Staff Nurse - Pulmonology (PRN)

  • East Tennessee Children's Hospital
  • 2018 W. Clinch Avenue Knoxville Tennessee 37916 United States
  • Posted: Feb 20, 2019
Nursing

Job Description

BASIC PURPOSE OF THE JOB

  • Manages individualized, goal-directed nursing care through use of the nursing process and the principles of primary nursing in accordance with departmental and hospital policies and procedures.

JOB REQUIREMENTS

  • Minimum Education
    • Bachelors Degree in Nursing Preferred. Completion of an advanced Pharmacology course required.
  • Minimum Work Experience
    • 1 year pediatric nursing experience preferred.
  • Required Licenses/Certifications for position
    • RN in State of Tennessee.
  • Required Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities
    • Assessment and critical thinking skills. Skills as outlined in the RN orientation checklist. Effective communication skills.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Note: Reasonable accommodations may be made for individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position.
  • Heavy lifting, pushing and pulling is required up to 50 lbs occasionally, 20-30 lbs frequently and 10 lbs constantly to move objects of up to 150 lbs. Sudden emergency situations have the potential for exposure to lifting or moving of up to 150 lbs. Frequent bending, walking, sitting, squatting, reaching and standing are required. Keyboard/computer use and/or repetitive motions may be required.