Scope and Standards of Care. The RN, New Life Center is responsible for assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating care for a given patient population within the established standards and practices of AGMC.
· ASSESSMENTS: Completes ongoing assessments.· Recognizes significant changes in patient condition and responds appropriately.· PLANNING: Develops measurable goals for identified problems.· Updates goals for identified problems.· Involves the patient/family (or designee) in developing a plan of care individualized to patient cultural, religious and educational needs.· Coordinates the interdisciplinary plan of care.· Serves as a patient advocate.· IMPLEMENTATION: Provides nursing care based on patient-centered outcomes and standards of care that are based on current research and evidence-based practice.· Administers patient care and treatments safely in accordance with the Standards of Safe Nursing Practice and institutional policy.· Administers medications safely in accordance with the Standards of Safe Nursing Practice and institutional policy.· Documents legibly using concise terms, correct terminology and approved abbreviations.· EVALUATION: Participates in ongoing interdisciplinary evaluation of patient/family outcomes and contributes to the improvement of care.· Participates in the quality improvement processes.· LEADERSHIP/PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT: Delegates tasks/assignments to employees according to their ability and within the scope of their job descriptions and according to the Delegation by Licensed Nurses, Ohio Administrative Code.· Serves as a resource person sharing knowledge/skills.
Qualifications: BSN Recent Labor and Delivery Experience
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Human Resources, Division of Recruitment and Retention
Akron General Health System
1 Akron General Avenue
Akron, Ohio 44307
Akron General Health System is an equal opportunity employer.