Resource Team RN
Company: Renown Healthcare
Posted on: November 9, 2019
Under the general direction of the Nurse Manager or Clinical
Nursing Supervisor, the Resource RN provides optimal patient care
utilizing knowledge and skills within the context of evidence based
nursing practice and the theory of human caring. The RN is
accountable for individualized patient care and outcomes over an
entire episode of care. This position may be utilized as a resource
RN in the areas of Emergency Department,
Medical/Surgical/Telemetry, ICU, and Maternal Child units when the
observation unit is closed.
Nature and Scope:
The Resource RN must provide optimal patient care through
assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation of neonatal,
pediatric, adolescent, adult, and geriatric patients and
The Resource RN must demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary
to provide care based on physical, motor/sensor, psychosocial, and
safety appropriate to the age of the patient served and meets
standards of quality as measured by the unit/department special
populations competency standards.
When possible, the family or those significant to the family are
considered as part of the assessment, planning, intervention and
evaluation efforts of this position. The Resource RN coordinates
care between other professionals.
Evidence based nursing practice, along with critical thinking
skills are required to provide optimally safe patient care when
interacting with internal and external contacts and exercising
judgment and making decisions. Professional nursing practice is
congruent with the American Nurses Association Code of Ethics.
Resource RNs may float to competencies within the system.
This position will work one major holiday per year (Thanksgiving,
Christmas, New Years) AND one minor holiday per year (President's
Day, Memorial Day, July 4th, Labor Day, Nevada Day, and/or
This position does provide patient care.
The foregoing description is not intended and should not be
construed to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, skills
and efforts or work conditions associated with the job. It is
intended to be an accurate reflection of the general nature and
level of the job.
Minimum Qualifications: Requirements - Required and/or
Must have working-level knowledge of the English language,
including reading, writing and speaking English.
One year of acute care experience preferred.
Ability to obtain and maintain a State of Nevada Registered Nurse
BLS required. ACLS certification by American Heart Association
standards required within three (3) months of hire. ACLS
certification by American Heart Association standards required
within six (6) months of hire for 200725. (ACLS not required for
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Computer / Typing:
Must possess, or be able to obtain within 90 days, the computers
skills necessary to complete online learning requirements for
job-specific competencies, access online forms and policies,
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