Regional Medical Center at Memphis Registered Nurse, Trauma ER in Memphis, Tennessee

Registered Nurse, Trauma ER

Job Code Number:

1620100-2236-06

Department:

Trauma Resus

Schedule:

Full-time

Shift:

Night shift w/rotation

Hours Per Week:

36

Status:

Full-time, Night Shift

Contact Information:

Contact: Kari Daniel

Email:

karwilliams@regionalonehealth.org

Job Details:

Regional One Health is presently looking for Registered Nurses to work in our Trauma ER!

Provides triage of trauma patients arriving by ambulance or sent directly to department. Provides professional nursing care to patients within trauma resuscitation/emergency unit utilizing the nursing process to assess, plan, implement and evaluate patient care.

REQUIREMENTS: Graduate of an approved nursing school/program. Qualified by education, training or experience to work with the adolescent, adult and/or geriatric patient population as specialty assignment dictates.

EXPERIENCE: Minimum Two (2) years experience working as a Registered Nurse in an critical care/emergency environment is required. TNCC and/or Trauma Nurse Certification desired.

LICENSE OR CERTIFICATION: Registered Nurse licensure to work in state of TN. Current CPR/BLS certifications required. ACLS and PALS course required within 3 months of assignment.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS: Prolonged standing and walking; lifting, turning patients and equipment; repeated bending, squatting and stooping; exposure to infectious agents. Visual acuity is needed to assess color changes, to verify accuracy of written materials, and to administer and accurately prepare medications. Heavy Work - Exerting up to 150 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 75 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 30 pounds of force constantly to move objects. (May be further defined as "with or without assistance").

Graduation from Approved/Accredited Nursing School ACLS Certification BLS Certification Multi State RN Licensure Required Customer service skills are required Experience is preferred