Registered Nurse

Contract posted 6 months ago

Job Description

INDUSTRY: Healthcare

SUMMARY:

Merit Services is seeking an experienced Packaging Operator for our client. Successful candidates will have the ability to implement a plan of care including free and interdependent nursing functions, and an understanding of the responsibility-based practice.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Provide direct patient care and assessment, including monitoring vital signs, administering medication, and performing routine medical procedures.
  • Maintain accurate and detailed patient records and charts.
  • Collaborate with healthcare professionals to develop and implement patient care plans.
  • Educate patients and their families on preventative healthcare measures and self-care techniques.
  • Monitor and report any changes in patient conditions or behavior to healthcare professionals.
  • Maintain a safe and clean working environment, adhering to infection control protocols.
  • Participate in continuous education and training to maintain current knowledge of healthcare trends, practices, and technologies.
  • Adhere to ethical and professional standards of nursing practice.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor’s degree or associate degree in nursing.
  • Current state nursing license.
  • Strong communication skills and ability to work collaboratively with healthcare professionals, patients, and their families.
  • Excellent critical thinking and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to work under pressure and handle emergencies calmly and efficiently.
  • Knowledge of nursing standards of care and ethical practices.
  • Basic computer skills and experience using electronic medical records systems.