$1500.00 after completion of 90 days of employment
Shift Hours: 9:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
The Registered Nurse, Infusion serves as a care team member that specializes in the administration of medications and fluids. Assesses the physical, psychological, and social needs of the patient, and improves the care experience for the patient and their family. Responsible for the nursing care of patients in the infusion area. Coordinates communication with providers on behalf of the patient. Meets the needs of the patient in relation to education, screening, prevention and follow-up care.
The physical activities of this position may include climbing, pushing, standing, hearing, walking, reaching, grasping, kneeling, stooping, and repetitive motion.
Must have good balance and coordination.
The physical requirements of this position are: medium work - exerting up to 50 lbs. of force occasionally and/or up to 25 lbs. of force frequently.
The Employee is required to have close visual acuity including color, depth perception, and field of vision to perform an activity, such as assessing patients, preparing and analyzing data and figures; transcribing; viewing a computer terminal; or extensive reading.
Frequent invasive and non-invasive patient contact.
Exposure to patient body fluids as well as exposure to hazardous or poisonous materials.
Ability to react quickly to emergency situations.
Ability to handle and administer medications, vaccinations and immunizations as needed.
Graduate from an accredited school of nursing required. BSN preferred.
One (1) year of nursing experience in a medical, surgical, and/or clinical setting.
Current license to practice as a registered nurse in the state where work is performed.
Must become Chemotherapy Infustion certified within 45 days of hire date.
Additional Salary Information: 3,000 sign on bonus
Internal Number: 100-01
About Regional One Health
Level 1 designation means there is a multidisciplinary team of highly trained specialists in the center 24/7, waiting for you to arrive in need of medical attention.
Over the last two decades, the Center’s team of surgeons, anesthesiologists, trauma nurse practitioners, certified registered nurse anesthetists, nurses, respiratory therapists, orderlies, x-ray techs, lab techs and medical students have treated nearly 100,000 trauma patients. Regional Medical Center is home to the only Level 1 Trauma Center within 150 miles. The facility includes four shock trauma bays for initial assessment, 13 critical care assessment rooms, four dedicated operating rooms, a two-bed recovery room, 23-bed trauma intensive care unit, 12-bed trauma step-down unit, and 26-bed post-trauma unit.