South Georgia Medical Center SENIOR STAFF NURSE in Lakeland, Georgia
Provides advanced level nursing care.
Coordinates patient’s plan of care with physicians and other disciplines.
Provides education/training of new nurses.
Provides patient & family education.
Maintains an atmosphere, which ensures South Georgia Medical Center’s values, goals, policies and procedures are consistently supported and enforced.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES
Education, Certification, & Licensure:
Current RN License in State of Georgia.
Current CPR required.
Applicable specialty certification preferred.
Completion of unit/service specific training program
Two years RN experience required.
Two years RN experience in related specialty area preferred.
Ability to work well individually, as a team member, and as a team leader.
Demonstrated ability to adapt to new situations, manage priorities and utilize problem-solving techniques.
Ability to read and interpret policies, standards, and think critically evaluating patient care issues.
Strong nursing skills in assessment, planning, intervention and evaluation.
Ability to communicate clearly with, and care for a diverse population of patients/family units of all ages and cultures, and/or persons occasionally exhibiting stressed behaviors.