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Registered Nurse for Medical Surgical Unit (FT - Flexible day/night shifts) - McLeod Loris

Loris, South Carolina

Overview

In the first year of employment, the McLeod nurse should become competent in the skills needed to meet patient care needs. Care to our patients must be competent, safe, individualized and holistic. The focus on quality of care and safety provided to patients, drives our nurses to engage in their commitment to the organization and to the profession. Nursing practice is built from the Mission, Vision and Values and strategic plan of McLeod Health. We are committed to serving as an institution that facilitates the continuing education of all nurses. We further believe qualified staff who are interested and have demonstrated positive results in improving outcomes, avoiding complications, showing expertise and demonstrating proficiency in use of state of the art technology should be considered for promotions within the organization.

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Success Profile

What makes a successful Nurse at McLeod Health? Check out the top traits we're looking for and see if you have the right mix. Additional related traits listed below.

  • Compassionate 10
  • Efficient 10
  • Responsible 10
  • Trustworthy 10
  • Collaborative 9
  • Adaptable 8
Traits are on a scale of 0 to 10

Addtional Traits

  • Deadline-Oriented
  • Multi-Tasker
  • Organized
  • Patient
  • Positive
  • Problem-Solver
  • Quick-Thinking
  • Results-Driven

Quote

Nursing at Mcleod is not a "job". Nursing at Mcleod is an opportunity to be part of an awesome team that allows you to provide excellent care to patients and grow as a professional. — Tammie, Assistant Director of Emergency Department at McLeod Health

Essential Responsibilities

Registered Nurse for Medical Surgical Unit (FT - Flexible day/night shifts) - McLeod Loris

Tracking Code
20200656
Job Description

1. Maintains a professional image and exhibits excellent customer relations to patients, visitors, physicians, and co-workers in accordance with our Service Excellence Standards and Core Value.

2. Assesses needs of the patients as assigned based on data collected through history, observation, physical, examination, and analysis of data

3. Provides appropriate nursing interventions, consistent with the Plan of Care and standard of practice, incorporating the physician’s prescribed medical plans of care.

4. Conducts hourly rounds utilizing the 4 P’s.

5. Fosters an environment that demonstrates caring, compassion, and respect for patients, families, and visitors.

6. Utilizes appropriate health and safety equipment to protect both patient and staff.

7. Utilizes standard work in caring for central lines, chest tubes, foley and suprapubic catheters, pressure ulcers, restraints and patients with high risk for falls

8. Contributes to the overall performance of the department through precepting and mentoring novice employees.

9. Contributes to the department growth and performance through hospital-system initiatives cultivating nursing involved Evidence Based Practices.

10. Demonstrates continued professional growth through setting goals and participating in educational offerings.

11. Performs all other duties as assigned.

12. Understands and recognizes appropriate storage and safety of medications (such as large volume IV’s, saline, medications in pre-packaged kits).

Required Skills

Qualifications /Training:

* Minimum 1 year of related nursing experience

Licenses/Certifications/Registrations/Education:

* Must possess a valid SC license (or compact license) - RN, BLS required

* Advanced Resuscitative Certification appropriate to population if serving in a charge nurse role

Job Location
Loris, South Carolina, United States
Position Type
Full-Time/Regular
Position Type Details
Full-Time
Physical Address
McLeod Health Loris Campus, 3655 Mitchell Street

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