Aspirus Iron River Hospital is currently seeking a Surgical Services RN. Duties include:
· Utilizes the nursing process to identify the patient's physical and psychosocial condition based upon the nursing process of assessment, diagnosis, planning, implementing and evaluating.
· Provides competent nursing care which includes administration of medications, starting and maintaining I.V.'s and blood, utilizes various types of technical equipment. Implements the physician and nursing orders promptly with the understanding of the purpose and its relationship to the patient's plan of care.
· Directs professional and non-professional nursing personnel in the implementation of the care plans.
· Accurately records observations and nursing actions which reflect the care given.
· Instructs patient and/or family regarding treatment, procedures plan of care to alleviate apprehension.
· Collaborates with other health care team members as necessary to resolve problems and to make most effective use of the hospital's resources in delivering quality patient care. Participates in assigned committee(s).
· Establishes interpersonal relationships with the patient's family members and other health care team members, thereby facilitating a free flow of essential information necessary for the patient's plan of care.
LOCATION: Iron River, MI – Aspirus Iron River Hospital
EDUCATION / EXPERIENCE
Candidates should possess one or more of the following:
· Current State of MI RN license
· BLS, ACLS and PALS required
· Surgical nursing experience preferred
The direct population of Iron River and nearby Crystal Falls is approximately 4500, with Aspirus Iron River Hospital and Clinics providing service to approximately 18,000 people. Feel confident in raising your family in this friendly and safe rural environment.
Iron County is rich with lakes and rivers. There are over 300 major lakes and numerous smaller water sites. Travel in any direction, and you'll find rivers. This is the perfect place to launch a kayak or canoe where you can enjoy the quiet beauty only Mother Nature can provide.
Iron County and the Upper Peninsula are beautiful areas and have been recognized for their recreational potential. Weather.com selected the Upper Peninsula as one of the Top Ten Winter Family Getaways in America. Shermans Travel selected the Upper Peninsula as one of the Top Ten Summer Destinations in the World.